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Vietnamese technology firm Gremsy wants to conquer the market for industrial-use gimbals: and their latest product is a big step in that direction.  Gremsy announces the Pixy, a professional grade gimbal with all of the features commercial pilots need. The Pixy is designed for specific compact industrial cameras.  The initial version – the Pixy F – …
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Pilots show off their pride at Rotor Riot Rampage, a freestyle flying event in South Carolina on October 6th. Courtesy: Chad Kapper Facing New Regulation and Lots of Uncertainty, Hobby Groups and Pilots React The following is a guest post from John Saginario: FPV flyer, writer and host of the Wild Flyers podcast. A week …
Continue reading Hobbyist View: Special Rule 336 Repealed – What’s Next for the Hobbyist Community

AeroVironment (AV) is looking to make inroads in Poland as it held a series of demonstration flights of its small unmanned aerial systems in early October at the former military test ground in Lipa, south-east Poland.   The US company is offering its unmanned solutions to the Polish Armed Forces …

Air New Zealand and Zephyr Airworks today announced they have signed an agreement to work collaboratively on bringing the world’s first autonomous electric air taxi service to market in New Zealand. The agreement between the national carrier and the operator of Cora, the world’s first autonomous electric air taxi, signals the intention to form a long-term relationship …
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On 15th October, the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) opened a public consultation on its proposal of airworthiness standards which will enable the certification of small vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) aircraft. This is to develop the first component of the regulatory framework to enable the safe operation of air taxi and electric VTOL (eVTOL) aircraft in …
Continue reading EASA paves the way to enable safe air travel of urban air mobility and air taxi aircraft

Drone Rescue Systems GmbH from Austria will present the parachute system DRS-10 for the first time at the Intergeo 2018. Based on this product, especially for the DJI Matrice 600 (M600) the parachute system DRS-M600 was developed, that has been coordinated purely to this flight system. The parachute system DRS-10 is designed for multicopters with …
Continue reading Drone Rescue Systems GmbH: Drone Rescue presents Intelligent Parachute Rescue System for DJI M600

Program’s Third Round Receives Strongest Interest in Program’s History GENIUS NY 3.0 Attracts Unmanned Systems Startups from Around the World Investment in GENIUS NY is supported by “CNY Rising” – The Region’s Comprehensive Strategy to Revitalize Communities and Grow the Economy SYRACUSE, NY – GENIUS NY, a business accelerator program at CenterState CEO’s TechGarden announced …
Continue reading Application Period for World’s Largest Business Accelerator Competition Closes

DJI, the world’s leader in civilian drones and aerial imaging technology, today announced the global rollout of the Phantom 4 RTK, a high-precision aerial survey drone that combines centimeter-level navigation and positioning with a high-performance imaging system to improve survey efficiency and accuracy, reducing operational difficulty and cost. “The Phantom 4 RTK was engineered to …
Continue reading DJI Launches The Phantom 4 RTK Globally