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Lockheed Martin and Drone Racing League Announce 2019 AlphaPilot Teams

Lockheed Martin  and Drone Racing League (DRL) today announced the nine teams that were accepted into the 2019 AlphaPilot Innovation Challenge, an open competition to develop artificial intelligence (AI) for high-speed racing drones. These teams have earned a coveted spot in DRL's inaugural ...

New Masters Series Announced For The FAI Drone Racing World Cup

Today, the FAI is delighted to reveal the first two Masters events for 2019. These will be:- FAI North American Drone Masters in Hamburg, New York (USA), 10-11 August 2019 - Jeju FAI World Drone Masters in Jeju City (Korea), 4-6 October 2019The new Masters Series is part of the FAI Drone ...

The Drone Racing League Launches 2019 Season with Twitter and NBC

The Drone Racing League (DRL), the world's only professional drone racing circuit, today announced a new streaming partnership with Twitter and broadcast agreement with NBC and NBC Sports (NBCSN) to air the 2019 DRL Allianz World Championship Season. Premiering on Sunday, August 11, 2019 at 2pm ...

The DRL And Swatch Introduce 2019 Swatch Pilot, Winner Of Global Esport Competition

The Drone Racing League (DRL), the world's premier drone racing circuit, today announced Christopher "Phluxy" Spangler as the winner of the 2019 Swatch DRL Tryouts, the only esports competition that transforms a gamer to pro drone pilot overnight. Since October 1st, thousands of ...

Archangel FPV LLC Releases Limited Edition DR1 Racing Drones

Up and coming drone racing brand, Archangel FPV LLC, recently announced the release of their racing drone lineup. The new limited edition drones were conceived to commemorate the 2018 DHL Champions Series fueled by Mountain Dew and was presented by DR1 Racing. The Archangel drone was first unveiled ...

Thrust-UAV and Kodak Announce The KODAK RIOT 250R Pro Sport Drone Launch

PCS Edventures!, Inc., (PCSV) a leading provider of K-12 Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) programs, and its subsidiary Thrust-UAV, a drone manufacturing company and an authorized Kodak brand Licensee, announced the availability of the American-made KODAK RIOT 250R Pro Sport ...

Australia’s Rudi Browning is the new FAI World Drone Racing Champion

Rudi Browning from Australia has been crowned FAI World Drone Racing Champion after a stunning four days of competition in Shenzhen, China.The 15-year-old pilot beat 127 other drone racers from 34 countries to win the title and the prestigious FAI gold medal in a final race that was watched by ...

New Drone Speed World Record Set At The FAI World Drone Racing Championships

Congratulations to Switzerland's Timothy Trowbridge: holder of the new FAI world record for speed over 100m with a racing drone*. The racing star hit an average speed of 114.2382 km/h across two separate runs of the 100m track, which was specially constructed for the FAI World Drone ...

The Drone Racing League Announces Nurk As 2018 DRL Allianz World Champion

The Drone Racing League (DRL), the global leader in professional drone racing, announced Paul "Nurk" Nurkkala as the 2018 DRL Allianz World Champion. From winning the 2018 Season's first race to crushing its final event, Nurk's victory came full circle after a year of intense training. The ...

France’s Killian Rousseau, 14, Wins The 2018 FAI Drone Racing World Cup

The teenage drone pilot claimed the top spot in this year’s competition after seeing off no fewer than 668 other competitors hailing from 41 different countries. Joining him on the podium are Poland’s Jan Wielgosz, also a Junior competitor, in second place, and David Spacek of ...