month : 05/2016 6 results

Know Before You Fly Reaches Major Milestone with More than 500,000 Unique Visitors to Website

Know Before You Fly announced today more than 500,000 unique users have visited its website since the launch of the unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) education campaign in December 2014.An estimated 700,000 UAS were to be sold in the United States in 2015, according to the Consumer Technology ...

High-End German Drone Manufacturer Expands to U.S.

German drone manufacturer, microdrones, recently set up shop for the first time in the U.S., a move that is one of many signs that the U.S. commercial market for UAVs is on the brink of exponential growth.microdrones established its U.S. headquarters at Griffiss International Airport in ...

Xiaomi Just Launched the Most Affordable 4K Drone Ever

Price is key. The Mi Drone costs just a fraction of DJI's $1,400 Phantom 4 and does most of the same things. Both drones can capture smooth 4K media, promise close to 30 minutes of continuous flight time on a charge, GPS and visual positioning, and even look incredibly similar. Of course, the ...

GoPro’s Karma Drone: What We Know So Far

GoPro is one of the highest regarded names in the action camera biz, but it has yet to take to the skies. At least not in its own namesake drone. That will change this year; the company has released two teaser videos for a drone called Karma.The two teaser videos show off footage from the ...

Drone Racing FAQ: Everything You Need to Know

No longer exclusive to a niche audience, drone racing has taken off. In this thrilling new sport, pilots send high-powered drones careening around obstacle courses, guiding their quadcopters through hoops, around corners and other obstacles as they compete for the fastest times in a race that tests ...

Diodon The World’s First Inflatable Drone

Meet DIODON, the first inflatable drone. An inflatable drone comes with some undeniable advantages, as you can imagine. Here’s are the basics:Easy to carry – Deflated, the DIODON is small and fits in practically any bag Crash proof – The DIODON is inflatable, which makes it ...