US Special Forces Test New Anti-Drone Systems

The DOD’s Navy Special Warfare Command signed a $1.5 million deal with San Diego-based SkySafe to test a field-deployed mobile counter-drone system aimed at detecting, identifying, tracking and intercepting a blossoming fleet of commercial drones outfitted to attack U.S. forces. Although the system is aimed at military applications, it could also be used by domestic […]

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Perth Law Student Builds Faster, Longer-Lasting Drone

A Perth student has built a high-performance drone with a new kind of battery that allows it to fly faster for longer, hitting speeds up to 65 kilometres per hour. Tom Maclaurin is not studying science or engineering, but the second-year law student at the University of WA said he’d had an interest in unmanned […]

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Best Selling Camera Drones on Amazon – Summer 2017

Best Selling Camera Drones on Amazon – Summer 2017 Presented below. Our rankings are based on various methods since Amazon often classifies camera drones into different categories, hence differing rankings. However, by cross referencing and checking other industry sources we develop the best possible guesses as to the overall market. 1. DJI Spark – (all […]

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Zephyr Drone Simulator Teaches Flight With Three Controller Options

Little Arms Studios, a Manassas, Va.-based developer of simulation solutions, has announced three new product bundles packaging its Zephyr Drone Simulator, a curriculum of training modules for small unmanned aircraft system (sUAS) pilots. The release also updates the simulator’s compatible controller options across both Mac and Windows platforms. Kyle Bishop, CEO of Little Arms Studios, […]

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DJI Responds to UK Registration Rules

The world’s leading drone manufacturer, DJI has published a response to the weekend’s news that the UK plans to introduce new safety rules for recreational drones, including drone registration. DJI “welcomes” new plans for drone safety, says the statement. “Drone technology offers enormous benefits to the UK, and the Department for Transport’s proposal appears to strike […]

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There’s an App for That: Building and End-to-End Drone Solution

As the industry grows and more businesses realize the benefit of drone technology, successful professional operators and enterprises are scaling operations – and that’s not always easy. Expanding an enterprise level drone program means meeting high standards for operations and demonstrating increased value to the bottom line. There are a lot of elements to a […]

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