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The Commercial Opportunity for Drones in 2017 and Beyond

Over the next three years, Goldman Sachs Research forecasts the drone industry market opportunity will reach $100 billion, with industries such as construction, oil and gas, and agriculture expected to see significant growth. The passing of the FAA’s Part 107 rule in mid-2016 led to booming ...

Texas Instruments Technology Extends Flight Time And Battery Life Of UAS

Texas Instruments today introduced two circuit-based subsystem reference designs that will help manufacturers add flight time and extend battery life to quadcopters and other non-military consumer and industrial drones used to deliver packages, provide surveillance or communicate and assist at ...

Safety Precautions for UAS Aerial Mapping in Urban Environments

QuestUAV Addressing Safety Standards in Urban EnvironmentsDrone mapping is growing at a rapid rate in almost every country in the world. Unfortunately, incidents with drones are also growing at the same time. Just like any other aircraft, drones not only need to be flown ...

DroneView Technologies – 2017 Calendar of Drone Industry Conferences and Events

The crew over at DroneView Technologies has put together a comprehensive listing of  UAS conferences, and events for 2017  stay update and take a look at the Calendar of Drone Industry Conferences and Events.

NOVAerial Robotics Procyon 800E Enters Limited Production

NOVAerial Robotics is pleased to announce that the Procyon 800E drone helicopter has finished it’s prototype and testing phases and is beginning limited production and delivery to commercial companies worldwide.The first customer to place an order will be using it to carry a sling-load ...

PrecisionHawk Releases Pathfinder Data Showing Risk for Drones Flying BVLOS Missions

PrecisionHawk is releasing its Phase 2 Pathfinder Results today as part of UAS TAAC (Unmanned Aircraft Systems Technical Analysis and Applications Center) in Santa Fe, New Mexico. The Pathfinder program is an FAA-led initiative to facilitate the early introduction of low-altitude operations ...

Red Cat Propware Launches Open Source Software and Services for the Drone Industry

Red Cat Propware, a leading provider of software and services for the drone industry, today announced its official launch and headquarters opening in Humacao, Puerto Rico. In conjunction with its launch, the company is actively hiring a team of local software developers, engineers, drone pilots, ...

DroneStock.com Launches Marketplace With New Creative Solution

On the surface DroneStock.com is just another stock image website. You can buy royalty-free stock video clips and use them in your film and video projects. Photos too, for print ads and website use. But where this site differs is, all the imagery for sale has been captured by drones.With ties ...

Pumpkin Cannon vs Drones

As you might have heard, the bright-orange X‑Star Premium drone is lovingly referred to as the “Flying Pumpkin.” In the spirit of the Halloween season, the Autel crew put some drones in costumes to see how they’d hold up against some real flying pumpkins.We headed out to Thompson’s ...

DJI and 4-H Partner for 2016 National Youth Science Day: Drone Discovery

With the motto “head, heart, hands, and health” that has given the global network of youth organization its name, 4-H is dedicated to its mission of engaging youth to reach their fullest potential in every area of life, including in the pursuit of scientific knowledge. With independently ...