Drone News

DJI responds to US bill seeking blanket ban on its drones

Sun, 03 Mar 2024

Tech giant DJI has provided a detailed response to legislation that seeks to ban its drones in the US. If passed, the “Countering CCP Drones Act” would prevent operators from buying the latest DJI drones — and may also potentially ground existing fleets, regardless of how operators use them — because it would prohibit DJI from operating on US communications infrastructure. The ...

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Applications for the Inaugural Oregon UAS Accelerator Cohort are Open

Sat, 02 Mar 2024

The Oregon UAS Accelerator is thrilled to announce the opening of applications for its inaugural cohort, commencing June 3rd and concluding on September 10th with the Pendleton Investor Roundup. Participants can extend their stay at the Pendleton UAS Test Range until the end of 2024 to continue testing their innovation. Entrepreneurs and innovators with solutions […]

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Garuda Aerospace’s Kisan Drone: Revolutionizing Indian Agriculture Under PM Modi’s Drone Didi Scheme

Fri, 01 Mar 2024

Empowering Women Farmers and Boosting Agricultural Efficiency with Cutting-Edge UAV Technology by DRONELIFE Staff Writer Ian J. McNabb Indian drone developer Garuda Aerospace recently announced their receipt of 500 orders for their Kisan drone from ten fertilizer companies under PM Narendra Modi’s Drone Didi scheme, designed to support women-lead “Self Help Groups” and further the […] The post Garuda Aerospace’s ...

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RushFPV BLADE F7 AIO: FC for Hassle-free FPV drone building

Wed, 28 Feb 2024

RushFPV is known for its easy-to-use, solder-free flight controllers. This review will examine their latest BLADE F7 45A AIO flight module with a built-in 45A ESC. An AIO (All-In-One) flight controller is a type of flight control system used primarily in compact FPV drones. AIOs integrate multiple components necessary for drone flight into a single […] The post RushFPV BLADE F7 ...

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Eagle Eye Tracks Balsa Drones

Mon, 04 Dec 2023

General Atomics’ new “Eagle Eye” Gray Eagle radar system can track and monitor small balsa drones for targeting and destruction. The Gray Eagle 25M drone features open-architecture, a more powerful engine, advanced data links, and extended range. According to Mike Shortsleeve, Vice President of Defense Department strategic development at GA, these drones, dubbed the 25M […] The post Eagle Eye Tracks ...

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