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Today marks the "effective date" that some pertinent Part 107 and Remote ID rules become active. Notably, this includes the Operations Over People rule. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) first published their Notice for Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) for the Remote Identification of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (Remote ID) on December 29, 2020.Simply put, Remote ID is the concept that every dron
Sony has published a new video that shows the company’s testing methods for its impending Airpeak drone. In the video, the test shows the new drone stabilizing footage and maintaining position in 43.6 mile-per-hour winds (19.5m/s).Sony has been teasing small bits of new information about its Airpeak drone project since it was originally announced in November of 2020. The drone itself was fi
IntroductionArriving just one year after its predecessor, the Mavic Air 2, the Air 2S is DJI's newest mid-range consumer drone. The new model sheds the familiar Mavic branding in favor of a shorter naming scheme, following the lead of DJI's Mini 2 model, but receives some significant upgrades in return. Most notably, the Air 2S features a camera with a 1"-type sensor – something that was previous
It was just a year ago that DJI announced its compact-but-capable Mavic Air 2 quadcopter. Now, the company has shortened the name and doubled the image sensor size, with the 5.4K/30fps-capable Air 2S.Continue ReadingCategory: Drones, TechnologyTags: DJI Innovations, Quadcopter, Camera drone
While Curiosity recently shared the latest of several selfies it has captured over the years, NASA’s Mars Perseverance rover was not to be outdone, and in its first-ever selfie, it decided to share the spotlight with the Ingenuity drone. As Digital Trends reports, Perseverance took the selfie with the Ingenuity helicopter drone which is about 13 feet away from the body of the rover. Perseve
Like a high-tech Russian nesting doll, a prototype US Air Force Kratos XQ-58A Valkyrie combat drone being developed by the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) dropped a smaller drone from its weapons bay during flight.Continue ReadingCategory: Military, TechnologyTags: US Air Force, drones, Test Flights
While DJI has not been particularly challenged in the drone space in recent years, that doesn’t mean others aren’t trying. FIMI, a Xiaomi brand, has announced the X8 Mini, a direct competitor to the DJI Mini 2. As originally noted by Drone DJ and reported by DPReview, side-by-side with DJI’s latest, the X8 Mini looks extremely similar. It’s not just the design of the X8 Mi
FIMI, a Chinese company that is part of Xiaomi's ecosystem, recently released a direct competitor to DJI's Mini line of drones. The X8 Mini weighs less than 250 grams when a 'pro' battery is installed and boasts a similar compact, foldable frame. In the United States, a drone weighing less than 250 grams does not need to be registered with the Federal Aviation Administration.A camera with a 1/2.6
the filmmakers have captured an out-of-this-world aerial footage of a reindeer cyclone, where a threatened herd of animals runs in circles around the hunters as a formidable defense strategy. The post this drone footage shows a reindeer cyclone in all its glory appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
A series of earthquakes caused the Fagradalsfjall volcano, located near Reykjavik, Iceland, to erupt for the first time in over 800 years. FPV pilot and local resident Bjorn Steinbekk took the opportunity to push his DJI FPV drone to the limits.Miraculously, the drone not only survived the extreme conditions (lava can reach temperatures up to 1,250° Celsius), he also managed to maneuver his unman is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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