21 Ways Drones Are Shaping Our Future

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Nope, it’s the latest DJI Mavic drone zooming over our heads! Popularised by companies like Parrot and DJI, drones have become a staple in the filmmaking industry among many others. From package deliveries to battlefield reconnaissance, the application of drones in the modern world is forever increasing with no limits in sight. My grandma swears these birds with batteries are just a tool used by hipsters to film their Read More …

Flying Drones for Beginners

Drones have become more popular than ever. While the hobbyists, enthusiasts, and adventurists were already head over heels in love with drones, this UAV caught everyone’s attention when Amazon planned to deliver packages through drones. Since then, there has been no looking back, and drones are now widely used in the military for security purposes, in the photography industry for clicking aerial images, in ecommerce industry for drone delivery, and the list goes on and on. If Read More …

How to Get a Drone Pilot Job and Make Money

Drones just like mobile phones have come into mainstream use in the last two decades. Drone technology has been greatly improved to fit civilian and commercial use. Previously, drone technology was only synonymous for military use, but it has been expanded to include recreation as one of the benefits of this amazing technology. With the growth of drone technology, there is a demand for drones in the commercial world. Drones are being used for professional photography and Read More …

What the Heck is FPV Drone Racing, Anyway?

As if flying a drone wasn’t difficult enough, you can add to the complication by becoming a drone racer. It’s a competitive sport that is sweeping the nation and invading privacy wherever possible. In fact, we view drone racing as the ‘legitimate’ way to cross the boundaries between public and restricted airspace and from the US to Mexico. But that’s a different topic for a different blog at a different time. This time around we will focus Read More …

What is a Drone Hover Cycle aka Hoverbike?

A hover cycle (hoverbike) is simply an aerial vehicle that has the ability to hover, although it resembles the motorbike. It has a minimum of 2 propulsive portions, whereby one is situated in front, and the other is located behind its driver. Development of the first hoverbike was started in 2014 by Malloy Aeronautics whereby they experimented with the quadcopter as a lift. This company publicized that it was having collaborating with defense department of the US Read More …

Do Not Fly Your Drone Near an Airport

An aircraft is any machine that is capable of obtaining and deriving support from the atmosphere due to air reactions. Drones are also referred to like systems that are unmanned. They are currently found all over. One can get drones from the shelves of various stores or even from online stores such as Amazon. Prospective drone operators range from consumers to various businesses. The urge is not only to fly a drone but also to fly it Read More …

The Drone Cat and Flying Animals

There has been increased popularity in recent years on the use of drones since they’re easy and fun to use especially with various advancements in technology. Currently, drones have been applied in various forms some of which have resulted in unimaginable ways of using the drones. For instance, a certain Dutch artist decided to turn his cat into what is currently known as the cat drone. In this article, we will have a look at the invention Read More …

Drone Simulators – Learning to Fly Drones

Drones are one of the most amazing inventions that the human being has ever had. They are small but useful machines that have enabled advances in fields such as weather recording and aerial photography. Recently, drones have been adapted for mainstream uses and are now owned by many people who have taken them as a hobby. Drone racing and aerial photography are now activities which can be done by amateurs. Are you into drones and you do Read More …

Can I Fly Drone in National Park?

  We all love drone technology, and the human race is using drones to solve everyday problems. Drones are also used for research, military operations, and weather surveillance and most recently for recreational and personal uses. Ever since drones become cheaper and more accessible to normal human beings, more and more people have acquired them. Personal drones are in use, and people are using them to take photos of public places such as parks and records aerial Read More …

Drone Aerodynamics – Walkera f210 Racer

  Is might sound like a tale from a computer game or an alien-themed movie, but drone racing is real and happening. Drones have been adapted in the contemporary world to help solve a lot of human problems. Recently, Amazon Inc successfully tested a drone delivery service that is meant to offer fast deliveries to customers. The project is being worked on, and we could see one of the best tech innovations in this century. Commercial uses Read More …

How Drone GPS Navigation Works

  There are several sizes of drones and the largest of them which includes the Predator drone can be found in the military sector. The next sized drones are mostly referred to as the unmanned aircrafts known to have fixed wings and requires a short runway before take-off. These devices are sent to several territories and are used for several purposes, all thanks majorly to the GPS embedded in them. Many of the most recently manufactured drones Read More …

