2 dead in massive California storms that took out portion of Highway 1  CBS NewsA huge piece of California’s Highway 1 near Big Sur collapsed into the ocean  CNNDeadly California storm washes out stretch of iconic Highway, floods homes  Fox NewsDrone video: Huge section of iconic California highway washes away in storm  wreg.comPart of California highway near Big Sur collapses into ocean | TheHill  The HillView Full Coverage on Google News View original article

A huge piece of California’s Highway 1 near Big Sur collapsed into the ocean  CNNDeadly California storm washes out stretch of iconic Highway, floods homes  Fox NewsDrone Footage Shows Collapse of Highway 1 Near Big Sur  San Francisco ChronicleHuge piece of Highway 1 south of Big Sur falls into ocean  SFGate2 dead in massive California storms that took out portion of Highway 1  CBS NewsView Full Coverage on Google News View original article

Proposed Mississippi drone laws are extremely problematic for the drone industry – and the Drone Service Providers Alliance (DSP) is calling on all operators in the state to educate themselves and their representatives. If passed, the bills currently in committee could significantly impact Mississippi drone owners: and set dangerous precedents for other states View original article at Drone Life

Quadcopters have incredible flying abilities, but if one loses just a single motor, it drops like a rock. Researchers from the University of Zurich’s Robotics and Perception Group have proven that this does not need to be the case by keeping a quadcopter flying with only three motors. A quadcopter usually has enough thrust to stay aloft with only three motors, but it will spin uncontrollably in the yaw axis. It is impossible to stop a quadcopter from spinning, so the focus for researchers was on keeping the…

Zenith AeroTech  has integrated an advanced flight radar, gimbaled EO/IR camera, and mobile ad hoc networking radio on the company’s US made tethered drone, the Quad 8. It’s a complex integration project that takes the term “flexible payload” to the next level – and expands the possible applications for the Quad 8 View original article at Drone Life

The Apple Watch was the tech company’s attempt to bring wrist computers into the mainstream. It’s naturally available in a variety of fits and finishes, but if you want something properly original, you’ve got to go custom. [Useless Mod] does just that with a clear case for the popular smartwatch. The mod starts with a patient, careful disassembly of the watch – necessary given the delicate components inside. It’s achieved in the end with only having to drill out 1 screw and an unfortunately snapping of the crown…

The new HEISHA DNEST  takes HEISHA’s signature autonomous charging pad and makes it smaller, sleeker and sheltered with added functionality: allowing any user to turn a commercial-off-the-shelf drone into an autonous, drone-in-the-box solution. “HEISHA used to focus on industrial platforms,” says CEO Ling Lu View original article at Drone Life

Autonomous drone developer Percepto is soaring into a major American expansion after the Israel company last week announced the Q2 opening of its “U.S View original article at Drone Life

European drone research firm DRONEII has published a new infographic tracing drone regulation progress from 2016 and into the future.  DRONEII co-founder and CFO Hendrik Bödecker has penned an article explaining the findings: more detailed information can be found in DRONEII’s Drone Regulation Report 2020 View original article at Drone Life

DJI is now selling a warranty to replace your drone if it flies away  The VergeDJI adds option of Flyaway coverage for Mini 2, Mavic Air 2  DroneDJDJI’s extended warranty now covers Mavic Air 2 and Mini 2 drones that fly away on their own  SoyaCincau.comView Full Coverage on Google News View original article