GRASP II, Rise of the multirotor

The GRASP Lab at University of Pennsylvania highlighted again this week the ever closing gap between science fiction and technical reality in yet another...

Rent-a-Drone

German company Rent-a-Drone have created a revolutionary service, that does what it says on the tin. It seems they will let you hire a...

Multirotor to aid oil spill clean up efforts

Waterloo, ON – Aeryon Labs – manufacturer of the Aeryon Scout, a small man-packable flying robotic reconnaissance system – is pleased to announce it...

Octocopter over Scotland’s Valley of the Kings helps reveal prehistoric secrets

Flying Scotscam continues supporting archaeologists in the field with its multirotor camera platform. In 2009 the discovery of a 4000 year old burial chamber in...

Hoverfly PRO takes flight

A new multicopter control board comes to market this week for $360.  The Hoverfly PRO employs two Parallax processors,the same as used in the...

Police helicopter camera falls off hits cars

Not unmanned but of interest. COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A camera mounted to a police helicopter in Ohio fell off mid-flight, striking at least three...

LEA-6R released

Thalwil, Switzerland, August 27, 2010 - u-blox announces the immediate availability of LEA-6R, a next-generation GPS module based on the latest u-blox 6 platform....

Z Microsystems Launches Any-Image-Anywhere Real Time Image Enhancement and Routing System for Full Motion...

- Sharpens and clarifies video images vital to UAS and ISR mission success - SAN DIEGO  – Z Microsystems, a leading provider of mission-ready computing...

Parrot ARdrone flying GOPRO HD

Perhaps the much touted Parrot ARdrone might become the little drone that can. An enthusiast in France has managed to lift the very popular...

Daily Mail asked to remove quadrocopter article by Google

Amateur Photographer reports the removal of a Daily Mail article, prompted by Microdrones claim of working with Google. Google UK's public affairs manager Laura Scott...