Drone Connectivity BVLOS Flights Elsight Dawn of Drones

Tune in below on November 10 at 11:00 am EST for the Dawn of Drones Podcast with Dawn Zoldi! We continue Innovation Month, graciously sponsored by Iris Automation, with Elsight leaders Scott Jonasz and Beni Farkas. This Israel-based company is providing BVLOS (Beyond the Visual Line of Sight) drone connectivity powered by AI. Learn how […]

Watch DJI Mavic 3 slay wild winds like nobody’s business

When you’re paying $2,199 (or more) for a drone, you’d want to know how your aircraft would stack up against heavy winds, right? Well, the DJI Mavic 3 doesn’t fail to impress. YouTuber DC Rainmaker has earned a reputation for pushing drones to their limits in conditions in which most people wouldn’t want to risk […]

Citadel Defense Acquired by BlueHalo

Photo courtesy of Citadel Defense This past Thursday, Arlington Capital Partners subsidiary BlueHalo, a leading provider of advanced engineering solutions and technology to the national security community, announced its acquisition of Citadel Defense Company.  With Citadel Defense acquired by BlueHalo, AI-powered counter drone solutions will round out the company’s defense solutions. by Ian M. Crosby […]

UTM specialist Altitude Angel joins Hyundai’s AAM group

UK-based unified traffic management (UTM) technology provider Altitude Angel has announced it is joining Hyundai Motor Group’s Airspace Management Consortium, an initiative to help develop and accelerate advanced air mobility (AAM) operations. Altitude Angel calls itself the world’s leading provider of tech and software solutions for the operation of UTM systems. Its platform is billed as easy […]

Submarine drone video captures fish nuzzling sharks

Researchers say submarine drone videos have provided evidence of what they believe are fish using the skin of passing sharks as back-scratchers for exfoliating dead scales and parasites. Just as oddly, the different incarnations of sharks filmed seemed just fine in assuming the role of piscine loofa foam. A group of marine biologists from the […]

House passes Advanced Air Mobility Coordination bill

Lost amid the dramatic push for – and final securing of – passage of President Joe Biden’s $1 trillion infrastructure draft law last week was the vote approving of another bill designed to have far-reaching consequences for the country: the Advanced Air Mobility Coordination and Leadership Act. Just how big are the stakes shaping quickly developing advanced […]

B&H Photo shows DJI Smart Controller as discontinued

The DJI Smart Controller is showing as out of stock on the official DJI retail store as well as with several authorized resellers. Meanwhile, B&H Photo has marked the product as “discontinued” on its website. If you’re hoping to pick up a Smart Controller for the holidays, you may want to hurry. The product is […]