DJI Delivery Drone landing soon

Well, tomorrow is the day, 21:00 Bejing time. DJI finally officially enters the drone delivery fray, a box underneath one of their big jobs with RTK. Of course, plenty of folks have already used big DJI machines with a box under them for all sorts of trials. So there will be a market for these straight away. Unless there is something else that makes this … Continue reading DJI Delivery Drone landing soon

DJI And Hasselblad Open Their First UK Concept Store In Birmingham

New Retail Outlet Features The World’s Most Popular Drones And Camera Technologies DJI, the world’s leader in civilian drones and creative camera technology, and Hasselblad, the leader in high-end medium format camera technology, are opening their first dedicated DJI Hasselblad Concept Store in Birmingham on 5th August. The new 230 square-meter store located at 2-6 Corporation Street offers consumers DJI and Hasselblad’s premium brand experience. On … Continue reading DJI And Hasselblad Open Their First UK Concept Store In Birmingham

China – Temporary Export Control on some Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

This looks to me to be a move to hamper Ukraine, as these controls are not as strict to BRICS countries, Brazil, Russia, India China and South Africa. All the folks wanting a ban on DJI and Chinese equipment in general have IMHO just been gifted the perfect excuse. Does your local police force have larger DJI gear? M300 and the like, then they support … Continue reading China – Temporary Export Control on some Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

Is DJI a Chinese company?

This one is super formulaic, simply because I cannot believe how many people have arrived at sUAS News asking that very question. I always thought the name, Da-Jiang Innovations was a clue! DJI, which stands for Da-Jiang Innovations (大疆创新; ‘Great Frontier Innovations’), is a Chinese technology company headquartered in Shenzhen, Guangdong, with manufacturing facilities throughout the world. It was founded in 2006 by Frank Wang … Continue reading Is DJI a Chinese company?

Multispectral and LiDAR drones deployed to protect the Monarch Butterfly

The Monarch butterfly’s annual migration is one of the world’s most fascinating natural phenomena, and is one of the longest and largest in the insect world, spanning more than 4,000 km.  The migration is a symbol of international cooperation among Canada, the United States, and Mexico, who work together to preserve the monarchs’ route from southern Canada’s Great Lakes Zone to central Mexico’s Michoacán and … Continue reading Multispectral and LiDAR drones deployed to protect the Monarch Butterfly

The World’s Ultimate Cinema Drone DJI Inspire 3 Goes On Sale Globally

DJI, the world’s leader in civilian drones and creative camera technology, today announces the official sales start of its cinema-grade aerial filming system, the DJI Inspire 3 as well as additional accessories. DJI Inspire 3 offers unprecedented image quality, workflow efficiency, camera language, and creative freedom. This, along with centimetre-level accurate positioning as well as its ability to integrate into the wider DJI PRO ecosystem … Continue reading The World’s Ultimate Cinema Drone DJI Inspire 3 Goes On Sale Globally

DJI’s New Matrice 350 RTK Redefines the Ultimate Tool for the Commercial Drone Industry

An all-new video transmission system, more efficient battery system, and payload expansion capabilities unite to set a new industry benchmark DJI, the world’s leader in civilian drones and aerial imaging technology, today sets a new standard for any commercial drone operator with the launch of the DJI Matrice 350 RTK (M350 RTK). Whether used as a business tool or to save lives, the M350 RTK … Continue reading DJI’s New Matrice 350 RTK Redefines the Ultimate Tool for the Commercial Drone Industry

Bell Textron win $279 million from DJI in Texas

Bell Textron have taken DJI to court for patent infringement and won, I do rather think this points to the skewed American patent system that seems to allow companies to patent anything that might have prior art. The case was bought in Bell’s home town as it were. Strikes me that now they have won this one, they could go after all Blue sUAS companies. … Continue reading Bell Textron win $279 million from DJI in Texas

The Bochum-Saarbrücken research team has analysed different drone models: Nico Schiller, Merlin Chlosta, Nils Bars, Moritz Schlögel, Lea Schönherr, Thorsten Eisenhofer, and Thorsten Holz (from left to right)

Bochum and Saarbrücken researchers discover security vulnerabilities in drones made by DJI

Drones shouldn’t be able to fly over airports and should have a unique serial number. In theory. Researchers from Bochum and Saarbrücken have detected security vulnerabilities, some of them serious, in several drones made by the manufacturer DJI. These enable users, for example, to change a drone’s serial number or override the mechanisms that allow security authorities to track the drones and their pilots. In … Continue reading Bochum and Saarbrücken researchers discover security vulnerabilities in drones made by DJI

DJI’s New Inspire 3 Is The World’s Ultimate Cinema Drone

DJI, the world’s leader in civilian drones and creative camera technology, today sets a new standard for cinematic-grade aerial filming systems with the all-in-one DJI Inspire 3, a streamlined, precise, full-frame 8K cinema drone to meet the needs of top-level movie productions. Its sleek integrated design, a 161° ultra-wide FOV night-vision FPV and the O3 Pro transmission and control system offer the best-in-class flight performance … Continue reading DJI’s New Inspire 3 Is The World’s Ultimate Cinema Drone