NASA, BP and the UK Ministry of Defence Confirmed for the Commercial UAV Show

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NASA, BP and the UK Ministry of Defence Confirmed for the Commercial UAV Show,27 Jul 2017 in News

Now in its 4th year, The Commercial UAV Show has released the full conference agenda which includes contributions from NASA, BP and the UK Ministry of Defence. Marcus Johnson, Research Aerospace Engineer, Aviation Systems Division, at the NASA Ames Res…Read more… #quadcopters #drones



Prosumer Drones Continue to Gain Ground in Pro Video with SlingStudio Solutions,27 Jul 2017 in DJI

Sling Media, a subsidiary of DISH Network Corp, has introduced a platform compatible with DJI drones. It’s a match that works on both sides.  As DJI works to raise it’s profile in the professional market, Sling Media – with the SlingStudio system – is moving to broaden it’s customer base into the consumer market.  SlingStudio, says […]

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Sky-Futures Debuts Global Franchise Program for Industrial Drone Inspections,27 Jul 2017 in aerial&drone&Drones&UAV

Sky-Futures, a provider of drone-based inspections for the global industrial markets, has announced its first international franchise, Sky-Futures Malaysia. Datuk Wan Zulkiflee Wan Ariffin, president and group CEO of Malaysian oil and gas company Petronas, officially launched the franchise at the Oil & Gas Asia Exhibition at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre on July 12. […]

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THOR hybrid UAV hovers like a helicopter, flies like a plane,27 Jul 2017 in United States

The THOR prototype can transition from hover to fixed-wing cruise mode by rotating its wings into ...

The THOR prototype can transition from hover to fixed-wing cruise mode by rotating its wings into alignment

Conventional multicopter drones are excellent at hovering and VTOL, but they can’t cover long distances as efficiently as fixed-wing aircraft. A team of students from the Singapore University of Technology and Design is trying to get the best of both worlds with the Transformable HOvering…

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Aerial Roof Inspections Workshop: Drone Entrepreneurs Reaching New Heights Without the Climb,27 Jul 2017 in Uncategorized

The aerial inspection industry is one of the fastest growing markets for commercial drone use. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) estimates […]

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You can fly this drone around the office without getting fired — maybe,27 Jul 2017 in drone&Drones&Mashable

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. While the most commonly used drones are smaller than your average aircraft, they’re not exactly safe for work. After all, they’re meant toRead more… #quadcopters #drones



Concern Over UK Drone Collision Study is Justified,27 Jul 2017 in News

You may or may not have heard about the proposed regulations for drone pilots in the UK. The UK Department for Transport put forward policy proposals that will mean pilots flying drones that weigh more than 250 grams will soon need to register their aircraft and complete a safety awareness test. Wherever you’re flying in […]

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3 Fundraising Tips From the Startup That Raised $20 Million to Turn Drone Racing Into a Sport,27 Jul 2017 in Uncategorized

It’s not supposed to be easy, but these tips will surely make it smoother. Article by Jackelyn Ho, Read more on http://feeds.inc.com/~r/home/updates/~3/O9efLuzGGZo/3-fundraising-tips-from-the-startup-that-raised-2.htmlRead more #quadcopters #drones



Parrot Disco: A Fixed Wing Drone Designed for Beginners and Enthusiasts Alike,27 Jul 2017 in featured&Parrot

Parrot looks to be taking a new tack in its competition with DJI by packaging their Disco as a drone for all users: beginners, enthusiast, and commercial users. Parrot has crafted the offering for both beginner and expert model aircraft enthusiasts that enables them to connect their own RC transmitter (SBus, Sumd or CPPM protocols) […]

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AirVuz Profiles FPV Pilot Travis Samson aka GAPiT,27 Jul 2017 in Video

From time to time AirVuz profiles FPV flyers. The feature is called “Behind the Goggles.” This past week they spoke with Travis Samson aka GAPiT. “Travis Samson is flying solo… quite literally. There’s not a big drone scene on Bainbridge Island… which is about an hour outside of Seattle. We met up with him at […]

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