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-====== Drone News for Week of August 6th 2018 ======+====== Drone News for Week of October 8th 2018 ======
 ===== Drone NewsBytes "Your Unfiltered Drone News Source"​ ===== ===== Drone NewsBytes "Your Unfiltered Drone News Source"​ =====
  
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-==== Venezuela'​s Nicolás Maduro survives apparent assassination attempt ==== 
-[[https://​www.theguardian.com/​world/​2018/​aug/​04/​nicolas-maduros-speech-cut-short-while-soldiers-scatter|Venezuela’s president, Nicolás Maduro, has survived an apparent assassination attempt after what officials described as drones armed with explosives detonated overhead during a speech he was making at a military event.]] 
  
-==== Footage ‘shows moment drone bomb explodes in assassination attempt on Venezuela President’ amid claims attack was faked ==== +==== How Swarms of Super Intelligent Drones Are Taking Over Live Entertainment ​==== 
-[[https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/​worldnews/​6949409/​venezuela-president-nicholas-maduro-drone-assassination-attempt-footage/|This is the moment a drone explodes in an apparent assassination attempt ​on the Venezuela President'​s life - amid claims the attack was faked. The unverified clip has been widely shared on social media accounts ​and shows single drone suddenly exploding into a fireballDissidents apparently packed 2lbs of C4 explosives into the two M600 drones in an attempt ​on Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro'​s life, officials have claimed. The military managed to use electronics to knock one of the drones off-coursewhile another reportedly crashed into a nearby building.]]+[[https://gizmodo.com/how-swarms-of-super-intelligent-drones-are-taking-over-1829638441|Concerts can be boring. Typically, you’ve got an artist ​on stage singing songs and stuff, ​and then bunch of spotlights beaming columns of color through some fake smokeBut something new is on the horizonand it’s equal parts creepy and futuristic.]]
  
-==== What can defend against off-the-shelf ​drone weapons? ​==== +==== XRY Drone new technology to acquire and analyze ​drone data - is introduced by MSAB and URSA ==== 
-[[https://​www.dw.com/en/what-can-defend-against-off-the-shelf-drone-weapons/a-44970742|Small off-the-shelf drones have been used time and again to kill peopleRepelling such threats is not that easybut jammersshotguns, shootable nets or birds of prey may help.]]+[[https://​www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/xry-drone--new-technology-to-acquire-and-analyze-drone-data--is-introduced-by-msab-and-ursa-300728145.html|XRY Drone lets investigators extract and analyze data from popular drone models being used for illegal activity --- to reveal flight pathsoriginbehavior and other critical information that can identify operators]]
  
-==== This Drone Footage Captures China’s Massive Bikeshare Graveyards ​==== +==== Medicines Successfully Delivered Using a Parcel ​Drone in East Africa ​==== 
-[[https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/​594w3q/​chinas-bikeshare-ofo-graveyards-captured-by-drone|A Chinese photographer has captured jaw-dropping drone footage ​of the country’s infamous “bike graveyards,” a problem borne of too many bikes and not enough customers.Trust me you have NO idea how many bikes they are showing here]]+[[https://www.finchannel.com/business/76152-medicines-successfully-delivered-using-a-parcel-drone-in-east-africa|Over a six-month period, they successfully tested the delivery ​of medicines using a drone to an island in Lake Victoria. During ​the trialsthe autonomous DHL Parcelcopter 4.0 completed the 60 km flight from the mainland to the island in 40 minutes on average.]]
  
-==== DJI announces Line Friends Spark drone with a bear on it ==== +==== The Flying Rescuer: meet Dubai'​s new life-saving ​drone ==== 
-[[https://​www.theverge.com/circuitbreaker/2018/​8/​6/​17655036/​dji-line-friends-brown-l-spark-drone-price-announced|DJI has teamed up with Japanese chat app giant Line for what it describes as its “first characterized ​drone.” It’s a version of the entry-level, portable Spark that bears the visage of Brown, the stoic bear found in countless emoji and sticker sets.]]+[[https://​www.thenational.ae/uae/the-flying-rescuer-meet-dubai-s-new-life-saving-drone-1.779153|Dubai Municipality launches unmanned aerial vehicle to help people drowning at sea]]
  
-==== Flying ​Drones ​Compete ​to Complete Unprecedented Feat ==== +==== Drones ​mimicking bees could be used to pollinate farms of the future ​==== 
-[[https://​www.nist.gov/blogs/taking-measure/​flying-drones-compete-complete-unprecedented-featCan a vertical-takeoff drone hoist 20 pounds (9 kilograms) ​of communications equipment into the air and hover in place for two hours?]]+[[https://​www.standard.co.uk/tech/drones-mimicking-bees-could-be-used-to-pollinate-farms-of-the-future-a3958176.html|Flapping drones that mimic bees could soon be programmed to pollinate urban vertical ​farms of the future.]]
  
