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Travis Air Force Base Deploys Autonomous Drone-Based Monitoring and Perimeter Security [VIDEO]

Travis Air Force Base Deploys Autonomous Drone-Based Monitoring and Perimeter Security [VIDEO] Travis Air Force Base has deployed Easy Aerial’s autonomous drone-based monitoring solution.   “The 60th Air Mobility Wing, 60th Security Forces Squadron, in conjunction with  Easy Aerial, a commercial provider of autonomous drone-based monitoring solutions, has developed and deployed the first automated drone-based […]

Drones as a First Responder: DRONERESPONDERS Forms Working Group

Drones as a First Responder: DRONERESPONDERS Forms Working Group DRONERESPONDERS, the leading resource for public safety drone programs, will launch a “Drones as First Responder” working group. The working group is designed to help other police and public safety departments develop programs like that first built by the Chula Vista, CA police department.  In Chula […]

Drone Privacy Laws Around the World: Surfshark Maps it Out

Drone Privacy Laws Around the World: Surfshark Maps it Out Surfshark, a digital security firm, introduces Mapped: The state of drone privacy laws in (nearly) every country. Drone privacy is serious business – and what gets you a great image in one country could get you a jail term in another.  Finding these laws, however, […]

Is a New Sony Drone About to Hit the Market? What We Know About Airpeak

Is a New Sony Drone About to Hit the Market? What We Know About Airpeak The marketplace of Commercial Off the Shelf (COTS) drones may have a new player.  A new Sony drone could be in development, according to company teasers about a project Sony calls Airpeak. Details are very few.  A new section of […]

Drones for Telecom: Pix4D and SAP Partner on 3D Inspection of Transmission Masts

Drones for Telecom: Pix4D and SAP Partner on 3D Inspection of Transmission Masts Drones for telecom are already an important industry segment, and new applications to serve the telecom sector are rapidly appearing.  Now, photogrammetry software solution leader Pix4D has partnered with SAP® “to open up the market for drone-based, digital 3D inspections for telecommunications companies,” […]

Skydio Markets X2E Enterprise Drone to Governments

Skydio Markets X2E Enterprise Drone to Governments Flying high on news of an unprecedented $100 million investment, California-based drone startup Skydio this week released details about its latest offering, the Skydio X2E. Designed for enterprises, first responders and civilian agencies, the X2E is being touted as an “ideal situation” for situational awareness and inspection of […]

Extreme Sports Drone Video: Behind the Scenes in Red Bull’s MX Freeride Video

Extreme Sports Drone Video: Behind the Scenes in Red Bull’s MX Freeride Video Tyler Bereman’s freeride MX takes extreme skill – and so does the pilot creating the extreme sports drone video that displays it.    “Tyler Bereman’s “One Shot,” released Tuesday on Red Bull channels, is a unique video collaboration showcasing the world’s leading talents […]

Are Passenger Drones Real? Oh Yes – EHang Thrills Tourists With Aerial Sightseeing Flights

Are Passenger Drones Real? Oh Yes – EHang Thrills Tourists With Aerial Sightseeing Flights Every time we write about them, someone wants to know: Are passenger drones real?  The answer is yes – not only do they exist, but they’re being used successfully. Autonomous aerial vehicles (AAV) are not a topic of future science fiction: […]

DJI’s Video With Shell Highlights the Use of DJI Industrial Drones in the Energy Industry [Video]

DJI’s Video With Shell Highlights the Use of DJI Industrial Drones in the Energy Industry [Video] A new marketing video put out by DJI features the team at Shell using the M300 – and highlights DJI’s position in the energy industry. As Parrot introduces the new ANAFI USA and other manufacturers scramble to capture a meaningful […]

Cargo Drones: Canada Proposes to Allow Low Risk BVLOS Operations for Large Drones

Cargo Drones: Canada Proposes to Allow Low Risk BVLOS Operations for Large Drones Transport Canada has issued a proposal that would allow very large drones, such as cargo drones, to fly beyond the remote pilot’s visual line of sight (BVLOS) when traveling in remote areas. The proposal takes a risk-based approach to flying beyond visual […]