Multirotor

The Swarm

54enginedmannedquad

by I will just park this here… The Swarm man carrying multi-rotor airborne flight testing montage. 54 counter-rotation propellers, six grouped control channels with Hobbyking stabilization. Take of weight 148kg, max lift, max approx. lift 164kg. Endurance10 minutes. Last years…

Intel invests $60 million in Chinese drone maker Yuneec

Yunnec

by Intel has poured more than $60 million into Yuneec International Co., a Shanghai-based drone and aerospace company, as a broad range of technology companies investigate the possible commercial uses of unmanned aircraft. Venture capitalists and companies are investing in…

MJX R/C X600 Hexacopter.

danhex2

by Its a fine line these days between toy and useful when it comes to smaller, cheaper RPA. From the outset I thought the X600 looked cool and when Adam from GearBest offered to send one over to try I…

Sony Venture Unveils Drone Prototype

sonydrone

by Aerosense, Sony Corp.’s joint-venture drone company, Monday unveiled a prototype of the flying machines it will use to serve business customers. The airplane-shaped drones will take off and land vertically, and are expected to carry objects weighing up to 22…