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Aircraft and Drones Collide?

Aircraft and Drones Collide?UAVE

Aircraft and Drones Collide: How Likely Is It To Occur? A recent article posted on AV web by Paul Bertorelli proposed the following scenario and asked the following question, “You’re in an airport boarding lounge and the gate agent announces your flight has been delayed because a drone was sighted near the airport. In the improbably fantastical world I’ve created…

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From University Dorm Project To Global Drone Giant

From University Dorm Project To Global Drone Giantvlad busuioc

DJI: From University Dorm Project To Global Drone Giant  SCMP published an awesome article discussing how Frank Wang Tao took his university dorm project and turned it into the world’s biggest drone company. In a modern, spacious showroom in Shenzhen, a dozen visitors spend a Wednesday afternoon checking out the sleek-looking products from the world’s biggest drone maker. The showroom, located in the…

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Drones Draw Pictures of National Leaders

Drones draw pictures of national leaders as police academy sets UAV recordGuinness World Records

Drones draw pictures of national leaders as police academy sets UAV record According to the Guinness World Records, a spectacular drone show which culminated in a record attempt proved to a fitting way to mark 50 years of Dubai Police Academy. The show on Thursday 3 January was organized by memories events for the police academy who then achieved the Most consecutive…

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Intel Takes On Super Bowl LIII

Intel Takes On Super Bowl LIII Enhances Pepsi Halftime Show and Viewing Experience With Drone Light Show and Intel True View TechnologyIntel Corporation

Intel Takes On Super Bowl LIII Enhances Pepsi Halftime Show and Viewing Experience With Drone Light Show and Intel True View Technology Last night during Super Bowl LIII, Intel Corporation partnered with the NFL* to create the first-ever live drone light show during a Super Bowl Halftime Show. Intel and the NFL will also make advanced Intel® True View™ highlights available for…

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Newark Airport Incident Involve A Drone

Did The Newark Airport Incident Involve A Drone?CNN

Did The Newark Airport Incident Involve A Drone? DJI Weighs In… In a recent post on Digital Trends, the reported sightings of up to two drones in the skies close to New Jersey’s Newark Liberty International Airport on January 22 prompted air traffic controllers to put 43 incoming flights into a holding pattern, while nine flights were diverted, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)…

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Pothole Detection Via Drone

Pothole Detection Via DroneDaily Mail

Pothole Detection Via Drone: Drones To Detect and Repair Small Potholes By Scanning Roads For Cracks and Filling Them With 3D Printed Asphalt Daily Mail published an interesting article discussing how drones equipped with robotic arms could help prevent potholes by detecting small cracks and repairing them. A fleet of automatons will scan roads looking for small cracks at night while…

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Drone Sightings Ground Flights At Newark

Reports of Drone Sightings Ground Flights At Newark Liberty AirportNewark Airport (EWR)

Reports of Drone Sightings Ground Flights At Newark Liberty Airport Remember back in December when drone sightings shut down the Gatwick Airport for nearly 36 hours, delaying over 100,000 people and even requiring a  military intervention in order to reopen it? Well, a drone sighting halted flights at the Newark Liberty International airport on Tuesday evening.  According to the New York Times, two pilots reported…

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Television Industry Embracing Drones

U.S. Television Industry Embracing DronesUAVE

U.S. Television Industry Embracing Drones Over the past several years, the U.S. television industry has been embracing UAVs more and more. Just watching the daily broadcast will show you new and exciting uses for this technology.  CNN has touted the first ‘waiver to fly over people’ with a small toy based system, AbC and NBC and CBS are showing more and…

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Make Your Drone Operations Reliable

How to Make Your Drone Operations ReliableKittyHawk

How To Make Your Drone Operations Reliable – Tips From KittyHawk If you’re running a safe commercial drone operation, you know that reliability is everything. It’s not just collecting the data, but very often your drone represents a larger entity– your business, or maybe even more serious, someone else’s business. Optimizing your fleet for reliability means creating a culture of…

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Gatwick Police Weigh In On Recent Crisis At Airport

Gatwick Cops Weigh In: Some of Those Drones Could've Been OursJohn Stillwell/PA via AP

Gatwick Police Weigh In On Recent Crisis – Chief Constable Says ‘Some Of Those Drones Could Have Been Ours’ Remember the drone sightings that shut down the Gatwick Airport for nearly 36 hours, delaying over 100,000 people and even requiring a  military intervention in order to reopen it? Well, Newser reports that it’s possible that some of those sightings were of…

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