GRASP lab formation flight and quad on quad landings

Episode three of the agressive quadrotor series from The General Robotics, Automation, Sensing and Perception (GRASP) Lab at Penn Engineering.  https://www.grasp.upenn.edu/ Whilst still within the motion capture...

‘AR.FreeFlight’ and SDK for Android

The users of Android–powered smartphones and fans of the Parrot AR.Drone can now find a free version of AR.FreeFlight’s piloting application developed by Parrot...

SQ 4 multicopter to be unveiled at DSEi 2011

An unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) developed by a team of engineers from Middlesex University (London, UK) could help soldiers to spot hidden dangers during military operations. The  SQ-4 UAV --...

Coptermotion, New Aerial Camera Platform

Coptermotion- the flying camera system is a VTOL (Vertical take off & landing) miniature multi rotor helicopter designed especially for professional aerial video purposes...

The Next Wave of Botnets Could Descend from the Skies

Robert Lemos from MIT technology review reports a hacking task for a simple platform. Researchers are developing hacking drones that could build a wireless botnet...

Aerial flight demo delayed due to river mishap

From the Kamloops Daily News It was supposed to fly over a crowd of onlookers at an aerial flight demonstration on Monday. But the high-tech remote-controlled...

AeroVironment Introduces Shrike Multicopter

This multirotor better be good as it's DARPA research funded, is this the first AV product designed for the civil market? MONROVIA, Calif.--AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) today...

Canadian sUAS used by Libyan rebels.

Waterloo, CANADA – While NATO countries fly unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) high above Libya, none of these UAVs, or the vital intelligence they provide, was...

Daily Drone to be investigated by FAA according to Forbes

  If its true, the FAA are finally looking into Perspective Aerials and their news gathering activities. The complete lack of enforcement to date by...

Unmanned aircraft to assist oil spill response

The use of unmanned aerial vehicles will have a new role in oil spill response capabilities in Alaska. The University of Alaska Fairbanks Geophysical...