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The US Marines Just Created a 3D Printed Drone – Which Cost 200X Less

The US Marines Just Created a 3D Printed Drone – Which Cost 200X Less

Image: Autodesk Drone manufacturing may have been revolutionized this week.  Design software and services company Autodesk and the US Marine Corps (USMC) have announced a ...

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Texas PD Goes to Drone School

Texas PD Goes to Drone School

They say “Everything’s Bigger in Texas” and for many Lonestar State’s public-safety agencies that includes “going drone or going home.” In the small town of Midlothian, ...

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Drone ETF IFLY Now Exceeds $25 Million in Net Assets

Drone ETF IFLY Now Exceeds $25 Million in Net Assets

The Drone Economy Strategy ETF, IFLY crossed over the $25 million mark in net assets in August, led by recent growth in daily volume. “The first ETF focused on the emerging ...

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Kespry Notches Another Client in Bid to Dominate Insurance Market for Drone Services

Kespry Notches Another Client in Bid to Dominate Insurance Market for Drone Services

Kespry, has secured another insurance client for its drone intelligence platform as they attempt to put a lock on the drone services for the insurance market. It was a goal ...

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Atlas Dynamics to Launch Autonomous Drone System at InterDrone 2017

Atlas Dynamics to Launch Autonomous Drone System at InterDrone 2017

Atlas Dynamics, a developer of drone-based solutions for the professional user, announced it will demo its autonomous professional drone, the Atlas Pro, at InterDrone 2017. ...

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AUVSI Gives Members a Chance to Speak Up on Hill Day

AUVSI Gives Members a Chance to Speak Up on Hill Day

Industry group AUVSI is calling on members to attend their annual “Hill Day” to voice their support for unmanned systems. This year’s event will be held on September 12, and ...

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DJI Rolls Out Mandatory Spark Firmware Update

DJI Rolls Out Mandatory Spark Firmware Update

DJI will be pushing a mandatory firmware update this week in an effort to improve the safety and performance of the Spark. There have been reports of flight issues with the ...

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NOAA Partners with Drone Firm To Forecast Wildfires

NOAA Partners with Drone Firm To Forecast Wildfires

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is taking swift steps to predict wildfires by partnering with a drone firm. Colorado-based Black Swift Technologies ...

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Video of the Week! Iceland!

Video of the Week! Iceland!

The folks at AirVuz have highlighted this video of Iceland.  .   .   a remarkable natural wonder. Frank Schroth is editor in chief of DroneLife, the authoritative source ...

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Follow the Money: New Report Tracks Top 10 in Drone Funding

Follow the Money: New Report Tracks Top 10 in Drone Funding

Yuneec Typhoon H Funding rounds for drone companies have gotten bigger and bigger as the industry matures.  A new report from CB Insights names the industry’s top 10 funding ...

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