How to Avoid a Drone Crash at Night

  There is nothing more disappointing than crashing a new drone that you have worked really hard to buy. Luckily, crashing your unmanned aerial vehicle is something that you easily avoid even at night. Although some of the factors may be inevitably beyond your control, it is essential that you become aware of certain things that can do when flying your drone and the common mistakes that result to drone crash. Why does the unmanned aerial vehicle Read More …

Drone Racing Indoor Outdoor Meetups

  Racing drones refers to the small quadcopters unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) that are purposely built for competing in the first person view (FPV) racing events that take place in most big cities worldwide. It is also important to bear in mind the fact that racing drones aren’t similar to the camera drones. The camera drones fly ‘low and slow’ and are specifically designed for capturing videos of high quality in real estate, landscapes and surfing contests. Read More …

Los Angeles Drone Flying Zones and Laws

Being unaware of drone laws within your locality can lead to serious problems especially if you are caught flying your drone in a no-fly zone. Even if you’re aware of the laws, it’s best to keep updated with changes and updates that may take place in these regulations by the government and the state over time. Even though drone laws usually share similarities, there can be slight variation from state to state. If you are a drone Read More …

I Crashed my Drone into a Tree, I heard the Crunch

Everyone in the neighborhood wanted to have a drone like mine. They said it was the most sophisticated of all the drones in the hood. Some said I do not know the use of it and they should have had mine while I had theirs. They even said I ought to be winning all the drone races I got into. Perhaps they were right. I had never won a race since I started competing with the drone. Read More …

I was Thrilled at Owning a Drone they are so Cool.

I think drones are cool, is what I’d say to anyone who didn’t know me. My close friends and even my family all know how obsessed I am with them. It’s just like a boy with his video games collection (I was also guilty of that), or a girl with her…uh, doll collection? I have no idea what girls do. Anyways, I’m sixteen years old, and my name is Jordan. I love drones, and six years ago, Read More …

I Flew a Drone in Toronto

Ohh! It’s a holiday here. I was very sure that Ted and Tommy would be very happy because it was a long-vacation holiday! Ted and Tommy are my best friends in school. School days are the days we hated the most, but we were always happy when the weekend drew near, so we would still have enough time to play and also watch our favorite cartoon. My name is Wayne. I am a ten-year-old boy who loved Read More …

Can Drones be Shot Down?

  Unmanned Aerial Materials, don’t forget, drones, can be used for various purposes. While a hobbyist can use his to derive fun, I can decide to use mine for commercial purposes. Either way, no one has the right to fly the humming object over people or their property without consent. In fact, even the police are restricted to do this without the warrant to fly a drone. Thus, any drone flown by the police is done with Read More …

How drone delivery works

  This is 21st-century, and things are taking different shapes. They improve as they ought to or even faster than an ordinary 21st-century youth can even imagine. While people still think that purchasing items online and having them delivered by bus or bike and other road delivery means is excellent, drone delivery comes in, and I think it is a fantastic Amazon initiative. The delivery drone operates just as other drones with a difference of purpose, to Read More …

Are drones legal in New York City?

This is a question that many friends and families asked when I got my first drone. And I would smile confidently and tell them that I fly my drone at will. Twice had they joked that I would soon be nabbed. But you know what? I have done my assignment before thinking of taking to the sky. I had looked really well before I leaped. Who wouldn’t do in the United States where anyone can barely dare Read More …

Weekend Arrived, Time for Drone Racing

After hours and hours on the internet, it was so easy to see that one of the most popular things at the moment were drones. They were everywhere. The entire planet was currently being watched over by these little flying robots as if they were God’s assistants. They started out as a very unique thing, professional, specialized for some people. But by now anybody could have a drone. You can build them yourself, you can go to Read More …

My Racing Drone Collided

I had been flying drones for nearly a year. It started as my new favorite hobby, something nice to do on the weekends. But soon enough it became so much more than that. Because some of my friends also started flying drones, then, I got introduced to a whole new social circle of people passionate about drones. This resulted in an interesting new set of activities for me. My regular flights became much more interesting, and now Read More …