Skydio releases Remote Flight Deck to pilot X10 drones from any device or distance
Just three weeks after Skydio’s release of its new, tech-amped X10 drone, the company is now rolling out its Remote Flight Deck solution permitting users to operate the craft from a simple browser – providing a potentially invaluable asset for police, fire, first responder, and other intended operators.
Skydio unveiled its Remote Flight Deck application today to further enhance the utility and attraction of the sensor packed, far-seeing, weather scoffing X10 drone it introduced September 20. According to the San Mateo, CA-based startup, the solution can be used to pilot the UAV from virtually any distance, using virtually any browser, from virtually any mobile or desktop device. The only non-virtual caveat: a cellular network is required for connectivity, but how difficult is that anymore?
With that link 5G established, Skydio says the public services and first responders its X10 drone is designed for can navigate the craft at work in one…