Is AR the Future of BVLOS Flight? The Flyby Guys and Anarky Labs Unveil Drone AR Solution for DJI [VIDEO]

The patent is complete, and this incredible new product is just a few weeks away from launch.  Is the new drone AR system for DJI by  Anarky Labs a game changer for the drone industry?  Check it out and see for yourself

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NASA's Mars Perseverance Rover Takes Selfie with the Ingenuity Drone – PetaPixel

NASA’s Mars Perseverance Rover Takes Selfie with the Ingenuity Drone  PetaPixelMars helicopter Ingenuity unlocks its rotor blades to prepare for 1st flight on Red Planet  Space.comNASA receives first weather reports from Perseverance rover on Mars at Jezero Crater  The Washington PostThis new photo shows the scale of the massive Perseverance rover  Yahoo EntertainmentSumter company build parts for Mars rover  News 19 WLTXView Full Coverage on Google News

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What Happens When a Drone Crashes into a Windshield?

Researchers at Virginia Tech University, working with State Farm insurance and ParaZero drone safety systems, have finally answered the question of what happens when a drone crashes into a windshield. Data gathered in the study resulted in State Farm® receiving an FAA waiver to fly over moving vehicles as of the end of 2019, prior […] The post What Happens When a Drone Crashes into a Windshield? appeared first on DRONELIFE

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SpaceX landed a rocket on a boat five years ago—it changed everything

How do you launch and land a rocket in the same day? Here’s how. [credit:
SpaceX ]

I was born a mere four months after the final Apollo astronauts brushed gray dust from their spacesuits and lifted off from the Moon. As my interest in space grew over the years, and writing about this industry became my profession, I felt a deepening sense of regret for missing that glorious moment of triumph in our shared space history. I lived with that regret for decades—right up until April 8, 2016.
Five years ago today, SpaceX successfully landed a Falcon 9 rocket first stage on a boat

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Public Safety Drone Pilot Steve Rhode: Four Realities of Drone Aviation No Pilot Can Afford to Forget

Steve Rhode is a public safety drone pilot and a manned aircraft pilot.  Here, he points out four realities of drone aviation that no pilot can afford to forget

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Watch this breathtaking drone video of a volcanic eruption

Aerial filmmaker Stefan Forster has created an extraordinary piece of work that captures the breathtaking beauty of a volcanic eruption.

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Hyundai's Genesis broke the Guinness World Record for most drones flown at once — Future Blink

To announce its debut in China, Hyundai’s Genesis put on a drone show with…wait for it.

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Drone Mapping Platform Pix4D Expands Tokyo Office, Continuing Global Growth

Photogrammetry platform provider Pix4D continues their global growth, expanding their Tokyo office to serve the Asia Pacific (APAC) region.  The expansion demonstrates growing demand in the region for software solutions to support commercial drone operations

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Feds Allege Tech CEO Designed ‘Parasitic Narco Sub’ for Drug Cartels

Michigan millionaire Marty Tibbitts lived a dream life. He was the CEO of a successful business and a flight hobbyist who founded the World Heritage Aviation Museum in Detroit. But the Drug Enforcement Administration said Tibbitts lived a double life, taking on the name “Dale Johnson,” financing an international drug empire, and designing submarine drones to slip past drug interdiction officers in Europe. Tibbitts, the former CEO of Clementine Live Answering Service, died in 2018 in a plane crash at the age of 50. Tibbitt’s life as “Dale Johnson” came to light when federal authorities arrested Tibbitts’ alleged partner in crime, Ylli Didani

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DJI Air 2S with improved camera sensor leaks in new images – The Verge

DJI Air 2S with improved camera sensor leaks in new images  The VergeDrone Designs that are paving and innovating the future of the Robotics world!  Yanko DesignDJI Air 2s name belies significant upgrades  SlashGearView Full Coverage on Google News

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