-==== Bringing drones into a smart city network ​==== +==== Police investigating whether drone footage filmed over Goose Fair breached flying laws ==== 
-[[https://gcn.com/articles/2018/08/03/san-diego-smart-city-drones.aspx|San Diego is in the midst of a tech convergence. It is working to build what it calls the nation’s largest smart city network, and it also was selected for the U.S. Department of Transportation'​s ​UAS Integration Pilot Program. The city plans to bring these two efforts together, coordinating unmanned aerial systems with the smart city infrastructure it is building.]]+[[https://www.nottinghampost.com/news/nottingham-news/police-investigating-whether-drone-footage-2092306|Police are investigating whether drone footage filmed over Nottingham'​s ​Goose Fair breached aviation regulations.]]
  
-==== UPDATE: 19-y.o. fined $160 after drone injures Davenport toddler at park ==== +==== Drone gives wings to STEM students ​==== 
-[[http://www.kwqc.com/content/news/Fliers-of-drone-injuring-Davenport-toddler-IDed-as-toddler-recovers-490179981.html|A 19-year-old from Davenport, Iowa has been fined in connection with the case. The fine is $75 which, in addition ​to $85 in court feesresults in a total penalty of $160. Bettendorf Police Chief Keith Kimball says the drone striking ​the child was an accident and is a civil matter.]]+[[https://www.wcexaminer.com/​news/​drone-gives-wings-to-stem-students-1.2395495|Tunkhannock seventh graders got the opportunity ​to soar into the wild blue yonder on Thursdaywithout their feet leaving ​the ground.]]
  
-==== Harris County'​s Drone Fleet Catches Illegal Garbage Dumping in Houston ​==== +==== College offers commercial drone class ==== 
-[[http://www.thedrive.com/tech/22608/harris-countys-drone-fleet-catches-illegal-garbage-dumping-in-houston|The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) launched ​drone program focused on aerial crash scene analysis in Austin, the very same city that law enforcement utilized ​drones ​for aerial risk-assessment in apprehending the Austin bomber. While car crashes ​and nihilistic murderers are certainly viable reasons for efficient drone use, Houston has found the UAV to be an excellent solution for an entirely different problem: illegal garbage dumping.]]+[[https://www.mtairynews.com/news/66346/college-offers-commercial-drone-class|Surry Community College will be offering ​Commercial Drone Operator course for students who want to learn how to operate ​drones and prepare ​to earn a certification and permit.]]
  
-==== Fairfax County, Virginia Delays Drone Program Expansion to Focus on Public Concerns ​==== +==== This online community expands visibility for female drone pilots ​==== 
-[[http://www.thedrive.com/tech/22583/fairfax-county-virginia-delays-drone-program-expansion-to-focus-on-public-concerns|The Board of Supervisors for Fairfax CountyVirginia discussed ​the potential use of drones for law enforcement and emergency services at a committee meeting ​in January, but decided on Tuesday to delay the purchase of several drones to focus on the public’s privacy concerns before continuing.]]+[[https://www.theverge.com/2018/10/9/​17942852/​women-who-drone-getty-images-uav-pilots-dji-database|Less than 5 percent ​of certified drone pilots in the US are womenwhich is a dreary statistic that highlights ​the lack of women in STEM industries.]]
  
