Sony Airpeak S1 Drone Now Available for Pre-Order

Sony will officially be entering the drone world with the recently announced Airpeak S1 Professional Drone that is now available for pre-order at B&H Photo.  Designed to carry Sony’s line of Alpha and FX3 camera, the Airpeak S1 is aimed at professional operators who demand the highest quality images and videos.

Utilizing the Airpeak digital ecosystem along with the Sony Airpeak S1 Professional Drone, you can plan and execute complex aerial shoots with the equipment you already have and are familiar with. With the Airpeak S1 gimbal (not included), you can attach a host of Alpha series mirrorless cameras or the FX3 full-frame cinema camera and equip them with your arsenal of lenses. Flights can be piloted via the included controller by a single pilot, dual pilots can split drone and gimbal control with an additional remote, or you can fully automate a repeatable flight plan.

While in the air, the S1 can maneuver quickly to locations thanks to 0 to 50 mph acceleration in just…