NEWS

  • January 30, 2015
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    To begin the year, Lehmann Aviation has announced a new, more powerful and extremely easy to use version of its OperationCenter software for flight preparation and mission control, as well as significant price reduction for all L-A-series aerial robots coming as a result of a big sales growth in 2014. The new ...
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  • January 30, 2015
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    (Source: New York Times)   As Major League Baseball’s top players took the field at the All-Star Game in Minneapolis in July, a covert radar system scanned the sky above the 40,000-seat stadium for what security experts said was an emerging threat to public safety: drones. Using finely tuned detection programs brought in ...
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  • January 29, 2015
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    The drone crash at the White House proved once again how easy it is for someone to both get their hands on a drone and, subsequently, crash it. The Dronelife team is very familiar with crashing drones, so we thought we would share one of our best stories and give you an idea what ...
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  • January 29, 2015
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    (Source: CNN)   Headed to the Super Bowl this weekend? Bring your money, foam finger and tickets — heck, even bring your face paint — but please leave your drone at home. At least that’s what the Federal Aviation Administration wants. The FAA released a 15-second video on YouTube Wednesday reminding everyone that the ...
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  • January 28, 2015
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    Fly Away Drone When we first heard about the drone that crashed on the lawn of the White House details were scarce. The initial reports said a 2 foot wide quadcopter had hit a tree and fell into the Obama’s back yard. As avid followers of drone news, the knee-jerk reaction of the Dronelife ...
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  • January 28, 2015
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    Two days after a DJI Phantom crashed in the lawn at the White House, DJI has responded by issuing an announcement detailing a forthcoming firmware update that will restrict flying in and around the D.C. Metro area. Over the next few days, the Chinese drone manufacturing company will roll out a ...
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  • January 28, 2015
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    (Source: myfoxdc.com) A two-foot-long drone apparently flown by a hobbyist crashed on the White House grounds Monday in an extraordinary, if unintended, breach that raised fresh questions about the president’s security — and a growing threat from the sky. A man later came forward to say he was responsible for the mishap in ...
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  • January 27, 2015
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    Big Data as a Service leader Qubole recently moved to larger quarters in Mountain View, Calif. To mark the occasion, the company used a DJI Phantom 2 Vision+ to videotape and commemorate the occasion. Qubole has joined a number of high technology firms using drones to get the word out. While ...
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  • January 27, 2015
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    (Source: Yahoo! News)   The United States has fallen behind technological advancements that have made small drones readily available and must update its laws to ensure safety, President Barack Obama said Tuesday, in his first public comments about a drone that crashed on the White House grounds. Obama said drones, properly used, have ...
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  • January 27, 2015
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    (Source: cnet.com)   An Australian man has been fined for breaking aviation regulations whilst flying his drone, after authorities discovered his flight footage posted on YouTube. The news comes as Australians prepare for the Australia Day national holiday long weekend, when the country heads outdoors for barbecues and a day at the beach ...
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  • January 26, 2015
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    (Source: The BIG Story)   A device, possibly an unmanned aerial drone, was found on the White House grounds during the middle of the night while President Barack Obama and the first lady were in India, but his spokesman said Monday that it posed no threat. It was unclear whether their daughters, Sasha ...
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  • January 26, 2015
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    (Source: pbs.org)   Herding cattle. Counting fish. Taking an animal’s temperature. Applying pesticides. When it comes to drones, “your imagination can go pretty wild in terms of what would be possible,” says Roger Johnson, president of the National Farmers Union. This month, the Federal Aviation Administration issued the first permit for agricultural use of ...
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