-==== DARPA chooses Silent Falcon drone for power beaming tests ==== +==== Drone with thermal imaging camera locates kidnapped assault victim ​==== 
-[[https://​www.aerospacetestinginternational.com/news/​drones-air-taxis/​darpa-chooses-silent-falcon-drone-for-power-beaming-tests.html|The Stand-off Ubiquitous Power/​Energy Replenishment – Power Beaming Demo (SUPER PBD) project is developing a laser capable of recharging an unmanned aircraft while it is flying, to remove ​the need for them to refuel. The Silent Falcon is a fixed wing, long range solar electric powered UAS (Unmanned Aerial System) manufactured ​by a company ​with the same name in Albuquerque,​ New Mexico.]]+[[https://​www.wetalkuav.com/thermal-imaging-drone-locates-teen-victim/|A teenager in the UK who called the police claiming she was being held by an assaulter at an unknown location was found using drone equipped ​with thermal imaging.]]
  
-==== KY Deputies use drone in making marijuana growing bust ==== +==== This NYC Startup Has Created The Most Immersive Form of Travel Using Drones ​==== 
-[[http://www.kfvs12.com/story/38806221/ky-deputies-use-drone-in-making-marijuana-growing-bust| +[[https://www.alleywatch.com/2018/10/this-nyc-startup-has-created-the-most-immersive-form-of-travel-using-drones/​|That changes with recent Techstars NYC graduate FlyTherean immersive way to experience the world all through the eyes of a drone.]]
-A landowner in Carlisle CountyKentucky is facing ​drug charge after deputies say their drone spotted at least one marijuana plant growing in Arlington.]]+
  
-==== Drones to Help Rescue Entangled Whales ​==== +==== WILL DRONES AND PLANES BE TREATED AS EQUALS BY FAA? ==== 
-[[https://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/local/Drones-to-Help-Entangled-Whales-California-NOAA-San-Diego-489896101.html|A new program ​will pair drone operators with rescue boats trying to save entangled whales.With ​the help of remote-control ​drones, rescuers will get a good look at a whale’s situation without disturbing or getting close to the entangled creature. Rescuers will be able to view the video and make a game plan from the safety of nearby boats.]]+[[https://hackaday.com/2018/10/08/will-drones-and-planes-be-treated-as-equals-by-faa/|Despite assurances that the FAA will work towards implementing waivers for hobbyists, critics worry that in the worst case the repeal ​of Section 336 might mean that remote control ​pilots and their craft may be held to the same standards as their human-carrying counterparts.]]
  
-==== Drones and AI Deployed for Solar Maintenance in Massachusetts ​==== +==== FLIR nano-drones are now able to be automatically launched from vehicles ​==== 
-[[https://​www.energymanagertoday.com/​drones-ai-solar-maintenance-0177926/|By combining state-of-the art drone and camera technology with Raptor Maps’ industry leading AI softwarethe team will be able to simultaneously capture both infrared and high-resolution imagery ​of solar assets, perform post-processing at the source of the data, and deliver real-time analytics to assess the condition of the plant.]]+[[https://​www.techspot.com/news/​76813-flir-nano-drones-now-able-automatically-launched-vehicles.htmlNot even James Bond had the ability to launch a drone swarm from his decked out Aston Martinbut FLIR is bringing that upgrade ​to military vehicles. The Black Hornet 3 nano-drone now has a launch system that holds multiple drones capable ​of being launched in quick succession.]]
  
-==== Menlo Park Fire Department'​s Thermal Imaging Drones Fly Shasta County Fire Zones ==== +==== Startupstaging Inc. Offers $1 Shipping with Drone Delivery System ​==== 
-[[https://​www.nbcbayarea.com/news/local/Menlo-Park-Fire-Departments-Drones-Help-Battle-Wildfires-489976871.html|The department'​s drones not only provide ​360 degree aerial view of the destructionthey also have thermal imaging cameras that will allow firefighters ​to see through smoke. The drones will also create high resolution ​and interactive maps of the area, helping homeowners to locate their property. The information will also be helpful to send to residents'​ insurance company, officials said.]]+[[https://​www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/startupstaging-inc-offers-1-shipping-with-drone-delivery-system-300725182.html|Startupstaging Inc., startup located at the East Stroudsburg University Innovation Center, has developed Drone Trackswhich aims to make $1 shipping into a reality ​and eliminate the current risks of using delivery drones.]]
  
