Drones

In the not-too-distant future, it’s conceivable that a good portion of the earth’s land mass will be documented by a DJI camera and posted on the internet, providing scientists, travelers and news gatherers with information on an unprecedented scale....
What initially appeared to be a highly innovative, waterproof and intelligent camera drone has disappeared before ever shipping a single unit. "Lily," which raised some $34 million in advance orders, is grounded. People who had pre-ordered the product received...
In much of the northern hemisphere, it's that time of year again: Winter. And that means fewer, and shorter, drone flights for most of us. Of course, there are those who will attempt to fly full-scale drones inside their homes....
If you're a regular reader, you'll know by now that the collision between a drone and a Boeing 737-700 in Mozambique last week didn't actually happen. As TDC reported today, a more thorough investigation revealed that the damage was caused...
Damage to a passenger-carrying Boeing 737-700 in Mozambique that was widely reported as being a drone strike...was not. On January 5, internal domestic flight TM-136, from Maputo to Tete, was descending when a loud bang was heard. Upon landing, extensive...
We've all heard about the explosive growth in the competitive world of drones. Statistics abound telling us that the appetite for these devices is insatiable, with consumers and industrial clients snapping them up at a seemingly exponential pace. And it's all true. What's...
In what appears to be the first serious incident of its kind, a drone has apparently collided with a passenger-carrying jet, causing damage but no injuries. The incident occurred Thursday in Mozambique, when a Boeing 737-700 aircraft was coming...
A relatively inexpensive drone has been getting some buzz at #CES2017: It's called the "Airblock" - and it magnetically clips together in multiple configurations. With the tagline "Build It. Code It. Fly It." – it's one of the most...
Happy 2017, CES! We hope the New Year brings TDC readers health, happiness, and possibly some shiny new tech – including drones. And what better place is there for the technology part than the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas? The world's...
A Chinese firm known for its action cameras has announced it will demonstrate a new tricopter at the upcoming Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. YI Technology will fly its Erida, a drone constructed with carbon fiber. "Due to the highly...

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