Skyrocket’s Sky Viper Drones Fly Into The Holiday Season With New Sky Viper V2450 GPS Drone

Skyrocket’s Sky Viper Drones Fly Into The Holiday Season With New Sky Viper V2450 GPS Drone

SkyViper with Ardupilot As the number one seller of toy drones YTD August 2017*, according to NPD, Skyrocket LLC launched its new edition, the Sky Viper V2450 GPS Streaming Video Drone. Featuring a return-to-home button as well as a built-in GPS, the Sky Viper GPS Drone outperforms every drone in its class. The newest drone in Skyrocket’s Sky Viper family is made with best-in-class ArduPilot firmware and utilizes positional awareness […]

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UAS are everywhere, and it takes all types of technology to defeat them

UAS are everywhere, and it takes all types of technology to defeat them

The drone buzzed over U.S. ground troops in southern Syria. It was big, about the size of a Predator, and it was armed. Without warning, it fired. The munition “hit dirt,” a Pentagon spokesman later told reporters , and a U.S. aircraft shot the UAV down. But the incident, along with a similar shootdown two weeks later , are just recent examples of the threat drones pose to U.S. and […]

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Identify And Track Airborne Drones With AeroScope

Identify And Track Airborne Drones With AeroScope

Identify And Track Airborne Drones With AeroScope From DJI DJI has developed a new solution to identity and track airborne drones with existing technology that can address safety, security and privacy concerns. Meet AeroScope. Pass Your FAA Part 107 Exam With UAVGS AeroScope uses the existing communications link between a drone and its remote controller to broadcast identification information such as a registration or serial number, as well as basic […]

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Emergency Defibrillator Drone Delivery Program

Emergency Defibrillator Drone Delivery Program

New Emergency Defibrillator Drone Delivery Program From Flirtey Drone delivery service, Flirtey announced an exciting new partnership with REMSA , a community-integrated emergency medical services provider, to launch the first automated external defibrillator (AED) drone delivery service in the United States. Cardiac arrest is the leading cause of natural death in America, with more than 350,000 out-of-hospital cases each year, according to the American Heart Association. For every minute that […]

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Finally a delivery drone that makes sense – PAC P-750 XSTOL

Finally a delivery drone that makes sense – PAC P-750 XSTOL

Chinese PAC convert It had to happen, a conventional aircraft modified to be used as a delivery drone. China Daily has reported on the modification of a utility aircraft A PAC P-750 XSTOL turboprop aircraft, built by the New Zealand plane manufacturer Pacific Aerospace, has been modified into an unmanned aircraft and has recently begun conducting taxiing tests, said Chen Xiang, director of unmanned aircraft vehicle guidance at Aviation Industry […]

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Flirtey Partners with Ambulance Service to Launch Emergency Drone Delivery Program in USA

Flirtey Partners with Ambulance Service to Launch Emergency Drone Delivery Program in USA

A Flirtey drone delivers an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) to assist a victim of cardiac arrest. (PRNewsfoto/Flirtey) Flirtey, the leading drone delivery service, and REMSA, a community-integrated emergency medical services provider, today announced a partnership to launch the first automated external defibrillator (AED) drone delivery service in the United States. Cardiac arrest is the leading cause of natural death in America, with more than 350,000 out-of-hospital cases each year, according […]

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UVify Bets On Drone Racing

UVify Bets On Drone Racing

Mason Trinca, Special To The Chronicle UVify Bets On Drone Racing Becoming The New NASCAR Pass Your FAA Part 107 Exam With UAVGS San Francisco startup UVify says it is capitalizing on “the next big thing” in sports: drone racing. “It marks a cultural shift to tech-driven entertainment and competitive sports,” said Robert Cheek, the company’s head of business development. UVify has several models of its Draco drones: Draco Research, […]

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Yamaha To Launch YMR-01 Drone

Yamaha To Launch YMR-01 Drone

Yamaha To Launch YMR-01 Drone In 2018 According to New Atlas , Yamaha has announced that it will show a new prototype industrial multi-rotor YMR-01 industrial drone at tomorrow’s Next Generation Agriculture Expo Tokyo . The new Yamaha drone is just one of many new drones aimed at the Japanese agricultural industry that will be launched at the expo, but it is somewhat of a landmark in that it is […]

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Regulations obstruct high-value European drone market

Regulations obstruct high-value European drone market

Plea for more space and consistent regulations for drones in Europe – concerns 1,500 jobs in Twente alone The rules for the use and testing of drones should be relaxed and harmonised in a European context. Today, the City of Enschede, the Province of Overijssel and Nokia presented this plea to the European Commission at a drone conference in Brussels. The plea is the basis of a manifesto to be […]

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U-space steps up to PODIUM

U-space steps up to PODIUM

The SESAR Horizon 2020 PODIUM project will demonstrate unmanned aircraft system traffic management (UTM) services, procedures and technologies at four operational sites in Denmark, France and the Netherlands throughout 2018 and 2019. It supports U-space, the European Commission’s vision for the safe, secure and efficient handling of drone traffic and a key enabler for the growing drone market to generate economic and societal benefits. The Proving Operations of Drones with […]

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