-==== Drone nearly crashes into helicopter fighting Idaho fire ==== +==== It's now simpler — but still not easy — to fly a drone on the University of Iowa campus ​==== 
-[[https://​www.ksl.com/article/46370235/drone-nearly-crashes-into-helicopter-fighting-idaho-fire|A drone nearly crashed into helicopter ​over the Grassy Ridge Fire Wednesday morning and officials are trying to locate ​the operator of the unmanned aerial vehicle.]]+[[https://​www.press-citizen.com/story/news/education/​university-of-iowa/​2018/​10/​07/​university-iowa-revamps-drone-policy/​1522681002/​|It'​s ​little easier to fly a drone over the University of Iowa now that the institution has restructured ​the approval process.]]
  
-==== Hidden Britain by Drone - New BBC series ​==== +==== Ban On Function Coverage With Drone Cameras ​==== 
-[[http://entertainment.ie/tv-highlight/Hidden-Britain-by-Drone/​407215.htm|Tony Robinson presents a second series ​of the programme that uses drones to shoot aerial footage ​of areas of Britain that are off limits to the public. In the first episodehe dispatches ​flying cameras ​to explore an abandoned theme parkan immense stately home and underground wine vaults belonging to billionaires. The programme also examines the secrets that Argos conceals from the eyes of its customers ​and contains footage of a flower farm in full bloom, which is closed to the public for 50 weeks of the year.]]+[[https://www.urdupoint.com/en/pakistan/​ban-on-function-coverage-with-drone-cameras-449471.html|The district administration Faisalabad has banned coverage ​of all kinds of functions including sports activities with drone cameras,​remote controlled model aircraft,​unmanned aircraft system, flying cameras,quad-copters,​helicams ​and balloons.]]
  
-==== A first: Daytona Beach police use drone to find man on roof after 2-hour search ​==== +==== Sex offender believed ​to have been supplied phones in prison ​via a drone ==== 
-[[http://www.orlandosentinel.com/news/breaking-news/os-anthony-rivers-jr-arrested-drone-20180802-story.html|Police officers ​in Daytona Beach made their first-ever arrest using a drone Wednesday when they found man accused of attempted burglary hiding on roof.]] +[[https://www.punchline-gloucester.com/articles/aanews/sex-offender-believed-to-have-been-supplied-phones-in-prison-via-a-drone|A convicted sex offender bombarded ​vulnerable teenaged girl with calls and texts from inside ​prison, a court heard. He was using two phones which are believed to have been flown into the jail by drone.]]
  
-==== Controlling drones via voice channels ​==== +==== Drone Company Opens Flight Training Class to Boca Raton ==== 
-[[https://phys.org/news/2018-08-drones-voice-channels.html|In the foreseeable future drones could replace delivery vehicles on the roadsin turn relieving the traffic burden and reducing CO₂ emissions. Drones would also make delivery routes considerably shorter and cut the time it takes for parcels to arrive. In the event of fire, drones could fly ahead of firefighters ​and send them images of the situation at the site. Experts from Fraunhofer HHIhowever, have developed a solution that is stable, affordable, not limited ​in range, ​and essentially,​ ready to go: controlling drones using the voice channels in mobile networks.]]+[[http://www.bocaratontribune.com/bocaratonnews/2018/10/drone-company-opens-flight-training-class-boca-raton/​|UAV Coach, a leading drone training ​and education companyjust announced drone flight training classes ​in Boca Raton and nearby Miami areas.]]
  
-==== Kespry Introduces ​Drone-Based Roof Inspection Solution ​==== +==== Drone Holds Your Phone for Selfies… Or Does It? ==== 
-[[https://www.cpexecutive.com/post/kespry-introduces-drone-based-roof-inspection-solution/|Kespry has launched ​new fully autonomous, simple-to-usehigh-resolution thermal inspection solution for commercial property ​and industrial facilities. Using radiometric thermal technologythe drone-based product can be used to detect potential roof damage ​and dimensional analysis.]]+[[https://blog.hackster.io/drone-holds-your-phone-for-selfies-or-does-it-fca5c3bb5810|Did you know that if you attach ​pair of 7mm micro-UAV motors ​to a cell phone case with hot glueit will hover and allow you to take a selfie? As seen in Peter Sripol’s latest video belowthis actually works… if you have an assistant hold it up with a piece of wood and conceal it later.]]
  
