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Grand Sky Drone Park – The U.S.’ First Commercial Park Dedicated To Flying Drones

In the northeast part of the state, just 20 minutes outside the city of Grand Forks, is a business park with the sole purpose of researching and testing unmanned aircraft systems. This is Grand Sky, the first commercial industrial park dedicated to drones.Grand Sky is located on 217 acres ...

Samsung’s New Memory Card Designed For Drones

Samsung Electronics is now working to serve the drone market. The company has developed a removable memory card for use in high-resolution mobile shooting devices, specifically DSLRs, 3D virtual reality cameras, action cams and drones. The cards will provide drone operators with storage ...

DJI GO App Now Has Improved Geofencing

DJI, the world’s leading maker of unmanned aerial vehicles, Tuesday introduced an improved version of its geofencing system in the latest update to the DJI GO app that controls its Phantom and Inspire aerial platforms.The industry-leading Geospatial Environment Online (GEO) software will help ...

Measure & DJI Partner To Develop Commercial Drone Industry

Measure and DJI have announced a partnership to assist commercial enterprise customers and help them to achieve their most demanding business goals. The collaboration will combine DJI’s advanced UAV technology with Measure’s operational turnkey solutions.“Our partnership with DJI allows ...

Drone To Help City Fire Track Illegal Fireworks

The Bakersfield Fire Department on Friday unveiled a new drone that will help monitor illegal firework activity during the Fourth of July weekend.The drone, called the Low Orbit Incident Satellite, or LOIS, will fly above an incident command center in southwest Bakersfield, said city F...

Drone Detection & Countermeasures Like Dedrone’s DroneTracker Are Real

 DroneTracker uses a combination of microphones, wireless sensors, video cameras, and infrared sensors to detect incoming drones. As was shown during a recent demonstration, DroneTracker knows how to distinguish between planes and overhead birds.Within seconds, I get an e-mail, ...

$75,000 Reward For Reporting Inappropriate Drone Flights

Drone operators have been asked repeatedly not to fly their aircraft during wildfires. But at crucial moments in each of the wildfires that have broken out in San Bernardino County so far this year, fire-fighting air tankers had to be diverted away from their targets because of the presence of ...

3DR Announces Investment From Autodesk

3DR announces investment from Autodesk® to continue the development of Site Scan™, the Premier Aerial Data Capture and Analytics Platform. Last week, during the first Autodesk Forge conference, we announced that 3DR received an important investment from Autodesk, makers of powerful and ...

KIMON Selfie Drone-Flying Camera

Recently, the KIMON selfie drone launched by Keyshare Information Technology, the Hunan-based Chinese company, on the JD.com Crowdfunding Platform has attracted great attention. Many are wondering why KIMON has won so much support, but many more are beginning to take an interest in the ...

Watch a Terrifyingly Fast 115 MPH Drone Race a Sports Car

Drone racing is exciting in its own right, but for spectators the sport still can’t quite match the horsepower and top speeds of auto racing—or can it? Nissan’s GT-R drone, designed and built by Tornado XBlades Racing, can hit a top speed of 115 miles per hour. It can accelerate from zero ...