The first time I fly, position holding is perfect in all axes.Subsequently (after I put it to another mode and return it to loiter [?]), the altitude does not hold. When the stick is centered, it…Continue
I've started an analysis and write-up of the legislation here:…Continue
Actually it's 3DR's rather sane Colin Guinn, who did an excellent job presenting his material and seemed to impress Chairman Lamar Smith.
Colin Guinn, an executive with 3D Robotics, released the unmanned aerial vehicle during a hearing on the subject of drone development, much to the amazement of the committee’s chairman, Representative Lamar Smith…
"Golden Globes viewers may get to enjoy some unusual camera angles of the event this year.
A drone will be used to film celebs on the red carpet at the awards show Sunday at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. DJI Global is providing the drone."…Continue
It seems that the argument is between those who want to require a commercial pilots license and those who believe a private pilots license is sufficient for flying quadcopters.
"Enabling private pilots to work commercially would set a precedent, the inspectors wrote, boxing in the FAA while it developed a permanent set of drone regulations. They also noted that…