-==== Father-son duo opens drone-flying experience in Altamonte Springs ​==== +==== Nepali scientists deploy drones to count endangered crocodiles ​==== 
-[[https://www.clickorlando.com/news/father-son-duo-opens-drone-flying-experience-in-altamonte-springs|Top Dronz in Altamonte Springs was created by a father-son duo. It's a place where children and adults can try out their skills st flying a drone, a piece of technology that's on the rise as a means of entertainment.]]+[[https://news.mongabay.com/wildtech/​2018/​10/nepali-scientists-deploy-drones-to-count-endangered-crocodiles/|Researchers ​in Nepal used drone images to survey critically endangered gharial crocodiles along the banks of the Babai River, comparing their results to those of multi-team ground surveys.]]
  
-==== This drone charging pad protects your drone from the elements while always keeping it fully charged ==== 
-[[https://​dronedj.com/​2018/​07/​31/​drone-charging-pad/​|Skysense offers two variations of just the charging pad: one of which is for indoor use while the other is designed to be used outside. Autonomous or not, once the drone lands on the pad it will begin charging its batteries.]] 
  
-==== Drone offers stunning views of ancient Pompeii site ==== +{{:​news:​th.jpg?​100}} 
-[[https://​www.dailydot.com/​debug/​ancient-pompeii-site-drone-video/​|In this drone footage of the ancient Pompeii site, you float over a stone-covered city street bordered by the ruins of houses and buildings. You also see the specter of Vesuvius looming in the distance. The video was posted to YouTube over the weekend and has quickly garnered more than 50,000 views.]]+===== Australia ​Drone News ======      ​
  
-==== Drone Footage Captures Breathtaking Underwater Waterfall Optical Illusion ​==== +==== Drones could become a tool for pest control in New Zealand ​==== 
-[[http://www.ladbible.com/news/​awesome-drone-footage-captures-unreal-underwater-waterfall-optical-illusion-20180805|From the same island as the previous A-380 video we get this amazing footageA drone has captured footage of an underwater waterfall optical illusion from above in Mauritius, and it's just about as amazing as you'd imagine]]+[[https://www.wetalkuav.com/drones-for-pest-contrrol/|A New Zealand drone company is working on a prototype that they believe could change ​the way the small pacific nation deals with pests.]]
  
