Latest Drone News, Uses, Research And Innovation

Read the latest drone news today along with new developments in the unmanned aircraft systems aviation (UAV) industry.

These daily drone news articles cover the latest innovations, developments, research and regulations from the top UAV bloggers, service providers and  manufacturers.

Drone news and articles from experts including SUAS News, UAV Expert News, DroneBlog, Unmanned Aerial, Rotor Drone Mag, Dronelife, 3DR, the Drone Girl, Gizmodo drone feed and many more.

For some extra reading, here is a list of the top drone blogs with even more news and reviews.  The Wing Blog will also keep you up to date on the latest news in their drone delivery program.

This drone news web page covers today and the previous 7 days of drone news.

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  • U.S. Policy on the Export of Unmanned Aerial Systems
    by Press on August 9, 2020 at 1:13 pm

    The President has approved an update to the policy governing the international sale, transfer, and subsequent use of U.S.-origin Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS). This policy updates and replaces the previous policy announced in April 2018. With this change, the U.S. government is invoking its national discretion on the implementation of the Missile Technology Control Regime’s

  • How To Aerial Film People And Best Drone Footage Of People
    by Fintan Corrigan on August 8, 2020 at 7:35 pm

    These aerial filming people tips will give you an extra bit of knowledge to increase the professionalism of your drone cinematography.  Along with these tips to film people using a drone, we have 2 excellent videos with some of the ... Read more The post How To Aerial Film People And Best Drone Footage Of People appeared first on DroneZon.

  • Drones for Marine Monitoring
    by Droneblog Editor on August 8, 2020 at 12:22 am

    Guest post by Emily Folk Marine monitoring is an essential task for scientists. The wildlife, plant life and environment are key areas of study, and with the right equipment, researchers can optimize their jobs and gain more insight. While traditional methods of monitoring — by plane, on foot and through satellite — are helpful, unmanned

  • The 6 Top Podcasts For Drone Enthusiasts
    by Droneblog Editor on August 8, 2020 at 12:16 am

    As the potential for drones grows year on year, so does the number of drone specific podcasts available. With more industries and niches discovering what drones can do for business, and more people learning to enjoy drones for recreational use, there are podcasts that cater to everyone too. Choosing which podcast suits your drone interests

  • Volansi Signs Teaming Agreement with N.C. Department of Transportation
    by Droneblog Editor on August 8, 2020 at 12:09 am

    SAN FRANCISCO, CA, August 4, 2020 – Volansi, Inc., the California-based cargo drone delivery service provider developing autonomous VTOL UAVs, today announces it has signed a teaming agreement with the N.C. Department of Transportation to begin commercial, middle-mile drone delivery projects in North Carolina.  Volansi and the N.C. Department of Transportation will work together with the

  • Mission Profile: 3D Mapping An Osprey Nest (On a Cell Tower!)
    by Debra Cleghorn on August 7, 2020 at 7:12 pm

    Wildlife conservation is one use for small, civil uncrewed aircraft systems (UAS) that is seldom listed among the marquee applications for the technology, such orthomosaic mapping, industrial inspection, and emergency response, to name a few, yet it has the potential to make significant contributions to environmental preservation. That’s what I learned when June Stephens, an The post Mission Profile: 3D Mapping An Osprey Nest (On a Cell Tower!) appeared first on RotorDrone.

  • European Drone Industry: Terra Drone and Skytools Create Rotterdam Drone Hub
    by Miriam McNabb on August 7, 2020 at 6:58 pm

    Japan’s global drone services powerhouse, Terra Drone, has invested in Dutch drone services company Skytools to create a major European drone hub in Rotterdam.  The new venture will include drone training facilities and a research and development center. Terra Drone Corporation provides commercial clients with end to end drone solutions, and is rapidly gaining market The post European Drone Industry: Terra Drone and Skytools Create Rotterdam Drone Hub appeared first on DRONELIFE.

