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Ukraine Uses FPV Drones With Makeshift RPG-7 Explosives

Recent videos that have been circulated on the messaging app Telegram demonstrate that the Ukrainian military has begun equipping FPV drones with improvised rocket-propelled grenades (RPG) in order to target Russian tanks. These first-person-view (FPV) drones are significantly more difficult to fly remotely than, for example, the DJI Mavic 3 drones that we have seen […]

BT tests powerful 5G antenna for future HAPS drone deployment

UK telecoms company BT is testing a powerful new antenna technology that, once mounted on a high-altitude platform station (HAPS) drone, is expected to provide 4G and 5G services of up to 150 Mbps over areas as large as 15,000 square kilometers. BT said it will soon begin trials using an antenna made by tech partner […]

Arkansas prepares law banning drone use by sex offenders

Proposed legislation in Arkansas that would legally ban certain registered sex offenders from owning or operating a drone took another step toward passage this week, when the Senate Committee on Judiciary approved the bill in a five to one vote. Arkansas House Bill 1125 would prohibit anyone registered as Level 3 or Level 4 sex offender from owning or using a […]

Drone Program Prepares Students To Become Commercial Pilots

Southwest Independent School District students are achieving new heights as a result of the school drone program. Students in San Antonio can take part in a drone program that prepares them to become commercial drone pilots and get their Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Part 107 certificate. The program prepares students for the job by teaching […]

Sunlu Terminator 3 (T3) review: Fast but Rusty

The Sunlu Terminator 3 (T3) is an ambitious 3D printer that promises five times faster print speed than most of its contenders. Priced for only $199.99, it comes with 250mm/s high-speed printing, a metal double-gear extruder, and a 16 points auto-leveling system. Our review covers unboxing, assembling, first impressions, and usage recommendations. We have to […]

Public Safety Drone Review – DRONELIFE

DRONERESPONDERS and DRONELIFE Announce Monthly Webcast Public Safety Drone Review: the drones, technology and trends that impact public safety The Public Safety Drone Review is a new monthly resource for the public safety community.  This free event will be held live on February 7, 2023 at 3pm EST: and on the first Tuesday afternoon of […]

Astounding aerial photos or amazing abstract art?

We’ve seen before just how impressive drone photographs can be. There are more and more drones available now, many of which are more than capable of capturing incredible footage. Drone photographers though, need more than the right equipment, the ability to fly and a knowledge of the regulations. They also need an eye for a […]