Latest Quadrotor Stories

2014-05-21 23:16:31

As aerial cinematography continues to advance into more industries, VidMuze is making their years of filmmaking and aerial cinema experience available to help others with the steep learning curve to multi-rotors. With VidMuze's knowledge, users will become more professional and safer in the aerial cinema industry. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 An exciting new training series combines the science of flying unmanned aircraft with the art of filmmaking. VidMuze, is the production...

2014-04-22 08:22:30

ROHNERT PARK, Calif., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Arcturus UAV unveiled JUMP(TM), a new vertical takeoff and landing system for their T-20 and T-16 fixed wing UAVs. "This is a pivotal moment in the history of small unmanned air vehicles. JUMP(TM) is to UAVs what the touch screen was to smart phones," according to D'Milo Hallerberg, president of Arcturus UAV. Booms fitted with vertical lift motors and rotors are mounted to each wing to provide vertical lift for takeoff and...

2014-01-14 23:27:27

The Draganflyer Shadow and Guardian helicopters are tools which allow the user to work more efficiently in areas such as industrial inspection, wildlife protection, aerial photography, 3D terrain mapping, agriculture, research, search and rescue, and public safety. Saskatoon, SK (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 Today Draganfly Innovations releases two new multirotor helicopters, the Shadow and the Guardian. These quadrotor aircraft are built to carry high megapixel cameras and transmit the live...

2013-05-28 23:26:08

The Draganflyer X4-ES Ultra Portable UAV quadrotor helicopter ushers in a new standard for compactness, with quick release rotors, folding landing gear, and a gyro stabilized two axis camera mount. It also features return to home, stare point, and vision based and navigation based points of interest. Saskatoon, SK (PRWEB) May 28, 2013 UAVs (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) able to carry high quality cameras have, until today, required prohibitively large transport cases. This has been changed by...

ESA Smartphone App Turns AR.Drone Into Spaceship
2013-03-16 07:45:30

April Flowers for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A free phone app from the European Space Agency (ESA), released this week, turns your iPhone-controlled "home drone" into a spacecraft. Owners of the Parrot AR.Drone quadcopter, which was recently featured on an episode of "King of the Nerds," can use the augmented reality game to attempt dockings with a simulated International Space Station (ISS) while flying their drones for real. The game adds a fun new dimension to flying the...

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