  • Flight Over People: Botlink Scores a Nationwide Waiver from FAA
    by Miriam McNabb on August 7, 2020 at 6:29 pm

    Current drone regulations prohibit flight over people except under very specific circumstances – a serious limitation for many drone applications, especially in populated areas.  Fargo, ND drone services and development company Botlink will now be able to explore the possibilities of flight over people, however.  Botlink has receved a nationwide waiver for four years from The post Flight Over People: Botlink Scores a Nationwide Waiver from FAA appeared first on DRONELIFE.

  • Maverick drone systems joins Microdrones distribution network
    by Press on August 7, 2020 at 3:51 pm

    Maverick Drone Systems, a leading distributor of innovative drone systems based in Savage Minnesota, has announced they are now offering Microdrones integrated systems as part of their sales products.  Becoming a distributor allows Maverick Drone Systems to provide advanced Microdrones solutions that encompass all necessary components for enterprise operations. Adam Shaw, CEO & President of

  • Skydio launches money-saving accessory bundles with new Sport Kit, Cinema Kit
    by Sally French on August 7, 2020 at 11:39 am

    Skydio, which is making big waves this year with the launch of its Skydio 2 drone, just launched two new accessory bundles that could save you money. Skydio now offers two new accessory bundles — the Sport Kit and the Cinema Kit — in addition to the Skydio 2 Pro Kit Upgrade that was already The post Skydio launches money-saving accessory bundles with new Sport Kit, Cinema Kit appeared first on The Drone Girl.

  • Sunbirds – How We Revolutionize Water Monitoring in Livestock Farming
    by Press on August 7, 2020 at 11:00 am

    MDH Pty Ltd is one of Australia’s largest beef cattle operations, and its history dates back to 1827. Nowadays, the family owned and operated business runs 175,000 head of cattle across 3.5 million hectares in outback Queensland. MDH is well known for strongly supporting and leading research and development within the beef industry. Monitoring huge

  • Drones used to conduct automated inspections at Cranfield Airport
    by Press on August 7, 2020 at 10:40 am

    Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) have been used to inspect the runway at Cranfield Airport remotely for the first time. The flights make use of ‘drone-in-a-box’ technology with the aim of enabling routine inspections to take place with UAVs that can be automatically deployed, recovered and recharged without the need for an on-site pilot. In the future, drones

  • Dedrone Announces Aaditya Devarakonda as Chief Executive Officer
    by Press on August 7, 2020 at 10:33 am

    Dedrone, the market leader in airspace security technology, is delighted to announce Aaditya Devarakonda (AD) has been elected Chief Executive Officer and Board Member of Dedrone, effective August 6, 2020. AD joined Dedrone’s advisory team in 2019, then formally joined the company as President and Chief Business Officer in 2020. He takes over from Joerg Lamprecht,

  • DJI Pilot App Security: DJI Says Claims About App Security Misleading
    by Miriam McNabb on August 6, 2020 at 6:30 pm

    DJI is clearly getting sick of the barrage of recent reports questioning their security; some of which don’t even bother to get the facts right.  The latest report from Synacktiv questions the DJI Pilot App security: but DJI has issued a statement pointing out the problems with a report written by a firm that doesn’t The post DJI Pilot App Security: DJI Says Claims About App Security Misleading appeared first on DRONELIFE.

  • Parrot Partners With Drone Light Show Creator Dronisos
    by Jason Reagan on August 6, 2020 at 6:08 pm

    European drone maker Parrot is expanding its partnership with swarm-drone light show producer Dronisos. The plan will develop new applications for drone flight automation leveraging Parrot’s  ANAFI UAV platform. Dronisos’ drone swarms deploy dancing drones and lights for a variety of clients, including Lancôme, Peugeot, FIFA and Oreo. “These shows require sophisticated drone flight automation to synchronize The post Parrot Partners With Drone Light Show Creator Dronisos appeared first on DRONELIFE.

