Announcing our new partnership with RPFlightSystem, Inc. I am the new CTO for RPFlightSystems, Inc and I am bringing my work with GaAS solar cells from Alta Devices to provide a production solar plane under 5kg with the Vigilant UAS.…Continue
Last weekend our team from Robotik AG Ilmenau won the RobotChallenge AirRace in Vienna, sharing the winner's podium with team "Sirin" from russia.
Both teams could complete 24 rounds in 10 minutes!
Our UAV is based on the …Continue
Epic job by the 3DR video team. They got their Ridley Scott on ;-)
On March 23rd in San Jose, we had the first DroneCode conference, as part of the Embedded Linus Conference. Above is just the first meeting of official DroneCode members (mostly…Continue
In a 9-page legal letter, with 28 itemized conditions and limitations, the FAA issued an exemption to Amazon to enable Prime Air to test in US airspace.…Continue
Blackmagic has just raised the bar. Global shutter, RC control and dynamic range. …Continue
besides the search system for UAS, answering questions in ibeacon post, we've been developing some new designs.
Here are some bakery right off the DIY bench for your…Continue
From the Guardian (via sUAS News):
A new drone-building series called Airheads is due to air on Sunday nights on BBC2 in the key …
Augusta National – Masters Tournament 16th hole as seen by a drone
Over the last couple of years now I’ve gotten deep into aerial photos and videos via unmanned aerial vehicles, known by most as drones. I’ve build some aerial video/photo “ships” and am loving the angles and views I can capture of golf…
Ok, so here at last, is the autonomous payload delivery video.
Configured to use Camera trigger on RC10, and the DIGICAM actions in mission planning. Works perfectly well, but the DIGICAM command is not "rate determining"; ie the APM can…Continue
Workswell company (also known as Drone thermal camera) together with its partner Vertical Images will be exhibiting at the "air show" in Germany - AERO Friedrichshafen 2015. Together, we will present a drone thermal imaging system, ie. both…Continue
Just wanted to share a photo of my Aeroquad cyclone.I have flown at least 25 successful autonomous
missions with this Quad.In my humble opinion the 3DR pixhawk is simply the best autopilot out there!…Continue
If anyone needs a simple & inexpensive method to setup a telemetry connection over 4G, I wrote a free guide http://www.4gmetry.com/ and created a dedicated group …Continue
Thanks to its creators, there is an active group buy for the DroneThermal Analog MAV breakout board for the FLIR Lepton Thermal Imager. It is available now with reduced pricing at GroupGets for $165.00 plus shipping from the USA. You can add the recommended 25 Degree FOV Lepton at checkout for an additional $230 or use it with other types of Leptons that you…Continue
we have moved to a new website www.one-man-drone.com. It gives an idea on how the system will look!
After testing of motors and props and the carbon fiber tubes, we are currently building the…Continue
Its that time of year again, this time Chris Anderson will be joined by tech evangelist Robert Scoble, Eric Cheng from DJI and Jim Williams head of the FAA's airspace integration efforts there are 30 more speakers full list here.…Continue