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Drone pilot fined $20,000 after fly-away

Drone pilot Reuben Burciaga was fined $20,000 by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) after his fly-away DJI Phantom 3 drone landed right next to an active runway at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas. The drone incident took place in June of 2018 when Burciaga wanted to take an aerial photo of a Ferris wheel. Early on during the flight, he […]

Ice And Drones: The Future Of Wind Energy

Parts of the world with incredible wind energy potential have long been inaccessible to wind farms. But with the completion of the first offshore wind farm built to withstand ice-prone conditions, the industry has clearly evolved. When it comes to cold-weather climates, wind farm designers face a variety of […] Click here to view original […]

Canadian Drone Laws 2019

WWFC Associate Manager, Sarah Spry talks about the new Canadian drone laws that came into affect this year. Watch the video for details! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YjMkh5al93w

How are drones being used for pipeline inspections?

Drone operators in sectors that range from agriculture to construction have quantified the difference this technology can make to the bottom line, yet the benefits of the technology are especially apparent in large-scale infrastructure projects with high regulatory burdens and high consequences if something goes wrong. Examples of these […] Click here to view original […]

4 Ways Drones are Being Used in Maritime and Offshore Services

Predictions about the billions of dollars that drone technology represents are as pervasive as they are extreme. Drone industry experts are currently tracking over 75 firms that offer drone market reports or forecasts of some type, all of which offer various opinions and numbers around what sort of an […] Click here to view original […]

Solar Powered UAV Market PEST Analysis, Growth by Top Companies, Trends by Types and Application, Forecast to 2027

Solar Powered UAV Market The solar powered UAV uses solar cells for improved flight range and enhanced endurance. The market is still at a nascent stage, and the major players are continuously involved in the developments and launches of newer models. Positive outlook from the government and military sector […] Click here to view original […]

Unmanned aerial vehicle competition held at Webster Field

Participants in the June 13-15 Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International Student Unmanned Aerial Systems Competition pause for a photo at Webster Outlying Field in St. Inigoes, Md. The local Seafarer Chapter hosted the 17th annual Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) Student Unmanned Aerial Systems (SUAS) Competition […] Click here to view original […]

Increasing Demand for UAVs Is Anticipated to Fuel the Growth of Gyroscope Market During 2019-2025 – IndustryARC

Gyroscope Market is being led by increase in demand for of these sensing units for consumer electronics, automotive and aerospace. The gyroscope market was valued at $1.6 billion in 2018, and is estimated to reach $2.1 billion after growing at a CAGR of 5% during the forecast period 2019-2025. […] Click here to view original […]

How Will the UTC Program from DJI Define Quality Standards for the Commercial Drone Industry?

News about the expansion of DJI’s Unmanned Aerial Systems Training Center (UTC) program in North America recently made headlines across the space, and for good reason. The UTC program already has over 200 training centers across 6 countries, with more than 40,000 pilots trained since inception, but this expansion […] Click here to view original […]