  • Drone Sightings Data: The Truth About What the Reports Show
    by Miriam McNabb on August 6, 2020 at 5:55 pm

    Drone sightings data – the incidents where manned aircraft pilots or other stakeholders sight a drone that they are concerned may be unauthorized – are frequently cited as data in support of stricter drone regulations or drone bans.  A recent report by drone attorney Jonathan Rupprecht takes a deeper dive into recent drone sightings data. The post Drone Sightings Data: The Truth About What the Reports Show appeared first on DRONELIFE.

  • Cargo Delivery Drones: Volansi Signs Deal with NC DOT, Helping to Shape the Future
    by Miriam McNabb on August 6, 2020 at 3:41 pm

    It’s a very exciting time for drone delivery: short distance tests of small package delivery are happening all over the world.  Residential drone delivery is a potential game changer for the retail industry, but cargo delivery drones offer a potentially more valuable and immediate solution for industry.  CA-based Volansi, experts in autonomous delivery of cargo The post Cargo Delivery Drones: Volansi Signs Deal with NC DOT, Helping to Shape the Future appeared first on DRONELIFE.

  • NASA Small Business Partnership Prepares Drone for 30-Day Science Flights
    by Press on August 6, 2020 at 1:17 pm

    Aircraft play an essential role in how we study and understand Earth’s surface, climate, and atmosphere. Now, a new commercial unmanned aircraft system (UAS) aims to bring about a powerful way to observe our planet for days or weeks on end. With the help of NASA’s Ames Research Center in California’s Silicon Valley, Swift Engineering

  • DroneInch Named as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Hype Cycle for Drones and Mobile Robots, 2020
    by Press on August 6, 2020 at 1:01 pm

    DroneInch, Inc., the industry’s first drone automation software to power the entire drone operations lifecycle, today announced it was named a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Hype Cycle for Drones and Mobile Robots, 2020 under the Drone Management Platforms category. Gartner defines this category as “drone management platforms refer to software by which organizations manage

  • 2019 marked a record year for drone investment worldwide
    by Sally French on August 6, 2020 at 12:45 pm

    Worried that drones are just a hype bubble? Investors don’t seem to think so, as 2019 marked a record year for drone investment around the world. More than $1.2 billion was invested in the drone industry across 157 investment deals, according to The Drone Investment Report 2020, done by drone research firm Drone Industry Insights. $830 The post 2019 marked a record year for drone investment worldwide appeared first on The Drone Girl.

  • Terra Drone invests in Dutch Drone Solution provider Skytools to together establish Europe’s largest drone hub in Rotterdam
    by Press on August 6, 2020 at 7:49 am

    Rotterdam – August 6, 2020 – Terra Drone invests in Dutch Drone Solution provider Skytools to offer corporate and government clients with advanced drone solutions. The companies will together establish a strong drone hub in Rotterdam consisting of Training facilities and Research & Development centers. Terra Drone Corporation, one of the largest providers of industrial drone

  • ‘Your Water Sport, Your Way’ This Summer With the New PowerEgg X All-Weather Package
    by Press on August 6, 2020 at 7:42 am

    PowerVision Robot Corporation, a global leader in smart drones, artificial intelligence, virtual reality, and augmented reality, has the perfect device to take out on the water this Summer, its PowerEgg X. As a result of its innovative, modular design, the PowerEgg X comes with a removable waterproof housing and pontoons to make sure users never miss

  • Volansi Announces Drone Cargo Deliveries in North Carolina
    by Gary Mortimer on August 5, 2020 at 10:35 pm

     Volansi, Inc., the California-based cargo drone delivery service provider developing autonomous VTOL UAVs, today announces it has signed a teaming agreement with the N.C. Department of Transportation to begin commercial, middle-mile drone delivery projects in North Carolina.  Volansi and the N.C. Department of Transportation will work together with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA),  to gather

  • Episode 49: The Future of UAS with Romeo Durscher of DJI and Former NASA Astronaut Scott Parazynski
    by CJ Smith on August 5, 2020 at 6:45 pm

