DJI launches Zenmuse XT2: The drone camera that saves lives

Ever wondered how a drone could save someones life? DJI invited us to Space 53 in Holland to check out the new Zenmuse XT2, a thermal imaging drone camera created in partnership with FLIR. Designed with public safety professionals in mind, the Zenmuse XT2 … Full story

Drone Killer

they don’t do any actual damage to the drones. Drone Coming To Get You Technically, they are referred to as Unmanned Aircraft Systems. The drone killer is officially Counter-UAS technology, a serious matter in both civilian and military terms. Full story

KRDO Drone Incident Explanation and Apology

El Paso County temporarily postponed air operations on the 117 fire site Thursday afternoon due to an issue with the KRDO drone. We want to acknowledge the incident and apologize to first responders. As part of our coverage efforts, KRDO flew above a small … Full story

Park Officials Face Increased Illegal Drone Use at Crater Lake

The reportedly rampant illegal use of drones in the park is not only ruining the experience for others, it’s illegal. Though unmanned … If you’re a drone enthusiast and live in the area, take a moment to reconsider taking your UAV to the park next … Full story

Terrifying drone footage shows youngsters dicing with death as huge waves smash pier

TERRIFYING drone footage shows children deliberately dicing with death as huge waves smash into a pier. The footage shows children running up to the edge of a slipway where waves can be seen thundering over just seconds later. According to locals in … Full story

Airlines back creation of global drone registry – IATA

By Allison Lampert and Jamie Freed MONTREAL/SINGAPORE (Reuters) – The world’s airlines are backing the development of a United Nations-led global registry for drones, as a rise in near collisions by unmanned … are looking to drone registries, geo-fencing … Full story

Call for full public inquiry into UK involvement in US drone attacks

Amnesty is also calling for a full public inquiry into the UK’s role in the US drones programme, including how it supplies intelligence material to the USA potentially used in drone attacks. Amnesty and others have documented cases under successive US … Full story

Yemen: Houthis take down US drone

Drones are extensively used in Yemen by all sides of the conflict. The Houthis used a drone to target Saudi Arabia’s primary oil company, Saudi Aramco. The group went on to claim on the same day that it conducted an attack on Abha International Airport … Full story

Drone 720X – Best New Drone On The Market For Selfies?

The Drone 720X is a brand-new drone that has a high 720-Pixel Resolution Camera that shoots at 30 FPS. Drones are becoming more and more popular, and they are also typically very expensive. The Drone 720X is a drone that is designed to be high-quality and … Full story

Feels like flying: FlyJacket exosuit lets you control a drone with your body

Researchers have come up with a wearable exoskeleton designed for control of a fixed wing drone. Named FlyJacket, the device is designed to help beginners control a drone while making intuitive upper body gestures, literally spreading their arms wide like … Full story