We can’t resist a great drone video from our partners at Airvuz – and in honor of Halloween, here’s “The Devil Inside” from JM FPV.     The post AirVuz Video of the Week: Your Halloween Drone Video appeared first on DRONELIFE View original article at Drone Life

In response to concerns about “malicious drone activity” the FAA has announced new airspace restrictions over 60 facilities – most of them federal prisons.  Reports of attempts to make deliveries to prisoners or otherwise interfere with federal prison operation with drones have increased: earlier this year, a British man was sentenced to 5 years in […] The post The FAA Restricts Flight Over 60 New Sites: “National Security Sensitive Locations” appeared first on DRONELIFE View original article at Drone Life

The 800 drones used to monitor endangered species and federal land are being investigated for security risks. View original article at BBC World News

Volocopter has used the design of its remarkable flying taxi as the inspiration for its new cargo drone. The fully electric, unmanned VoloDrone can carry payloads of up to 440 pounds and has a cruising speed of 50 mph. View original article at Digital Trends

The new ultra-light DJI Mavic Mini flies at 30MPH, doesn’t require FAA registration  Android PoliceDJI’s Mavic Mini Wants to Be the Drone for Everyone  GizmodoHands on: DJI Mavic Mini review  TechRadar IndiaDJI Mavic Mini Review – Good Enough for Pro Filmmaking?  cinema5D newsDJI Mavic Mini initial review: Mavic goes tiny and affordable  Pocket-lintView full coverage on Google News View original article

DJI has introduced the Mavic Mini, a portable drone weighing in at just 249 grams, or roughly .55 lbs View original article at Unmanned Aerial Online

On Oct. 29, Northeast UAS Airspace Integration Research (NUAIR) hosted its first New York UAS Public Safety Fly-In, bringing more than 100 public safety officials from across New York State to the State Preparedness Training Center (SPTC) in Oriskany View original article at Unmanned Aerial Online

Fortem Technologies, a provider of airspace awareness, safety and security solutions for the drone industry, has announced a new partnership with Bosch, a supplier of security, safety and communications products and systems. The partnership will incorporate Bosch’s high-resolution cameras with built-in video analytics capabilities with the Fortem SkyDome airspace awareness platform View original article at Unmanned Aerial Online

France-based drone manufacturer Drone Volt is expanding its commercial business opportunities in the U.S View original article at Unmanned Aerial Online

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has received just shy of $1 million in Fire Prevention and Safety Grant money from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to develop a free public safety drone compliance program that will include educational training and a searchable knowledge base to track fire service drone programs and usage. NFPA says fire departments have rapidly expanded the use of drones as more communities have realized the lifesaving impact that aerial technology can have in response to structural fires, wildland firefighting, search and rescue efforts, hazardous material responses,…