    This week on the InterDrone Podcast we sat down with Romeo Durscher, Senior Director of Public Safety Integration, at DJI, and Scott Parazynski, physician, astronaut, and tech CEO, recently inducted into the US Astronaut Hall of Fame, and a veteran of five Space Shuttle flights and seven spacewalks. InterDrone · Episode 49: The Future of

  • These 13 incredible drone cakes are the perfect way to celebrate birthdays, jobs and more
    by Sally French on August 5, 2020 at 12:15 pm

    How’s this for a sweet way to celebrate birthdays, new jobs, anniversaries, and more for the drone lover in your life?! These drone cakes are impossibly creative (much like most drone pilots) and run the gamut from eerily realistic to hilariously over the top. Today is actually my own birthday, so in the spirit of The post These 13 incredible drone cakes are the perfect way to celebrate birthdays, jobs and more appeared first on The Drone Girl.

  • Drone Harmony Upgrade Terrain Aware Platforms
    by Jason Reagan on August 5, 2020 at 9:16 am

    Switzerland-based Drone Harmony is upgrading its line of terrain aware flight planning platforms to better account for differences in elevation – a key requirement in many industries from surveying to mining inspection. Several drone systems gather 3D data geographic data for analysis and, with this growth, the availability and use of terrain data is expanding The post Drone Harmony Upgrade Terrain Aware Platforms appeared first on DRONELIFE.

  • DJI EP Core Launches Educational Robot System
    by Jason Reagan on August 5, 2020 at 5:35 am

    Drone giant DJI today unveiled the RoboMaster EP Core, an all-in-one classroom solution that includes an educational robot. The first product of DJI Education, the new offering sports hardware capabilities, supplemental teaching materials and a competition database to introduce students to AI, engineering, programming and robotics. “Built to help instructors teach in an engaging, hands-on The post DJI EP Core Launches Educational Robot System appeared first on DRONELIFE.

  • Drone Rescue of Beluga Whale in the Arctic Sea
    by Miriam McNabb on August 4, 2020 at 5:24 pm

    There is nothing better than a search and rescue story – no matter who it is being rescued.  Last week, Atlas Dynamics documented the drone rescue of a Beluga whale – an endangered species – by the Norwegian People’s AID Search and Rescue Unit, using the AtlasPRO UAS. Atlas Dynamics is a global leader in The post Drone Rescue of Beluga Whale in the Arctic Sea appeared first on DRONELIFE.

  • PrecisionHawk Lights Up Drone Tech for Utilities
    by Jason Reagan on August 4, 2020 at 4:28 pm

    Drone companies like PrecisionHawk have led the industry in the inspection power distribution and transmission infrastructure like lines, towers, transformers and other components of the electrical grid – work that can be dangerous and costly for non-aerial inspectors. Drone tech has improved conditions for power workers by keeping them off of towers and out of harm’s The post PrecisionHawk Lights Up Drone Tech for Utilities appeared first on DRONELIFE.

  • 6 reasons to purchase DJI drones directly from the DJI online store
    by Sally French on August 3, 2020 at 12:16 pm

    What’s the best place to buy a drone from? There are oodles of places you can go to buy a new drone. There are the big online retailers like Amazon, B&H Photo and Adorama. You could always patronize your local mom and pop shop. But in most cases, I always buy my DJI drone gear The post 6 reasons to purchase DJI drones directly from the DJI online store appeared first on The Drone Girl.

  • This drone parachute passed 45 different failure scenarios
    by Sally French on July 31, 2020 at 12:04 pm

    People have long suggested putting parachutes on a drone to ensure drones are safe to fly, particularly over crowds of people. But a drone parachute is no good unless you can guarantee the parachute itself works. Alas: a drone parachute designed by Aerial Vehicle Safety Solutions (AVSS) just survived through and passed 45 different failure The post This drone parachute passed 45 different failure scenarios appeared first on The Drone Girl.

  • Who really buys drones? Surprising drone ownership data proves industry is bigger than we thought
    by Sally French on July 30, 2020 at 11:57 am

    Surprising drone ownership data from aerial photography and video company Philly by Air suggests that a lot more Americans own drones than you might think. An impressive 8% of Americans own at least one drone, and an even higher 14% of Americans have flown one. That’s at least according to a study commissioned by Philly The post Who really buys drones? Surprising drone ownership data proves industry is bigger than we thought appeared first on The Drone Girl.

