Hey, Chicagoland – ready to learn about drones? Check out the newly released Guide to Flying Drones in Chicago – courtesy of hometown UAV firm Helios Visions. Authored by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University professor Ryan Gibson, the complimentary web guide informs both experienced and novice drone users about the intersection of local, state and federal regulations View original article at Drone Life

More than a year after launching a new product line, tether-drone firm Hoverfly Technologies announced a golden benchmark this week – selling its 50th LiveSky system to an unnamed federal customer. Due to the contract’s security terms, company officials can’t reveal the mysterious customer, but a law-enforcement or military client wouldn’t surprise us View original article at Drone Life

DRONELIFE will join the global drone community in Amsterdam next week for Amsterdam Drone Week and the EASA High Level Conference on Drones.  It’s a fascinating show in a beautiful city View original article at Drone Life

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Drone owners in the UK must register them by the end of Friday or face a £1,000 fine. View original article at BBC World News

Incredible drone footage has captured video of the largest ever gathering of sea turtles near Ostional Nacional Wildlife Refuge in Costa Rica as they prepare to lay their eggs on the beach. View original article at Daily Mail Online

Trump on drug cartels: President says he’ll designate Mexican drug cartels as terrorist groups  CBS NewsDEA agent who caught El Chapo: Trump labeling Mexican cartels ‘terrorists’ would be ‘game-changer’  Fox NewsWhy Mexico is worried about Trump’s latest move  CNNTrump Floating Terrorist Label For Mexican Cartels Brings Fears Of Drone Strikes  NPRMexico says no ‘interventionism’ over US plans to target cartels  Al Jazeera EnglishView full coverage on Google News View original article

Some things are holiday classics,  two things that come to mind in my household for Thanksgiving are the song Alice’s Restaurant first published by Arlo Guthrie in 1967 and the cooking the Thanksgiving Dinner with a Drone video.    First published by us several years ago,  here it is again View original article at Drone Life

‘Everything We Have Is Destroyed’: Albania Mourns After Deadly Earthquake  NPRDrone footage captures destruction caused by Albania’s 6.4-magnitude earthquake  AOLEarthquakes in Albania, Bosnia and Crete are all part of the same ‘cluster’  Daily MailForeign rescuers step in as Albania quake death toll passes 30  Al Jazeera EnglishRescuers in Albania use drones and dogs to find quake victims  ReutersView full coverage on Google News View original article

Pro Read: As a leak indicates that Autel Robotics may be the first to offer a 6/8K camera on a drone, UAS expert and industry leader Douglas Spotted Eagle dives in to what the advantages of 8k may be – and if the drone industry is ready to take advantage of them. Guest post by […] The post Does the Drone Industry Really Need 8K? appeared first on DRONELIFE View original article at Drone Life