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149.5mph – new speed record!

There’s a new world for drone flight! A Vodafone XBlades Drone, the Wingcopter XBR, set a new speed world record at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, the world’s greatest celebration of motorsport and car culture.

Piloted by world champion drone racing pilot Luke Bannister, the Wingcopter XBR achieved a top speed

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Inspired Flight IF700 Named the Official Commercial Drone of the International Drone Racing Association (IDRA)

The International Drone Racing Association (IDRA) has named the Inspired Flight IF700 as the Official Commercial Drone for the remainder of the 2018 Season. As the world’s largest association for recreational and commercial pilots, with hundreds of members on every continent, the IDRA continues to build partnerships with commercial drone

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IDRA & Inspired Flight IF700

The International Drone Racing Association (IDRA) has named the Inspired Flight IF700 as the Official Commercial Drone for the remainder of the 2018 Season. As the world’s largest association for recreational and commercial pilots, with hundreds of members on every continent, the IDRA continues to build partnerships with commercial drone

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Helion and Domenec Molins partner with Freespace

The Freespace team are proud to announce our partnership with Domenec Molins and the Helion Group. Just as we are pushing the boundaries with our Giant Drone Racing platform, Helion are the market leaders in the development of powder metallurgy, solid carbide and innovative coating technologies for high-quality cutting tools.

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UVify OORI

This may be the world’s first smart racing drone! Here are the deets from UVify:

OOri is the drone for everyone. Easy to control, fun to fly, and most of all, fast. The latest addition to the UVify product line delivers the UVify experience in an entirely different form factor.

Power to

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UVify Warp9

The UVify WARP9 is the ultimate craft for racing, acrobatics, and unrivaled HD video capture. Through hundreds of design iterations, WARP9 has been molded from an idea into the epitome of control and precision. Every detail of this machine is deliberate, and has been carefully crafted for the sole purpose

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Mixed Reality Drone Racing by Ars Electronica Solutions

 What’s still just a construction site in Kapfenberg, Austria will soon be the world’s most modern stainless steel mill. One of the highlights of the groundbreaking ceremony for voestalpine’s new work was a spectacular mixed reality drone race staged right above the building site by Ars Electronica Solutions. While

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Aerial Photos — Getting Started

Many drone pilots will begin the process of moving from just flying drones to flying drones with some purpose, and there are two directions you can go. For sports and enjoyment, many will head toward drone racing, while others will want to document their flight through photography or videos. We

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Drone Product Review: DJI Racing Edition Goggles

This new headwear is perfect for all your FPV racing needs as well as for most DJI quads. The goggles can easily be paired with DJI’s Spark, Mavic, Phantom, and Inspire drones, and DJI’s OcuSync Air System—a camera and transmitter unit that connects with these goggles—can add a first-person view

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FPV Product Review: AKK Technology KC02 and A3 AIO

FPV is all the rage these days, and whether you’re into racing giant-scale machines, flying freestyle with a 250, or flying strictly indoors with a Whoop, you’re going to need a trusted source for good-quality FPV components. AKK Technology specializes in FPV cameras, video transmitters, and antennae, so you know

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FPV Pilot Profile – Shaun Taylor

What happens when a friend introduces a firefighter who is into drag racing to the YouTube drone racing scene?
You get Shaun Taylor, a full-time drone racer from Albu­querque, New Mexico, who has blazed a winning trail around the world. I was able to spend some time with Shaun and got

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Rise Indorfin 130 Setup Tips [VIDEO]

You’ll be ready for action with these expert tips on setting up your new racer! Watch how easily your ready-to-fly RISE INDORFIN 130 Brushless FPV Race Drone goes from the box to the sky — where you’ll soon be squeezing through gates, hugging tight curves, and taking freestyle flying to

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Drone Racing MultiGP

Founded in 2015 in Florida by Chris Thomas, MultiGP offers free membership, and members can use the website to find local and national racing events. Just this year, MultiGP has posted 2,500 race events, and over 19,000+ pilots have registered worldwide. In addition, MultiGP produces one of the largest race

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