After several near misses with drones flying near airports, officials are calling for an official study to see what happens when a drone actually impacts with an passenger airliner in flight. This sounds like a pretty expensive study to me. 🙁 Get the details from the link below.Add to Flipboard Magazine.
Looking for a 4K drone that fits in your pocket? Well, maybe if you have big pockets. This one looks pretty cool but isn’t cheap.
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Just in case being able to fold your drone up for easy storage and travel was the only thing holding you back, now you have no excuse! 🙂Add to Flipboard Magazine.
Aerodrome is working with the City of Boulder, Nevada, to launch the first commercial drone airport — the Eldorado Droneport. It’s one of only a handful of FAA-appointed UAS test sites in the United States.Add to Flipboard Magazine.
Most of these appear to follow recent guidelines requiring a single operator per drone weighing less than 55 (including payload e.g. camera). Commercial drones are expanding at a rate that is difficult to track though. Get the full story here:Add to Flipboard Magazine.
A 15 year old just had a pretty big payday playing with his toy drone. Perhaps this will be as popular as NFL someday and attract lots of corporate sponsors. Not quite sure where the best seats are to watch a show like this though. 🙂Add to Flipboard Magazine.
A new game show in the UK lets Kids play drone warfare.
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