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First Ever Crash Between Drone and Passenger Plane Reported in Canada

Passenger Plane hit by drone camera

In reports that are bound to make drone enthusiasts wary of tighter regulations, a drone hit a passenger plane in Quebec, Canada. According to Canada’s transport minister, the Skyjet passenger plane was flying from Quebec and had eight people onboard. Marc Garneau said the plane was approaching Jean Lesage International Airport at an altitude of […]

The Hottest Careers for Commercial Drone Pilots in 2017/18

tips on drone liability insurance, marketing and other areas

It is a great time for a commercial drone pilot. The UAV industry has experienced a boom in the last couple of years as drones have become essential business tools in many industries. According to BI Intelligence, the research arm of Business Insider, infrastructure has experienced the greatest increase in drone use. The value of […]

Three Great FPV Racing Drones for $100, $200 and $300

racing drone guide - illustrated parts list

If you really want to compete, then you’ll need to assemble your own kit from the best frames, ESCs, motors and electronics available. One of my favorite FPV YouTube bloggers is Stew at UAVFutures.  Stew originally put together the following three kits for a $100 budget, $200 budget and a $300 budget. I further refined his parts […]

FAA Roundup: The Best Regulation & Safety Articles of 2016

The FAA continues to roll-out new rules and regulations governing the use of drones in the US. On this page, we share some of the best recent articles written about how the new rules are changing the landscape of the drone industry – for consumers and for business operators. Drone Regulations Should Focus on Safety […]