Lower price, ease of use makes GoPro competitive with DJI         View original article at USA Today

Creech Air Force Base, Nevada, is widely known to be the heart of the United States’ overseas drone operations, from where more than 100 drone flights per day—mostly in the Middle East—are controlled. Notions of this base’s overworked drone pilots, sitting in stuffy trailers monitoring and killing targets 8,000 miles away, have been popularized by movies such as Good Kill and Eye in the Sky.But a British human rights campaign group says it has uncovered documents that show the US is also conducting its military drone operations from…

With drone photography gaining in popularity, yo’d be forgiven for assuming Loes Heerink’s stunning shots of Hanoi street vendors were shot using the flying machines. But she actually kept her feet very firmly on the ground… View original article at Digital Trends

Smartphone controls and FPV goggles make the Ghost Drone fun and easy to fly, but its mushy and imprecise controls will leave you feeling limited The post eHang Ghostdrone 2.0 review appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends

If you live in Outback Australia, your much-needed heart transplant could one day arrive by drone. A new consortium hopes to find a role for the unmanned flying machines in delivering urgent medical supplies to remote communities.  The Australian RPAS Consortium (ARC), made up of eight groups with interests in the hardware, security and legal aspects of drones, including UAS International and the University of Sydney, launched its Angel Drone project Friday. SEE ALSO: The company that will help knock misbehaving drones out of the sky First up,…