The military times recently reported that a new policy regarding drones has been formulated that allows military bases to shoot down private and commercial drones encroaching on its airspace.
Media reports have said that the Federal Aviation Administration is now working on a new remote identification system for consumer drones. As drones gain more popularity, the issues that have accompanied drones have increased as have the regulatory concerns surrounding recreational drones.
Brandon Torres Declet Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of drone service company Measure recently spoke to a popular drone website. Here is a paraphrased excerpt.
As security threats grow, so do methods of safety. A San Diego, California based startup is preventing drone attacks from terrorists. SkySafe, which is a drone defense and airspace control solutions company, recently raised $11.5 million from a group of investors, and inked a deal through the Pentagon’s innovation lab to work with the Navy SEALs.
If you’re looking to get into the world of racing drones, or a better, more immersive experience with your camera drones, you’re going to want to try out a set of FPV goggles. It’s important to note that while there are a ton of FPV goggles available, many of them are extremely low quality.
The creators of MAKKER know that learning to fly a drone can be an expensive experience, especially if you don’t have experience with flying radio-controlled vehicles. Buying an expensive drone and then learning how to use it through trial and error is not really the best strategy since the last thing you want to do is to crash your brand-new drone and have it broken beyond repair.
As drones become more popular, the number of people interested in buying them too is increasing. But drones are an expensive investment and can make a dent in your pockets if you don’t plan your purchase.
This Past June the The 2017 Paris Air Show was a showcase of the latest in aviation, naturally this included a number of drones, mostly with military applications in mind.