Falcon taxing for takeoff (photo by Constantin Diehl)
Falcon Unmanned is pleased to have demonstrated Falcon and Falcon Hover at this weekends Rocky Mountain Airshow in Greeley Colorado. This was the first time in the US that a UAV without a military…Continue
Follow different frame and drone configuration : Quad , Hexa , Okto and Plane . The VR Lab Team and member of Virtualrobotix community test all this configuration and send…Continue
Hi DIY Community,
I would like to share this video with some of the things we've done in one year of development of the project…Continue
Added by lot on August 23, 2014 at 6:00pm — No Comments
Due to a lack of Crowdsourcing experience and an unreachable goal, The BE High School Tech Club Kickstarter was unsuccessful. Of our 1000$ goal, we raised 286$. With 6 days to go, it is not going to happen. But thanks to all who donated! DIYDrones was our single biggest supporter, at 43% by pledge…Continue
Two flights were achieved to demonstrate that multi-rotor aircraft can stay in the air carrying a payload for a long period of time. While 20 minute flights were considered long in 2014, these demonstration flights show that 1 hour flights can be the norm. Imagine the increase in commercial…Continue
The are now four models in the "T" copter series: three quads and a coaxial six - all FREE for download from thingverse.com
I've also just done a short video series following the build of the…Continue
AP: Three lawsuits have been filed today challenging the FAA interpretation that effectively blocks commercial UAV operators as well as FPV flyers of any kind.
The lawsuits were filed by the …Continue
Boeing sponsored research at MIT where Agha-mohammadi and pals have developed a new algorithm based on Partially Observable Markov Decision Processes (POMDP) that allows self monitoring of the vehicles health status in real time and alternative pathfinding, accessing recharging stations and landing zones if needed during mission execution. The paper will be presented the IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and…Continue
We've been hard at work improving our popular NGB filter glass over the summer and the latest design is finally in! This design cuts off higher wavelength NIR light around 770nm. That reduces the amount of light crossing over to the Green and Blue channels which are also sensitive to NIR light,…Continue
Engineers at NASA's Langley Research Center in Hampton, Va., are studying the concept with models such as the unmanned aerial system GL-10 Greased Lightning. The GL-10, which has a 10-foot wingspan, recently flew successfully while tethered. Free-flight tests are planned in the fall of…Continue
I am the Sr. External Pilot on the Aerostar UAS. Here is a link the the article that the local news paper wrote about our program...
Here is the sUAS link.…Continue
Added by UAS_Pilot on August 20, 2014 at 8:00pm — No Comments
We are up to 250+ firms on our directory. We are planning to do a check on hiring soon to see where the industry stands. If you have any comments send a note to email@example.com we look forward to hearing from you.
It would be great to get…Continue
Added by Eric Kubicka on August 20, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments
After a small error, i fried out one the "ground side" cell of my battery with 5 or 6 recharge cycles.
So i decided that i dont need right now a 3S battery, so i purchased a 1S Turnigy Battery bundle to repair my damaged one.
So first thing first, remove the…Continue
AERODRONE OCTAQUAD TAROT TIGER U7 420 KV PIXHAWK 40 MINUTE FLIGHT TIME
Dear Comunity, I am working in a complete!, Yes, a complete…Continue
When 3D printing pens burst onto the scene…Continue
I'm delighted to announce that the effort to port ArduPilot to Linux reached an important milestone yesterday with the first flight of a fixed wing aircraft on a Linux based autopilot running ArduPilot.
As I mentioned in a…Continue