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Drone Flight School: Session 101

To start flying, let’s, sync up your controller to your sky. Viper drill! Put your drone on a flat surface. This is important to make sure your drone knows how to center itself. Next turn on your drone by connecting the wires or switching it on test to make sure you,’re synced up by pressing up on the left, thumbstick just enough to see your propellers spin to charge your drone disconnect the two cables on the back of your Drum next plug your charging cable into the correct connector plug your charging cable into either computer laptop or USB […]

How does a Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) Affect my Drone Flight?

Welcome everyone to the FAA’s webinar series on airspace for UAS operators. My name is Kevin Morris and I'm an Aviation Safety Inspector with the Federal Aviation Administration. And also a subject matter expert on drone operations. Today's webinar will be divided into two segments. The first will be the presentation on airspace restrictions and Notices to Airmen (NOTAM), and the second will provide an opportunity to have your questions answered live on the air. I am joined today by a team of FAA subject matter experts who are ready to take your questions throughout the webinar. If you have […]

FAA’s Zero Tolerance for Disruptive Passengers

by Jose
hi i'm faa administrator steve dixon recently we've seen a disturbing increase in incidents where airline passengers have disrupted flights with threatening or violent behavior these incidents have stemmed both from passengers refusals to wear masks and from recent violence at the u.s capitol this dangerous behavior can distract disrupt and threaten crew members safety functions and as a former airline captain it's extremely concerning to me and i know it's equally concerning to the airline cockpit and cabin crews whose primary responsibility is to ensure the safety of all passengers now historically we have addressed unruly passenger incidents using […]

FLIR Thermal Imaging Drone Captures Structure Fire

https://youtu.be/SmvOPgSsLhw Okay, so I’m walking around inside the structure. It’s kind of weird, as I’m, looking around to think that in a few hours, none of this is even going to exist anymore, Roswell, flight test crew. Here today, with our good friends from Tualatin Valley, Fire and Rescue, they’re gonna do a burn to learn that house back there. You’re either gonna burn that thing to the ground awesome. Our goal was to provide an aerial perspective on the exercise using a multi rotor drone equipped with a FLIR thermal-imaging camera for the firefighters. The day began with a […]

FLIR CEO Andy Teich on Black Hornet and Thermal Imaging for Drones

https://youtu.be/f6xPy0Eeh-Q Well as well flight test crew here today with Andrew teach, who’s, the president and CEO of FLIR systems, and we’re sitting in the lobby of their headquarters right here in Wilsonville Oregon. How are you doing today, Andrew ah well, Patrick it’s, been just over a year now, since Lear entered the civilian drone space, with their partnership with DJI to produce the zenmuse XT? How has that been, since you & # 39? Ve entered this market, it’s. Really. Quite amazing, though, that when consumer drones hit the market we saw, this is a huge opportunity because […]

GETTING MY DRONE LICENCE! #6

what's going on so basically I am on my way to Ipswich I'm staying with a mate his name's Peter you've probably seen him in a load of my videos I'm going to be spending about two or three days in Ipswich I've taken the whole week off work I made sure I had buffing boots so I could just spend this time boom I need to do so when I left University and I finished that dissertation I handed it in 8,000 words God knows how many hours of sweat research yeah I've done my dissertation on the GoPro […]

S. Korea tests drone taxi flight for first time in Seoul

this may sound like a scene from a sci-fi  flick but flying drone taxis have become   reality for the first time here in seoul  a test flight event today demonstrated the   technology that could be a common sight  should the government reach its goal of   commercializing the technology by  2025. i'm ji young who is there with propellers spinning an electric  powered pilotless drone taxi took off   into the sky of absol for the first time for  a seven-minute test flight over the han river   the ministry of land infrastructure  and transport and solar metropolitan   government jointly hosted an event […]

FPV drone pilot experience – PART1 Gear

by Jose
https://youtu.be/OX2k0345Gyk What’s up? My friends. Welcome back! Let’s! Jump directly to this topic. As you all seen in my past videos, I built a few drones this last year. This was my first 3d printed body for a drone and it’s quite awful since it’s very heavy and also has elastic arms. So all the vibration from the motors will affect the flight. I couldn’t manage to fight this drone and the same happened with this body. This is made with aluminium tubes and 3d printed parts. Finally, I designed this drone. This is a 250 drone and is based […]