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How Is the Commercial Drone Industry Impacting the US Economy?

How Is the Commercial Drone Industry Impacting the US Economy?

The innovation of technology is giving people cutting edge products at even cheaper prices. The use of drones was originally based on military applications – now, individuals can purchase a commercial drone for as little as $60. More access is giving companies such as Amazon, ideas that they can be used for commercial purposes. One example is Amazon Prime Air, which is gearing up to deliver ...

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FAA Drone Test: Explanations to 15 Most Difficult Questions

FAA Drone Test: Explanations to 15 Most Difficult Questions

If you’re feeling some butterflies about taking the FAA drone test, wondering how difficult the questions might be, don’t worry, you’re not along and we’ve got you covered! Let’s decode 15 of the most difficult types of questions you might face on the FAA Part 107 drone exam. These questions were taken from DARTdrone’s practice test included in our test ...

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How to Build a DIY Drone

How to Build a DIY Drone

Droning is gaining popularity fast, and some people have developed amazing skills zipping around with those tiny machines. Yet, few ever pay thought to the complexity of the underlying technology and the huge effort that goes into keeping those gadgets in the sky. Building your own drone from scratch is entirely possible these days, even with a relatively poor grasp ...

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Are Drone Pilots in Demand?

Are Drone Pilots in Demand?

Whether you are a hobbyist seeking to scratch that entrepreneurial ‘itch’ or a pragmatist in need of a business model with infinite potential, there are few ventures as compelling as that of a commercial drone pilot. This in demand pursuit is where creative skill and cutting-edge technology intersect. A commercial drone business could entail flying for the Superbowl, inspecting a ...

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How to Take the Perfect Drone Pictures

How to Take the Perfect Drone Pictures

New technology has unleashed a wealth of new possibilities when it comes to both art and experimentation. There are many things an amateur photographer can do nowadays that were never possible in decades before. One of the best examples of this is drone photography. Drones allow users to take aerial pictures from heights most photographers would never dream of reaching. ...

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Five Changing Trends to How Organizations Approach Drone Program

Five Changing Trends to How Organizations Approach Drone Program

Five Changing Trends to How Organizations Approach Drone Program Implementation By: Abby Speicher Carroll, CEO of DARTdrones Over the last few years, there has been explosive growth and development in the drone industry, made possible by the rapid development of new technology. However, this explosive growth has also created uncertainty for many organizations that want to incorporate drones into their ...

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BU Researcher Using Drone Racing to Train AI

In a case of where racing, in this case. Drone Racing has been able to advance the general state of the industry Boston University researchers are using competitive drone racing as a testing ground to advance AI-controlled flight. Wil Koch a researcher as Boston University,  was hooked on racing and the use of FPV, “You put the goggles on and ...

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[ULTIMATE 2019 GUIDE] MAKE MONEY WITH A DRONE

[ULTIMATE 2019 GUIDE] MAKE MONEY WITH A DRONE

Drones are becoming ever more popular and with it come new opportunities. Want to make money with a drone? Now is certainly the time! How would you like to make money with your cool little flying machine? Let’s face it – driving around with your drone completing drone flying “missions” and earning a nice chunk of money for it can ...

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Drone Pilot Ground School Launches STEM Scholarship for High

Drone Pilot Ground School Launches STEM Scholarship for High

Drone Pilot Ground School, a leading remote test prep course for the FAA’s Part 107 exam, recently launched the High School STEM Scholarship for Aspiring Commercial Drone Pilots to support high school students who want to become certified commercial drone pilots. The scholarship provides free access to Drone Pilot Ground School, and will also pay for Part 107 test fees ...

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Drone fly aways: Causes and how to prevent them

Drone fly aways: Causes and how to prevent them

A drone fly away is the worst thing that can happen to you in your drone flying career other than crashing your drone. Drone fly aways are one thing but something more painful will be if your drone goes away to some place else and wrecks into someone or creates a fire (LiPo batteries are to be taken care of ...

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