Shark Spotting drone trial begins in NSW, Australia

Surf Life Saving New South Wales Australia this week commenced RPA operational trials at 9 locations, using DJI P4P’s & M600’s and machine learning...

Aluada Airspeeder manned multirotor racing

Manned Multirotor Racing, do I think it could become a thing? Yes I think it probably could. I don't like crowd funded drones as a...

DroneSentinel / DroneSentry anti-drone systems

DroneShield Ltd (ASX:DRO) (“DroneShield" or the “Company”), an Australian public company with substantial U.S. operations, released earlier today a video of its ground-breaking DroneSentinel /...

Aviation Week Program Excellence Award Presented to GA-ASI’s Gray Eagle Extended Range Program Team

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) was recognized for its Gray Eagle Extended Range (GE-ER) program at Aviation Week’s 16th Annual Program Excellence Awards event on...
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Project Wing delivers real stuff in Australian real locations

Project Wing (X’s drone delivery project), are testing their drone delivery technology with households in south-eastern Australia. For the first time anywhere, they have...

The Australian Defence Force (ADF) briefly stops flying Chinese drones

The Australian Newspaper reports that the military there followed America's example. They then modified the way they used COTs RPA in order to start...
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GA-ASI Expands Team Reaper Australia

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI), the world’s leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) systems, today announced the expansion of its Team Reaper Australia....

Freedom Drone Sports partners with SME 360

It was announced today in Melbourne, Australia that Freedom Drone Sports (FDS) and Sports Media and Entertainment 360 (SME 360) have formed a new...

SkyRocket’s SkyViper and its Ardupilotness

Last night Gary had a very interesting and in-depth chat with the team responsible for the new sub-250gram SkyViper $150 GPS equipped camera drone...

CASA Discussion Paper: Review of RPAS Operations

by Shane Carmody, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Aviation Safety - CASA Overview Australia was one of the first countries in the world to introduce...