Back in August, DJI announced a new iteration of the popular Mavic Pro, the Mavic Pro Platinum. As well as sporting a brighter paint job, the Platinum comes with a slightly longer flight time and the promise of noise reduction compared with the standard model. At the time the launch was a little underwhelming. But … Continue reading Hands On With DJI’s Low-Noise Propellers
The folks at AirVuz have highlighted this video of winter in the Ukraine by Antonio Esteban Gonsalez. Similar to last week’s video, this one too features a wintry wonderland, appropriate for this extraordinarily chilly time of year. Beautiful work Mr. Gonsalez! Frank Schroth is editor in chief of DroneLife, the authoritative source for news and … Continue reading Video of the Week! Ukraine Winter!
Drone industry leader AeroVironment received an extravagant gift in the ol’ corporate stocking this year – national media exposure. CEO Wahid Nawabi appeared on CNBC’s Mad Money last week to tout the wonders of Quantix, a $16,000 hybrid aircraft designed for use by farmers and other agricultural pros. Nawabi shared with host Jim Cramer: “What … Continue reading AeroVironment Talks Up Agriculture Drone on CNBC’s Mad Money
As we look back on stories and videos of 2017 (and some of our old favorites), the UAV Expert News team wants to wish you a very happy new year and thank you for working with us over the years. We are all entrepreneurs here, working to support our families in an exciting, but tough … Continue reading A Look Back At The Drone Industry In 2017
Solar Ship and Arctic UAV Partnerships announced the signing of a Letter of Intent (LOI) to create a Joint-Venture to service Nunavut. The Joint-Venture will introduce Solar Ship’s technology to the Arctic, including hybrid aircraft, aerostats and self-reliant hangars. Initial operations will offer data collection services using Uncrewed Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) and aerostats to support … Continue reading Solar Ship and Arctic UAV Partner
South Florida mold removal company Miami Mold Specialists integrates state-of-the-art infrared drone technology into mold inspection arsenal Aerial infrared drone mold inspection, aerial wind and water damage inspection and moisture intrusion detection are just some of the new high-tech services Miami Mold Specialists is now offering to clients. This type of infrared aerial drone technology is … Continue reading Miami Mold Specialists Enters The Drone Industry
It’s been a big year for the commercial drone industry. 2017 marks the first full year of FAA’s part 107 operators license being available. There are over 70,000 pilots flying commercially in all sort of applications. In fact, even the type applications opened up significantly. We saw the first “Flights Over People” waiver issued (Congrats … Continue reading Three Commercial Drone Industry Predictions That Will Surprise You
Christmas came early for Alabama law enforcement after a non-profit donated a search-and-rescue drone last week. According to a report in the Montgomery Advertiser, the Montgomery County Sheriff’s office received a DJI Inspire drone from the Alzheimer’s and Autism Outreach Group to assist the department in emergency responses – especially in search and rescue. The … Continue reading Charity Donates Drone to Alabama Sheriff for Search-and-Rescue