Category: Asia

Chinese UAV Developer FLYPRO Showcases New Intelligent Sports Drone at Hobby Expo China 2016

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Hobby Expo China 2016, the largest and the most influential professional model exhibition across the Asia Pacific region, was recently held at the Beijing Exhibition Centre. Hobbyist drones took center stage at the event, with a wide variety of models on display in more than half of the exhibitor booths occupying the 20,000-square-meter exhibition area.…

Blue Whale Fire Fighter

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Not too sure what to make of this one, a sort of natural extension of crop dusting drones. The payload vision has shot up, 100kg or rather 100 (ish) litres of fire retardant. On the face of it not a bad idea, quickly getting to the heart of a difficult to reach fire. The drones…

DJI A3 flight controller series.

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The all-new DJI A3 series of flight controllers is ideal for demanding industrial and cinematic applications where reliability and customization is essential. With D-RTK GNSS, the controller boasts centimeter-level accurate positioning and triple modular redundancy when upgraded to the A3 Pro, giving the system unprecedented reliability. Using the all-new Ground Station, up to 5 aircraft…

DNV GL unveils its maiden collaboration with Singapore start-up SwarmX for smarter operations of wind and solar farms

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The Hive™, is a fully autonomous drone docking station, produced by Singapore start-up SwarmX It will now be offered in DNV GL’s smarter operations services bundle to all Southeast Asia renewable energy providers. DNV GL today hosted Norway Prime Minister Erna Solberg for an unveiling of the latest product in its smarter operations services for…

G10- Clone Wars

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I am sure I have seen something like this before. I must be mistaken as the creation story points to it being all their own work. Perhaps this sort of thing is the very reason American companies are finding it impossible to compete in the multirotor market. I wonder if the flight controller in it…

sUAS Guide 2016 Q1 Update Magazine

sUAS Guide 2016 Q1 Update Article

Today we published the sUAS Guide 2016 Q1 Update magazine, this is an update issue between main issues of sUAS Guide, with issue 2 coming out in early July 2016. In this update: – We cover some US regulatory issues, in the form of the FAA Micro UAS ARC and the related Final Recommendations report…

JOUAV CW-20

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JOUAV is committed to R&D ,production and sale of high-reliable and high-performance  UAVautopilot system and avionics. CW-20 VTOL fixed-wing UAV features hybrid configuration of  combining the characteristics of fixed wing and multi rotors UAV,such as Vertical takeoff and landing, long endurance time , high speed and long range Application for aerial mapping, aerial surveying , aerial photography, aerial…

Hojung deftly manoeuvre QuestUAV’s Surveyor Pro in a single mission flight across Madang City, Papua New Guinea

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Taking a break from missions and demonstrations across South Korea, and in conjunction with client management and local city officials, QuestUAV’s partner in the SK flew their Surveyor Pro UAV across Madang City in Papua New Guinea. The visit was originally scheduled to facilitate the capture of detailed maps of a 0.2ha area for update…

InnoFlight announces Cerberus Triple Redundant Autopilot System

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The advanced Jupiter JM-1 multicopter autopilot is now fully redundant with the release of the Cerberus Triple Redundant Autopilot Module by InnoFlight. InnoFlight (INF), the leading manufacturer of flight control systems, UAV and stabilised camera gimbals in Taiwan today announced the release of the world first triple redundant Cerberus multicopter autopilot system. The company has…

Formula E vs FPV

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Nice little fluff piece from Mahindra, it links modern racing with drones. Tells us racing drivers like racing drones. The prominent Qualcomm logo does not go unnoticed either… Follow me quads behind each car instead of that big manned heli, now that would be interesting. Formula E and Mahindra Racing present The Chase… Mahindra Racing’s…