Picking Out a Travel Case for Your Drone

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Picking Out a Travel Case for Your Drone
Picking Out a Travel Case for Your Drone

What’s the best type of case for traveling with drones and accessories? Answer: A hard-shell, polyethylene case is superior for both transit and shipping. Look for name brands with strong replacement warranties in the event of freak failures in the handles or otherwise. Also look for optional or included locking mechanisms and  ergonomic features, such […]

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Virginia Tech: How Much Injury Can a Drone Crash Cause? It Depends
Virginia Tech: How Much Injury Can a Drone Crash Cause? It Depends

At the beginning of this year, Virginia Tech, a longtime unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) researcher and home to one of the federal drone test sites, announced it would be using dummies to test the potential impact of drone crashes on humans. Now, the university has revealed the results of the peer-reviewed academic study, which shows […]

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Drone Mapping Proves its Worth for Kentucky Highway Construction
Drone Mapping Proves its Worth for Kentucky Highway Construction

Identified Technologies, a Pittsburgh-headquartered provider of drone mapping for construction and energy job sites, has announced a new partnership with Ohio-based Kokosing Construction Co. According to the companies, the collaboration reduced costs and increased efficiency on a multimillion-dollar Kentucky highway project. Specifically, Kokosing needed to survey two 500-acre sites to track progress and profitability as […]

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New Matternet Drone Station Enables Fully Automated Battery, Package Exchange
New Matternet Drone Station Enables Fully Automated Battery, Package Exchange

Matternet, Menlo Park, Calif.-based developer of an autonomous drone logistics platform, has unveiled the Matternet Station, which the company says enables fully automated ground operations for Matternet customer networks. The Matternet Station is the third and final technology component for enabling Matternet’s vision of distributed, peer-to-peer logistics networks. It is integrated with the company’s autonomous […]

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San Jose Mayor Names Drone Team the Winner of Graffiti-Removal Challenge
San Jose Mayor Names Drone Team the Winner of Graffiti-Removal Challenge

A graffiti-cleaning drone has been announced by San Jose, Calif., Mayor Sam Liccardo as the winner of the Unleash Your Geek contest, a competition launched last year that challenged the Bay Area to develop a device that could make removing graffiti on highways quicker and cheaper. According to a press release from the mayor, downtown […]

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DJI Inspire 2
DJI Inspire 2

When DJI comes out with something new, it always makes news, and its new Inspire 2 is the hot ticket right now. Improving on a well-built and tested design, the Inspire 2 is a little bigger and faster than its predecessor. We tested out the package tha…Read more… #quadcopters #drones

Intel Puts on ‘Wonder Woman’ Drone Light Show Over Dodger Stadium
Intel Puts on ‘Wonder Woman’ Drone Light Show Over Dodger Stadium

Last week, Intel put on a 300-drone light show to promote the home entertainment release of Wonder Woman for Warner Bros. and Ultra Productions. On Sept. 14, the Intel Shooting Star drones, equipped with LED lights, were operated by an all-female crew over Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles. Cellist Tina Guo performed in tandem, according […]

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Measure Rolls out Another Turnkey Drone Solution for Renewable Energy Inspections
Measure Rolls out Another Turnkey Drone Solution for Renewable Energy Inspections

Drone as a Service company Measure has added turnkey wind farm inspections to its portfolio of aerial data collection solutions. According to the Washington, D.C.-headquartered company, wind farm operators can outsource preventive maintenance inspections to Measure’s drone pilots and data analysts for problem identification on turbines. The service helps avert critical turbine failures and efficiency […]

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Wyvern Announces Partnership With Women and Drones Group
Wyvern Announces Partnership With Women and Drones Group

Wyvern Ltd., a provider of risk management solutions for manned and unmanned aviation, has partnered with Women and Drones to offer the firm’s EXACT UAS Certification assessments to the organization’s members at a discounted rate. Women and Drones members will receive a 10% discount on EXACT UAS Certification assessments, which focus on applying aviation best […]

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New Skylogic Research Report Underscores UAS Industry Growth
New Skylogic Research Report Underscores UAS Industry Growth

Following an extensive online survey, Skylogic Research LLC – a research, content and advisory services firm supporting the commercial unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) industry – has released its 2017 Drone Market Sector Report, examining worldwide drone sales, service providers, business users and software services. The independent research, partially underwritten by Airware and DroneDeploy, identified that […]

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