Vertical Aerospace’s VX4 eVTOL completes its first test flight

Developer of electric takeoff and landing (eVTOL) air taxis, Vertical Aerospace has completed the first test flight of its VX4 prototype in what it says was the first trial of a new UK aircraft in two decades. Vertical said the tethered hover flight of its VX4 eVTOL took place over the weekend, following its previous certification by UK regulator Civil Aviation Authority […]

FAA releases AAM vertiport guidelines for future air taxi operations

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued its first set of guidelines on the construction and layout of future vertiports, providing a critical basis of uniformity for developers of advanced air mobility (AAM) services and infrastructure to work from. The FAA’s Engineering Brief #105 is a 51-page document that walks planners of vertiports that next-generation AAM aircraft will need for operation through some fairly […]

Florida Women Think They’re Interesting Enough For Drones To Spy On Them

New technologies always bring out skepticism in people, and among the particularly ignorant, it brings out paranoia, hatred, and violence. Few know this better than Tesla owners, especially those who’ve experienced vandalism (often by people stupid enough to not know they’re on camera). I don’t understand why people think it’s ok to vandalize others property. […]

DJI Mavic 3 Enterprise (M3E & M3T) More Detail Leaked

More details and images have surfaced online a day before the newly-announced unveiling of the Mavic 3 Enterprise series. We have received more information regarding the Mavic 3 Thermal Drone’s camera, among other things. Last week, a first teaser was released, giving us an official release date for the Mavic 3 Enterprise Series (M3E): September […]

DRONEII Drone Market Drone Industry Growth

Drone Industry Insights (DRONEII) has published their annual flagship product, the Drone Market Report.  This year, the forecast goes out 8 years to 2030 – and gives new insight about where drone industry growth will be fastest, by region and by application As DRONEII’s Ed Alvarado writes, “As autumn begins and the foliage changes, it’s […]

Drones for Livestock Management Market Insights, Opportunities, Share, Trends, Drivers, Manufacture Size, Developments and Future Forecasts To 2029

The drones for livestock management market is expected to witness market growth at a rate of 31.2% in the forecast period of 2022 to 2029 and is expected to reach USD 19.58 billion by 2029. The Global Drones for Livestock Management Market report brings into light key market dynamics of the sector. By utilizing few steps or […]

Elite Space Program Will Include A St. Louis Drone Startup

Out of 600 international businesses, St. Louis-based drone startup WingXpand was chosen to participate in the “Techstars” program in Los Angeles. The program focuses on aerospace technology and collaborates with agencies like NASA and the U.S. Space Force. According to co-founder Michelle Madaras, WingXpand collaborates with fire and Police departments and other clients to develop […]