Measure is among…
The end result has turned into a research platform that is intend to be used as a self-positioning buoy to monitor the ocean environment. The buoy will move to a specific area of the ocean and then drift with the current while monitoring takes place from the on-board…Continue
Seems like it wasn't handled particularly well at the time, surely common sense would allow the pilot to land before…Continue
A couple tips for new IRIS+ users but also applies to any APM or Pixhawk user using 3DR radios.
I bought a few of these banggood LEDs in order to help avoid me constantly losing orientation of my hexacopter. They were very cheap and very easy to fit. The video doesn't do them justice but flying at about 2pm on a clear day…Continue
Hello and happy new year for all of you.
I would like to present new functionality of assisting pilot for landing in hard conditions like fog or night recorded last night by Jwalentek, our test pilot using…Continue
Night flying small Unmanned Aerial Vehicles are set to deliver a brand new perspective of Sydney's fireworks spectacular later on this evening.
The Australian Broadcasting Association will be using two sRPAS to assist in the live coverage of Sydney's world famous New Years Eve celebration.
Australian Telecommunications company Telstra will also be flying…Continue
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New Judging by the headlines, 2014 turned out to be the year for drones. I referenced in Tweets a total of 503 articles with the word ‘drones’ in the headline last year. A Google search brings up about 61.4 million results referring to ‘drones.’ Granted, that search includes references to…Continue
Added by Colin Snow on December 31, 2014 at 12:04am — No Comments
Measure is among…
I blew the voltage regulator on my APM board :( Not wanting to have to splash out on a complete new board I took a stab at replacing it myself. It required a tricky bit of soldering that anyone with reasonable soldering skills could pull off. It did the job and now the board is back in service.…Continue
The "balloon" around the rotors is for storage only. You can open the upper part and put up to X batteries in it.
All comments are…Continue
Looking for feedback from the community. We currently build unmanned vehicle for military and commercial applications in the USA. Our current commercial units are obviously very similar to the consumer drones.
What if any features are community members looking for in a RTF consumer drone?
We currently develop our systems under IRAD funds so this is not a…Continue
We would like to thank you all for being with us, using and commenting on our ground control software. Your feedback helped us greatly. During this year the number of our Beta testers and users of Open version rose from few to more than thousand. Most of them members of DIYDrones community.
During December we saw also first clients for our UgCS ONE commercial…Continue
Added by Janis Kuze on December 29, 2014 at 8:00am — No Comments
Trying to make money with a drone can be costly, as one Montreal man recently found out.
Julien Gramigna was slapped with a $1,000 fine for using his unmanned…
I want to share some results of comparisons between different GPS modules as well as different approaches for geotagging and stitching images based on APM:Copter log files.
CAM_TRIGG_DIST (blue) vs. adjusted coordinates (green). Stitching is based on corrected coordinates.
The background is…Continue
No hard to see Europe is far ahead in their small Drone programs for Civilian use!
The French post office has launched a programme to use drones to deliver parcels in all weathers up to 12 miles away.
La Poste, as France's public postal service is called, said a series of test flights over the past three months by its subsidiary, Express Internationale GeoPost, has been a success.…
Hello everyone. I need your opinion about my drone concept.…Continue
So if you’ve got a RC plane, Helicopter or Multirotor for Christmas congratulations, I’m sure you’re going to really enjoy it. I’m hopefully going to give you some pointers so you don’t crash your new drone. It should also make your flying more enjoyable and less stressful.…Continue
Happy Holidays to everyone!
SAFETY ABOVE ALL!
Did you guy's see this? Merry Christmas to ALL!
Good job guy's!
Monroe Lee King Jr.