  • Airline pilots turn to drone industry for work amidst coronavirus
    by Sally French on July 29, 2020 at 11:26 am

    Anthony Mangiaracina has been a pilot for more than 25 years. He’s worked in corporate aviation, and he’s spent the last 14 years as a captain for a major airline. These days, he’s spending most of his time on drones. After all, now is not the best time to be a commercial airline pilot. American The post Airline pilots turn to drone industry for work amidst coronavirus appeared first on The Drone Girl.

  • Drones For Conservation
    by Debra Cleghorn on July 28, 2020 at 3:44 pm

    When you hear the word “drones” the first thing that comes to mind is probably not conservation. But as the technology of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) or drones continues to advance, they are proving useful in many facets of conservation work. At the forefront of this venture is The Nature Conservancy’s Gustavo Lozada, technology and The post Drones For Conservation appeared first on RotorDrone.

  • 5 Cinematic Drone Shots [VIDEO]
    by Debra Cleghorn on July 28, 2020 at 3:32 pm

    Looking to up your aerial videography game? These may be the only five drone shots you’ll ever need! Check out this terrific video from the Drone Film Guide. The post 5 Cinematic Drone Shots [VIDEO] appeared first on RotorDrone.

  • FLIR Hadron Module
    by Debra Cleghorn on July 28, 2020 at 3:18 pm

    This dual-sensor module includes a 12-megapixel visible camera paired with the FLIR Boson 320×240 resolution thermal camera with up to a 60-hertz framerate. “With the introduction of Hadron, FLIR Systems is leading the way in offering low-cost, dual sensor integration across a variety of industries from commercial drones to industrial imaging systems,” said Paul Clayton, The post FLIR Hadron Module appeared first on RotorDrone.

  • Deuce Drone & Buffalo Wild Wings Delivery
    by Debra Cleghorn on July 28, 2020 at 3:14 pm

    Founded in 2019, Deuce Drone’s goal is to solve the last mile delivery problem for “brick and mortar” retailers by enabling drone shipment from existing stores. Leveraging the current infrastructure of its clients, Deuce Drone designs, builds and operates drone delivery systems to transform retail stores into customer fulfillment centers, which helps retailers compete with The post Deuce Drone & Buffalo Wild Wings Delivery appeared first on RotorDrone.

  • Hurricane Response: Free Virtual Workshop
    by Debra Cleghorn on July 28, 2020 at 3:08 pm

    Hurricane Season is here. Is your drone team ready? Hear from the experts on how drones can assist the state with hurricane response in this free virtual workshop, July 31st, 12-4pm EDT.  The growing use of drones enabled emergency managers and first responders to more quickly and safety gather aerial images and videos that improves The post Hurricane Response: Free Virtual Workshop appeared first on RotorDrone.

  • Bell’s Autonomous Pod Transport [VIDEO]
    by Debra Cleghorn on July 28, 2020 at 3:03 pm

    Watch Bell’s Autonomous Pod Transport (APT) carry a 60-pound payload Beyond Visual Line of Sight at a testing site in Oklahoma. Bell and CNO signed an additional agreement in early 2020 to establish a relationship which will provide Bell a flight test location for Bell’s unmanned vehicles. CNO became the obvious choice for flight test The post Bell’s Autonomous Pod Transport [VIDEO] appeared first on RotorDrone.

  • Drone Five Cs suggest everyone needs to be a bit more safety-minded
    by Sally French on July 28, 2020 at 12:51 pm

    There are the Five Cs of credit. There are even the Five Cs of coronavirus. And now, the drone industry has its own alliteration that you can count on your fingers. Droneresponders, a 501(c)3 non-profit public safety program, this month released what it’s calling the Five C’s: Principles on the Responsible Use of Drones by The post Drone Five Cs suggest everyone needs to be a bit more safety-minded appeared first on The Drone Girl.

