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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 made drone deliveries directly to...

Program drones with Google and Ardupilot, the Summer of Code

Congratulations to the Ardupilot.org project. On February 27th they were selected as a participating 2017 Google Summer of Code organisation. Sponsored by Google, GSOC is a unique program matching open...

Fly to your next meeting with Google’s teleprescence drone

Horray for Google, their patent that went through yesterday has given me a most excellent excuse to post my favourite drone video of 2016 once again, Robot Drone Man...

Major Japanese drone company Terra Drone chooses Queensland for home

A major Japanese start-up has chosen Queensland for its regional office after being inspired by the Palaszczuk Government’s drive to advance innovation and entrepreneurship across the state. Deputy Premier and...

Alphabet X shutters Titan, moves team to Wing and Loon

I can't say I am surprised, Facebook's recent admission of a lack of landing for their internet-beaming drone Aquila shows just how hard high-level flight can be. Platforms designed to fly...

Google patent reveals collaborative rescue tools.

Another tailsitter coming out of Google, this time with a canard up front. Another job for a KK2 or PX4 stack board me thinks. Its still going to have...

Facebook Aquila 1A – N565AQ

It looks like we have a name now for the larger version of Facebook's Aquila UAS, the Aquila 1A. Below is an extract from the FAA N-register and on...

Android at the edge of space

It seems like the google crowd are really keen to replicate what many in the sUAS world have been playing with for the last couple of years. It really...

Googles 20% time brings robotic app to Android

With Apples infamous 4.2 TOS update banning UAV Apps from the iphone the Android platform is becoming the unmanned aircraft developers smartphone of choice. Google lets its staff devote 20%...

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 Microdrone and fly it yourself...