Drone service to launch in South Florida

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Celia Ampel Engineers and architects can perform dangerous inspections from afar using a new South Florida drone service. Coral Springs-based OpenSky Drones LLC launched Thursday. The unmanned aircraft’s cameras can live-stream visuals needed for building inspections, as well as natural…

Another big one on eBay

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With thanks to Rob Coles for the tip off and Adrian Eves for the id. Seems quite value. Looks very like a Tasuma Raven http://www.tasuma-uk.com/tasuma.php?p=31 THIS IS A LARGE SURVILLANCE UAV 12 FOOT SPAN,  20 SQ.FT. WING AREA POWER IS A…

The Journalist multirotor

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The Journalist was born from the need to develop specialised UAVs for more specific applications. Our aim was to design an intelligent platform that was fast and easy to use whilst retaining all the advantages of a conventional UAV. The…

DJI Unveils the Spreading Wings S900 Hexacopter

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Lightweight, easily transportable design makes it easy to capture amazing images on the go Weighing just 3.3kg (7.2lb), the S900 has a maximum take-off weight of 8.2kg (18lb) Compatible with DJI’s Zenmuse Z15, GH3, GH4, and BMPCC gimbals for professional…

Airborne camera makes concert scene

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By SHAWNE K. WICKHAM New Hampshire Sunday News PORTSMOUTH -The buzz spread through the crowd as some pointed cellphones and cameras skyward: “Drone!” Midway through Iris DeMent’s performance at Prescott Park Arts Festival last Wednesday, a “quad-copter” with an attached…

Ag Drones — Future and Present

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No longer can farmers plant seeds from last years crop, pray for rain, and expect to feed the world.  Things have changed, mostly for the better.  My grandfather plowed with mules, killed weeds with a hoe, fertilized with manure, harvested…

UAS center partners with Wilmington Air Park

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Tristan Navera In another expansion of unmanned aerial systems efforts, the state’s UAS center is partnering with one of its most active ranges for flying drones. The Ohio/Indiana UAS Center has formalized a partnership with Wilmington Air Park to support…

First phase nearly done at UAS range

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Antonio Sierra / East Oregonian East Oregonian As the Pendleton Unmanned Aerial Systems Range is nearing the end of its first phase of construction, local officials are saying they may be close to phasing out local funding for the project.…

FAA regulations keep UND unmanned aircraft grounded

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By Mellaney Moore Federal Aviation Administration regulations are keeping unmanned aircraft grounded at the University of North Dakota. UND has one of only a handful of four-year unmanned aircraft pilot programs in the country.”This is the INSITU ScanEagle,” says UND…

BBC Life in the clouds

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If you are in the UK be sure to catch a new BBC series. It includes cut aways and other shots filmed by Wiltshire based commercial operator Skypower in the Brecon Beacons. The series begins on August 4th. http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p0211vzr Interesting…

Kickstarter: Mapping with Drones

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We are bringing mapping to the masses. Our site will provide users with the capability to easily create current, high-resolution maps. Let your drone do drone things. Drones Made Easy is the creator of Maps Made Easy, a new aerial imagery creation, hosting and…