  • InterDrone 2020 Health and Safety Update
    by CJ Smith on July 27, 2020 at 5:46 pm

    One of the biggest difficulties that come with all of the uncertainty of the past few months is that things are constantly changing, making it more challenging to plan ahead. Everyone is trying to navigate these unprecedented circumstances and adapt to doing business during the uncertainty of the COVID-19 pandemic. One thing is for certain:

  • Surprising stat proves there’s money to be made at drone conferences
    by Sally French on July 27, 2020 at 12:31 pm

    Ever wonder the value of attending, presenting at or buying table space on the show floor of a drone conference? This surprising stat proves there’s big money to be made at drone conferences. 27% of attendees at drone conference say they’re looking to spend more than $20,000 on drone technology, according to a survey of The post Surprising stat proves there’s money to be made at drone conferences appeared first on The Drone Girl.

  • AirVuz 2020 NYC Drone Film Festival goes virtual
    by Sally French on July 24, 2020 at 1:19 pm

    Since coronavirus, many major drone events have been postponed. Others have gone virtual. And AirVuz’s 2020 NYC Drone Film Festival is doing both. The 6th Annual New York City Drone Film Festival is set to be an entirely online event this year. The event was originally set for this weekend, in fact. It was scheduled The post AirVuz 2020 NYC Drone Film Festival goes virtual appeared first on The Drone Girl.

  • FLIR introduces first dual sensor module for drone, robotic, and imaging OEMs
    by CJ Smith on July 23, 2020 at 8:27 pm

    FLIR recently released what it is deeming the industry’s first dual thermal and visual sensor module for drone, robotic, and imaging original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). FLIR Hadron was created specifically for integration with small drones. The light-weight, compact form factor features a 12-megapixel visible camera paired with the FLIR Boson 320×240 resolution thermal camera that

  • Episode 48: Inside the PX4 open source community with Ramon Roche of Dronecode
    by CJ Smith on July 22, 2020 at 8:23 pm

    This week on the InterDrone Podcast we sat down with Ramon Roche, Program Manager at Dronecode, a nonprofit hosted under the Linux Foundation, dedicated to fostering open-source components and their communities.  Ramon and his team also just finished hosting the PX4 Developer Summit; PX4 is an open-source flight control software for drones and other unmanned

  • Autel Evo 2 Review Of Features, Specifications With FAQs
    by Fintan Corrigan on July 17, 2020 at 4:40 pm

    This Autel Evo 2 review looks at the outstanding features of this new quadcopter along with its various cameras. The new Evo 2 drone is an absolute tremendous feat of engineering, elegant design and new innovative technology from Autel Robotics. ... Read more The post Autel Evo 2 Review Of Features, Specifications With FAQs appeared first on DroneZon.

  • Episode 47: DoD Invests in UAS with CARES Act, Canada Allows Low-Risk BVLOS Flights, Interview with Patrick Sherman
    by CJ Smith on July 16, 2020 at 12:00 am
  • Skydio raises $100 million, enters commercial drone market
    by Kara Murphy on July 16, 2020 at 12:00 am
  • Best DJI Phantom 4 Pro Camera Settings For Perfect Aerial Filming
    by Fintan Corrigan on July 15, 2020 at 4:33 pm

    Here are the best camera settings for the Phantom 4 Pro.  Whether taking photos or filming with your Phantom 4 Pro, there is a huge range of camera settings to choose from. If the Phantom 4 camera is not set ... Read more The post Best DJI Phantom 4 Pro Camera Settings For Perfect Aerial Filming appeared first on DroneZon.

  • 3 Venice Beauties By Drone – Italy, Nordic And California
    by Fintan Corrigan on July 14, 2020 at 7:34 pm

    Here are 3 exceptionally beautiful Venice drone footage videos. We have fantastic drone videos of the most famous Venice, which is the beautiful city in Italy. We have the best drone video of Venice in California and also an aerial ... Read more The post 3 Venice Beauties By Drone – Italy, Nordic And California appeared first on DroneZon.

