Posts Tagged ‘international drone day’

International Drone Day 2018 Media Coverage

Drone magazine is covering our International Drone Day 2018 event in Ohio this month   DRONE Magazine Issue 33 is on sale now! We’ve another action-packed issue as we round up the best and brightest UAV technology on the market, including our cover star, the Ryze Tello, which boasts some serious DJI tech inside a very…

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DJI Mavic Air Flying

Even though the starting price is a high investment for a gadget with a 21-minute battery life, the upgraded tech housed within the sleek chassis makes the Mavic Air quite attractive, especially since it’s cheaper than its bigger brother. And, unlike the Spark, it ships with its own dedicated controller, which goes a long way…

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International Drone Day 2018

‘International Drone Day’ takes place Saturday May 05, 2018. This follows the success of the first International Drone Day in 2015, which saw over 40,000 people in 150 countries take part. You can make a team or join a team today, by writing to us at info@ThtDroneShow.com Drones continue to be an often controversial topic,…

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AMA Expo east this week!

The Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) will host the annual AMA Expo East, presented by ReadyMadeRC.com, at the Meadowlands Exposition Center in Secaucus, New Jersey February 23 – 25. The three-day expo will provide new and seasoned hobbyists of all ages with hands-on opportunities to learn about building and flying model aircraft and drones. This…

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World’s Largest Homemade Drone

Titled “world’s largest homemade drone” by the world’s most popular drone-lover and YouTuber, Casey Neistat, this one is indeed a monster. It’s hexadeca-copter with 16 31-inch carbon fiber propellers powered by 16 independent motors. This flying giant is 10 feet in diameter, weighing 165 pounds! It carries 16 batteries, capable of generating a stunning 1050 pound…

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Drone flies over Jet Liner?

Hey, if you own a drone, maybe don’t fly it over an airplane filled with passengers? The FAA is investigating a video that seems to show a drone’s close call with a commercial airliner landing at McCarran International Airport near Las Vegas Flying a drone near an airport is definitely not allowed by the FAA.…

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Yuneec Typhoon H Plus 2018

Brand new for 2018 is the Yuneec Typhoon H Plus. For those serious about drone photography, the new Typhoon H Plus from Yuneec will definitely be of interest, packing a 1-inch 20MP sensor in its camera, as well as a high aperture lens and the ability to record 4K video at 60fps. Low light performance…

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International Drone Day is this weekend!

International Drone Day

International Drone Day is this weekend!   Saturday 6 May is the third annual International Drone Day. 90,000 people across the world are expected to gather together to spread the word that “drones are good”. Are you as excited as we are?       Why is International Drone Day important?   Drones are used…

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Drones save lives – survey of lifesaving drone activity

Drones save lives   First study of lifesaving drone activity released by DJI Three years ago today the first International Drone Day took place. We founded International Drone Day in order to bring attention to the many positive things drones are used for. On the anniversary of that event – where tens of thousands of people…

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