If you think shooting down a drone with a firearm is crazy, think again. A US Army general has recently revealed something that redefines crazy altogether in the world of drones — the story of a Patriot surface-to-air missile which was used to shoot down a $200 quadcopter.
Since the GearBest 3rd Anniversary celebrations started a few days ago, we’ve been seeing some amazing deals pop up at the popular Chinese retail site. And now they’ve come up with yet another irresistible deal — DJI Mavic Pro Fly More Combo for just $1299!
GearBest is gearing up for its upcoming 3rd anniversary celebration and plenty of great deals have been lined up for this special occasion. If you’re planning to purchase any gadget or tech products within the next 10 days, be sure to check out what GearBest has to offer.
It looks like a new brand is planning to enter the foldable camera drone market soon. This time it’s Zerotech — makers of the popular Dobby selfie drone. The company’s upcoming foldable drone seems like it was designed to compete directly against the DJI Mavic Pro.
Every one or two months, we’ll be peppered with news of new RC toys. The list usually includes multirotor drones, RC cars, planes, boats and helicopters but one company has released a new toy that doesn’t quite fit into the usual categories for RC toys.
17-year old student Dhruv Karthik of India has made it into the esteemed list of finalists in the Drones for Good competition with a drone design that could be used to assist firefighters in sweeping tall skyscrapers during emergencies.
It is an issue that all well-informed Inspire 1 owners worry about from time to time — propellers that could come off during flights. Now a Swiss company has found a simple yet reliable solution do this problem.
February 8, 2017 marks another high point in the drone racing arena. Yes, the ‘sport of the future’ now has a strong backing via a multi-year global partnership between Allianz and Drone Racing League (DRL).
Popular RC camera brand RunCam has just released two new mini FPV cameras — the Swift Mini and RunCam 3. Both cameras are compact and light and ideal for small RC vehicles such as mini FPV racers. They are expected to be available soon at GearBest.
Ever since industrial drones started making inroads into firefighting, they have largely been used to put out fires. Companies such as Lockheed Martin have developed drones that can be used to drop water on fire but a company in China has recently found a new and novel way of using drones — by using them to start fires.