  • Drone Delivers Aircraft Parts [VIDEO]
    by RotorDroneMag.com on July 14, 2020 at 2:56 pm

    Dutch drone manufacturer Acecore Technologies was invited to demonstrate their drone delivery solution at the Netherlands’ largest airport, Schiphol Amsterdam. The Dutch ASNP (LVNL) saw the opportunity to test several innovative drone applications after air traffic was greatly reduced as a result of the ongoing CoVID-19 crisis. Working together with Dutch Drone Delta, Schiphol aimed The post Drone Delivers Aircraft Parts [VIDEO] appeared first on RotorDrone.

  • Skydio X2: Ready for Duty
    by RotorDroneMag.com on July 14, 2020 at 2:48 pm

    Earlier this week, Skydio announced its new autonomous drone platform, the Skydio X2,  along with new software solutions that simplify inspections and situational awareness workflows: Skydio Autonomy Enterprise Foundation, Skydio 3D Scan, and Skydio House Scan. Here’s the inside scoop direct from Skydio: Skydio Autonomy is the AI-powered brain built into every Skydio drone. Our autonomy technology enables a breakthrough flight experience and can The post Skydio X2: Ready for Duty appeared first on RotorDrone.

  • $84 Million For Small Drone Makers
    by RotorDroneMag.com on July 13, 2020 at 1:03 pm

    The U.S. Department of Defense announced Friday it is issuing $84.4 million in funding through the Defense Production Act to small unmanned technology, space and shipbuilding companies. The money, divided among seven different companies, will be used to “sustain and strengthen essential domestic industrial base capabilities,” per a Pentagon announcement. “These actions will help to The post $84 Million For Small Drone Makers appeared first on RotorDrone.

  • Parrot Partners with Hoverseen, Kittyhawk, Others to Enhance New ANAFI USA Drone
    by Kara Murphy on July 9, 2020 at 12:00 am
  • Episode 46: Dubai’s ‘miniature airport’ network, UAM ConOps 1.0, Interview with Mike Blades of Frost & Sullivan
    by CJ Smith on July 8, 2020 at 12:00 am
  • Unmanned Traffic Management (UTM): An Industry Champion Forging the Future in Singapore, Australia and Beyond! (Part 2)
    by CJ Smith on July 5, 2020 at 12:00 am
  • How To Update DJI Mavic Air 2 Firmware For New Features And Fixes
    by Fintan Corrigan on July 4, 2020 at 7:30 am

    Updating the Mavic Air 2 when a new firmware becomes available is important. The Mavic Air 2 update will add new features and fix issues with your drone. Here we show you how to update the Mavic Air 2 firmware, ... Read more The post How To Update DJI Mavic Air 2 Firmware For New Features And Fixes appeared first on DroneZon.

  • DJI Phantom 4 Pro V2 Review Of Features, Specs With FAQs
    by Fintan Corrigan on July 3, 2020 at 4:30 am

    This DJI Phantom 4 Pro V2.0 review looks at the outstanding features, specifications and frequently asked questions on this top drone for aerial cinematography. The Phantom 4 Pro V2 is a tremendous feat of engineering, elegant design and innovation. DJI ... Read more The post DJI Phantom 4 Pro V2 Review Of Features, Specs With FAQs appeared first on DroneZon.

  • Drones For Deliveries From Medicine To Post, Packages And Pizza
    by Fintan Corrigan on July 2, 2020 at 3:30 am

    Drones for delivering parcels and all types of goods is receiving massive investment from some really big players all over the globe. With large companies such as Amazon, Walmart, UPS, Google and other global postal companies investing in drone delivery ... Read more The post Drones For Deliveries From Medicine To Post, Packages And Pizza appeared first on DroneZon.

  • Episode 45: Pocket-sized Echodyne radar, drone flies at 28,300 feet, inside the LAPD’s drone use
    by CJ Smith on July 1, 2020 at 12:00 am