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Drone news: InterDrone is September 5-7

After powering forward with an additional 10% growth in its third year (3,700+ attendees from 59 nations, 165 exhibitors, 130 press, rave reviews!) InterDrone returns to Las Vegas in its established calendar slot. It will feature conference tracks for engineers, software developers, executives, investors, regulators and commercial drone “buyers

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Drone Reviews: RISE Vusion House Racer

First-person-view (FPV) racing is so addictive and fun that, now, having a quick way to take that excitement inside will be a must-have for every racer I know. The new Vusion House Racer is not just for the diehard drone racer; this bird opens up the fun and excitement of

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Drone Reviews: GoPro Karma

Assembled and ready to fly out of the box, the Karma is a foldable video platform with a stabilized gimbal, so it’s perfect for anyone from first-time pilots to experts. Its frame is made out of nicely finished molded plastic, and if you order the version that comes with the

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Drone Review: Drone World Mavic Pro

If you are looking for the ultimate Mavic package, the Drone World MaXX Mod Kit should be at the top of your list. A huge bonus is that it comes with the MaXX Mod 3 Hot-Swap Antennae, which will keep the video signal clear and interference-free.

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Drone Review: Connex Falcore

Connex has been in the wireless video transmission business for a long time, and it has the most reliable technology so far. When I heard that Connex had decided to design a racing drone, I knew it would be unique and cutting edge, and that is exactly what the Falcore

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Bell Makes Progress on V-247 Unmanned Tiltrotor

Bell Helicopter is continuing through the preliminary design review stage of its V-247 Vigilant unmanned tiltrotor, as it waits for its intended US Marine Corps customer to deliver precise requirements for the programme. Launched in 2016, the V-247 is a self-funded development, which Bell is producing to address an emerging

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Drone Review: Yuneec Tornado H920 Plus

Stepping up into the world of cinematography requires a big drone that can carry a camera that shoots in a larger format. The Yuneec Tornado H920 Plus is just the bird to fit the bill. This carbon-fiber, 6-blade multirotor can carry a good-size camera and has good flight performance and

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Drone Reviews: Xiro Xplorer Mini Selfie Drone

The evolution of the “selfie” has gradually progressed over the years. This popularity has pushed technology to make smaller and better cameras and to pack as many pixels as possible into imaging sensors. So have we reached the limits of the selfie? Not if Xiro has anything to do with

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Drone Reviews: Lumenier QAV-XS

The QAV-XS is a lightweight stretch X designed for high-speed racing action. The airframe is constructed of nicely finished carbon plates, which are joined together using aluminum standoffs. When you purchase the QAV-XS, you get the bare airframe. You will need to provide all the electronics for flight (flight controller,

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Drone Reviews: Kyosho Drone Racer

Flying drones is fun, and racing drones is even more fun! Anyone flying a drone for the first time knows flying is a challenge in itself, let alone racing it. Kyosho is aiming to making the transition to racing easier with its new Drone Racer. Unique in its look and

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Drone Reviews: Thrust UAV Riot 250R Pro Quadcopter

When I first looked at the Riot 250R Pro in the box, I thought, “This thing looks slick, and I bet it is incredibly fast.” All of this quad’s integrated parts are protected inside polycarbonate skirts that surround the body. It is intended for the racing pilot with enough flying

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Phoenix Flight Planner – LiDAR Mission Planning

Optimize your LiDAR mission parameters before you fly. Calculate your flight plan, review estimated LiDAR data quality, and upload a terrain-following KMZ directly to your UAV! Explore the effects that different parameters have on your data before you fly. Estimate your data quality and reduce costs by experimenting with various

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Best Drones For Gopro Camera – 8 Quadcopters to Review

For the size and price, the GoPro line of cameras definitely delivers excellent video quality. They are widely known within the photography and drone realm as resilient little cameras that can survive risky situations, and are also popular due to their being waterproof. 2018 Best Drones For Gopro Camera Compared

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