DJI Inspire 3 Is Shown In Newly Leaked Photos

Today, three new photos showing the DJI Inspire 3 drone were leaked online by DealsDrone. The first photo allegedly shows the DJI Inspire 3 in the air. The second photo of the new DJI camera drone shows the aircraft on the ground. The third photo shows the DJI RC Plus remote controller that will work […]

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 […]

Volocopter eVTOL in successful UTM/ATM integration trials in Paris

German air taxi developer Volocopter was among a group of sector companies that successfully tested the integration and use of traditional air traffic management (ATM) technology with new uncrewed traffic management (UTM) platforms designed to orchestrate the flight of electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) planes. The trials took place at the Pontoise airfield in suburban Paris, where a variety of European companies have […]

Verizon drone program gets IS-BAO nod for high safety standards

Verizon has become the first corporate drone program in the US to receive the International Standards for Business Aircraft Operations (IS-BAO) registration. The registration certificate comes after a six-month-long voluntary and detailed audit of Verizon’s drone operations, governance, and safety standards. Administered by the International Business Aviation Council (IBAC), the fundamental purpose of IS-BAO is […]

Intrusive drones defy airspace bans at NFL, NCAA football games

Drones flying over Lumen Field in Seattle prompted delays of two different football games this weekend, just days after sports officials urged Congress to pass robust laws to deal with intrusive UAVs to replace standing legislation set to expire October 5. On-field officials in Seattle temporarily halted the games in accordance with National Football League (NFL) and National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) […]

Autel Drone Donated To Seaside Police In New Jersey

The Seaside Police Department in Seaside, New Jersey, applied for a drone donation to the National Public Safety Drone Donation Program on 7/12/22. And now, the department will receive a new Autel drone, accessories, and Part 107 training to start its drone program and help save people’s lives. “It is a privilege to support underfunded […]

Irish prisons battle plague of drone deliveries of contraband

Add Ireland to the list. Like a growing number of countries around the globe, Irish authorities say they’re now working to detect and thwart drone deliveries of contraband to the nation’s prisons, and have introduced anti-UAV technology into jails as a part of that. The spiking use of drones to deliver an array of banned items for black-market resale in jails […]

3D-printing construction drone swarms soar to testing success

Researchers have announced their proof-of- concept success in testing a system using swarms of drones as flying 3D printers of materials in the construction and repair of buildings, inspired by the way bees and wasps assemble their nests. Though fixed-location 3D printing is already being adapted for use in the construction industry, the drone swarm project gives that tech mobility by making it […]