Highly experienced pilot can’t believe people start flying drones with no instruction whatsoever

Highly experienced pilot can’t believe people start flying drones with no instruction whatsoever

One of the RAF’s former top instructors is on a new mission … to make the skies safer. Squadron leader Andy Holland used to fly ground attack Tornadoes at speeds of around 650mph … and is now a British Airways pilot responsible for the safety of 469 passengers each time he’s at the controls of […] One of the RAF’s former top instructors is on a new mission … to make the skies safer. Squadron leader Andy Holland used to fly ground attack Tornadoes at speeds of around 650mph … and is now a British Airways pilot responsible for the safety of 469 passengers each time he’s at the controls of […] Read More

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Artists Paint with Drones at Live Event for Mexico City Art Week | Tech Startups and Art Studios Collaborate on Drone Graffiti Project

We’ve seen drones put to creative use in various drone light shows, but never before have we seen drones used for artisitc expression like during this year’s Mexico City Art Week. Last weekend, modified drones completed the world’s first live urban art installation powered by blockchain during the annual Mexico City Art Week. The event took place February 8-10 and marked the launch of the Drone Graffiti Project—a creative initiative to unite communities across virtual and physical worlds, empowering them to create unique artworks with drones in a collaborative manner.   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Drone Graffiti (@drone_graffiti) on Feb 11, 2019 at 3:53am PST Drones Provide a New Art Medium Three artists were selected to work with the Drone Graffiti Project, including American pottery artist Tom Edwards, Mexican urban artist Mr. Kone, and Mexican sci-fi artist and illustrator Smithe. These three artists tested their abilities to interact with technology while creating incredible pieces of art in their own style. In an interview with All City Canvas, a network for Mexico-based urban art legends, Edwards said he was excited about the experimental nature of the project, and that the novelty of using drones fueled his creativity. As an artist, “it really opened up my creative thoughts about what I could be doing,” Edwards told All City Canvas. The drones were modified by SPH Engineering to be able to paint artwork via an app. SPH Engineering specializes in the research and development of custom drone

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Part Airspace Intelligence, Part Social Platform for Drone Pilots: Meet Your New Drone Buddy

Drone pilots are a pretty awesome community.  Whether Drone Nation is volunteering after an emergency, or answering questions on forums, flyers from all around the world are reaching out to help each other figure out where to fly and sharing their experiences.  Now, drone pilots can get airspace intelligence and connect with other pilots from […] The post Part Airspace Intelligence, Part Social Platform for Drone Pilots: Meet Your New Drone Buddy appeared first on DRONELIFE. Drone pilots are a pretty awesome community.  Whether Drone Nation is volunteering after an emergency, or answering questions on forums, flyers from all around the world are reaching out to help each other figure out where to fly and sharing their experiences.  Now, drone pilots can get airspace intelligence and connect with other pilots from […] The post Part Airspace Intelligence, Part Social Platform for Drone Pilots: Meet Your New Drone Buddy appeared first on DRONELIFE. […] Read More

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The Next Niche for Drone Pilots: Amaze Clients With DIY Drone Shows

Sponsored by Geoscan.  You heard it right.  Get ready to offer your clients the best and safest spectacle available – a drone show. Since the SuperBowl, the winter Olympic Games in South Korea, and shows at major events such as Burning Man, Coachella, and many others, massive drone shows have caught the publics attention.  Intel […] The post The Next Niche for Drone Pilots: Amaze Clients With DIY Drone Shows appeared first on DRONELIFE. Sponsored by Geoscan.  You heard it right.  Get ready to offer your clients the best and safest spectacle available – a drone show. Since the SuperBowl, the winter Olympic Games in South Korea, and shows at major events such as Burning Man, Coachella, and many others, massive drone shows have caught the publics attention.  Intel […] The post The Next Niche for Drone Pilots: Amaze Clients With DIY Drone Shows appeared first on DRONELIFE. […] Read More

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What Would Be Required For Drone Delivery to Be Safe?

The next frontier in the drone industry is fast approaching: the movement of into the public sphere as a delivery bot. In the last several years, there’s been a shift in the regulatory resistance to delivery drones. What was once considered a speculative proposal is now beginning to be accepted as inevitable, and solutions are […] The next frontier in the drone industry is fast approaching: the movement of into the public sphere as a delivery bot. In the last several years, there’s been a shift in the regulatory resistance to delivery drones. What was once considered a speculative proposal is now beginning to be accepted as inevitable, and solutions are […] Read More

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