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March 13, 2018

PlexiDrone Promise Deliveries to Begin March 2018 – Well Access to a Delivery Portal

Apparently, the PlexiDrone will land with backers very shortly. Remember Plexidrone a crowd-funded drone that has still not arrived, they raised $2,269,158 USD on the 1st of December 2014. […]
March 13, 2018

New Zealand Chosen for Kitty Hawk Cora Air Taxi Service.

Eight years in the making and with some very funky looking propellers. Apparently flying in New Zealand since October of 2017. A big separate lift thrust […]
January 10, 2018

Bell Urban Air Taxi at CES

Bell took a VR cabin to CES, they are not yet ready to reveal the rest of their flying car’s brave new world entry. I also […]
January 10, 2018

Yuneec makes Entrance Into Fixed Wing and Racing Drone Categories at CES 2018

An entry into the fixed wing world for Yuneec, are they trying to get a slice of market share that DJI seems to have no interest […]
January 4, 2018

Plexidrone Refunds, But There Is A Condition.

Hands up all those that remember crowd funder Plexidrone, the Canadian quadcopter that became an octocopter. All really very good on paper, but now after multiple excuses, […]
December 13, 2017

Aluada Airspeeder Manned Multirotor Racing

Manned Multirotor Racing, do I think it could become a thing? Yes I think it probably could. I don’t like crowd funded drones as a rule, […]
August 28, 2017

Terra Drone Is Set To Release A New Image Processing Software “Terra Mapper”

Terra Drone Co., Ltd. (Head Office: Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, CEO: Tokushige Toru) have launched their image processing software “Terra Mapper” designed to assist drone surveying services. Terra […]
July 18, 2017

THOR Transformable HOvering Rotorcraft from the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD)

A whole heap of my that’s clever and obvious and hard. Hats off to the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) team that created it. […]
June 7, 2017

Drone Industry A Critical Piece of China’s $124 Billion “New Silk Road”

When Chinese President Xi Jinping and 29 other heads of state agreed to an open economy and a policy of free and inclusive trade last month, […]