After months of rigorous testing, we are pleased to announce that our Pixhawk autopilot is now in production and ready to ship.
Designed by the PX4 open-hardware project and manufactured by 3D Robotics, Pixhawk delivers industry-leading…Continue
Our Holden Drone has been finished for some for some time now but I have not had time to edit and upload any video until now.
During these two merged flights we were testing most of the Arduplane modes including some tight figure 8 waypoint routes around the field. RTL, circle and FBW all worked well. This was all done line of…Continue
An entrepreneur specializing in media and amateur pilot, tired of seeing news of fires during the summers of 2006, decided to mount Flightech Systems, the first Spanish company that manufactured a drone to monitor such emergencies.
Original Spanish article is given below.…Continue
Added by Miguel Martín Mateo on December 12, 2013 at 8:30am — No Comments
I wolud like to share with you, two talks that I have made this year in two national security congresses.
The first one was in RootedCON 2013 in Madrid, Spain[Spanish]:Continue
Added by David Melendez on December 12, 2013 at 4:30am — No Comments
I'd like to fly my plane 100km. Partly to earn the cool badge, but mostly to see if I can.
The airframe is a Bormatec Maja airframe which is made from EPP, has a wingspan of 2.2m and an empty weight of 2kg.
I've been tuning it over the last several months to get the best efficiency I can. I've…Continue
I plan on doing a lot of flying over water so thought I would try out an …Continue
From the video description
In search and rescue missions, Micro Air Vehicles (MAV's) can assist rescuers to faster locate victims inside a large search area and to coordinate their efforts. Acoustic signals play an important role in outdoor rescue operations. Emergency whistles, as found on most aircraft…
I asked my girlfriend what she wants for the holidays. She smiled, saying she wants something sexy, colorful, that comes in a small box, something the perfect size and shape. Naturally, I fired up a 3D editor, warmed up my awesome PolyPrinter and made a … 3DR Pixhawk mass model!
My girl is very smart, and when she figured out what I was up to, she was curious about why I'd make a mass model for her. I admitted…Continue
Phantom ground control station. Featuring all in one solution for your ground station for phantom users.
The kit enable you to integrate your existing phantom transmitter into a small, ergonomic design that features live display of live video from the phantom. With long endurance rechargeable battery for your transmitter with volt meter display. And comfortable potentiometers for controlling your…Continue
It is with great pleasure that we are able to present the result of our latest work.
In the last 4 months we designed, built and tested 2 frames and 2 Gimbals.
This is just a preview of these new products, production will start in the next month and pre-orders are…Continue
Music: Skrillex Rock N Roll
Thank you to everyone that supported my Kickstarter for producing brief explanations on how to build a VTOL aircraft. It was a fun little project from which I learned a lot from regarding Kickstarter and building VTOL aircraft.
I am particularly happy with the performance of all these aircraft…Continue
Entrepreneurs need lots of data about their desired customers before they build a product. Chris Anderson, CEO of 3D Robotics and progenitor of the modern "do it yourself" (DIY) drone trend, understood this well: Before founding his drone company, Anderson went about figuring out exactly what the world wanted.
Anderson created diydrones.com, a…
I have some real concerns about this article. Although this article talks about commercial hijacking, I feel this could very well happen to me and other hobbyists. And what can DIY Drones help develop to reduce this probability?…Continue
Amazon and the FAA have confirmed to the Washington Post that the company chose an…
The University of North Dakota has been at the forefront of UAS Operations education since 2009.With more than 130 students enrolled, and having more than 50 graduates to date, the program is continuing to advance the nature of Unmanned Aircraft Operations education.
This semester, another fifteen students…Continue