-==== The Army is buying microwave cannons to take down drones in mid-flight ​==== +==== DroneShield Ltd Release of DroneCannon RW ==== 
-[[https://​www.theverge.com/2018/8/7/17660414/microwave-anti-drone-army-weapon-lockheed-martin|The US Army has a new plan for microwaving drones out of the sky. In a public solicitation last Friday, the agency announced its intention to purchase an airborne high-powered microwave system from Lockheed Martin, which is intended for use against drones. The weapon, which would be mounted to an airplane, would disable fixed-wing or quadcopter drones with a beam of focused radiation.]] +[[https://​www.abnnewswire.net/amp/en/94948/DroneShield-Ltd-(ASX-DRO)-Release-of-DroneCannon-RW.html|DroneShield Ltd is pleased ​to announce ​launch ​of the additional product DroneCannon RW, in response ​to end-user requirements]]
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-==== Rauner signs law giving state authority over drone regulations,​ wipes out local regulations ==== +
-[[https://​www.ilnews.org/​news/​state_politics/​rauner-signs-law-giving-state-authority-over-drone-regulations-wipes/​article_70c417ca-99b5-11e8-9031-9f08a83d176f.html|Gov. Bruce Rauner signed a law that puts the state in charge of regulating drones, overriding municipal regulations in towns that had them. Rauner signed Senate Bill 3291 Friday making the state the regulator of drones, also known as unmanned aircraft. The law, effective immediately,​ says “the regulation of an unmanned aircraft system ​is an exclusive power and function of the state.” “No unit of local government, including home rule unit, may enact an ordinance or resolution ​to regulate unmanned aircraft systems,” the law states.]] +
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-==== Police Investigate Drone Flying Over Emmanuel Macron'​s Summer Vacation Residence ​ ==== +
-[[https://​www.newsweek.com/​police-investigate-drone-flying-over-fort-where-emmanuel-macron-vacation-1060743|Police are investigating the flight of drone over the Mediterranean fortress on Monday afternoon, where French President Emmanuel Macron is spending his summer break. Authorities said Tuesday that the drone had been "​neutralized"​ by scrambling its wave frequency, before it fell into the sea, AFP reported.]] +
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-==== In crash investigations,​ police upgrade from chalk, tape measures to drones ==== +
-[[https://​www.csmonitor.com/​USA/​Justice/​2018/​0807/​In-crash-investigations-police-upgrade-from-chalk-tape-measures-to-drones|Drones already have varied uses from mail delivery to storm tracking. Now, US state and local police are using the unmanned aerial vehicles'​ bird's eye photos to reconstruct car crashes more efficiently,​ accurately, and safely.]] +
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-==== A bird’s eye view of NSW’s heartbreaking drought ==== +
-[[https://​www.news.com.au/​technology/​environment/​climate-change/​a-birds-eye-view-of-nsws-heartbreaking-drought/​news-story/​849c52511d6c8cf8d9e473298d8726d6|Photographers David Gray and Brock Mitchell have been travelling through some of the worst affected parts of NSW documenting the breadth of the strugglesand producing some stunning aerial shots that show another side to the drought stricken landscape.]] +
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-==== FPV Australia brings drone pilots course to Wagga as farmers start adopting the new technology ==== +
-[[https://​www.dailyadvertiser.com.au/​news/​local-news/​5563504/​drone-course-comes-to-wagga-as-farmers-get-tech-savvy/​|A special course is en route to Wagga to give locals an opportunity to earn their official drone pilot’s licence.]] +
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-==== Drone activity expanding ​in the Hunter as Lake Macquarie City Council takes to coastal weeds ==== +
-[[https://​www.theherald.com.au/​news/​local-news/​5558289/​drone-use-expanding-in-the-hunter-to-tackle-difficult-tasks/​|Lake Macquarie Council has begun using drones along isolated cliffs at Swansea Heads and Caves Beach to spray tracts of Bitou bush, an invasive South African weed.]] +
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-==== Australia'​s Hunter Valley Looks to Drones for Agriculture and Infrastructure Inspection ==== +
-[[http://​www.thedrive.com/​tech/​22624/​australias-hunter-valley-looks-to-drones-for-agriculture-and-infrastructure-inspection|The Hunter Region in New South Wales, Australia is home to some of the world’s most famous wines and viticulture. The continent is no stranger to the benefits of modern drone technology, and, in addition to utilizing unmanned aerial vehicles to spot shark activity near surfers, has turned toward this practical aerial tool for agricultural purposes and infrastructure inspection.]] +
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-==== Aussie gov't inquiry calls for mandatory drone licensing ==== +
-[[http://​www.xinhuanet.com/​english/​2018-08/​03/​c_137365601.htm|Australians flying drones for recreational purposes could soon be forced to pass a written and practical test before they are allowed to do so.]] +
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-==== Beautiful Drone Footage Captures Kerby Brown Tow Surfing Insane WA Slab ==== +
-[[https://​www.theinertia.com/​surf/​drone-footage-captures-kerby-brown-tow-surfing-wa-slab/​|What he captured on his DJI Mavic Pro drone is beautiful: Kerby Brown, lover of all things heavy water, somewhere in Western Australia, towing into an absolutely mental left-hand slab.]] +
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-==== Drone users urged to toe the line after a record number of near misses with aircraft ==== +
-[[https://​www.stuff.co.nz/​business/​105904963/​drone-users-urged-to-toe-the-line-after-a-record-number-of-near-misses-with-aircraft|A growing number of complaints about drones involve near misses with aircraft despite efforts to educate drone operators about the risks. The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) received 268 drone complaints in the seven months to the end of July. Thirty-five of them were classed as "air proximity"​ or near misses with aircraft, compared with 38 such reports for the whole of last year.]] +
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-==== Drone operator breaking safety rules flying over Matamata'​s CBD ==== +
-[[https://​www.stuff.co.nz/​waikato-times/​life-style/​105916605/​drone-operator-breaking-safety-rules-flying-over-matamatas-cbd|A high-end drone spotted flying above Matamata'​s CBD has triggered a warning from police and the Civil Aviation Authority.Eye witnesses have seen what police believe could be a DJI Phantom drone hovering above the town centre, during the day and night.]] +
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-{{:​news:​how_do_i1.png?​110|}}===== How To Videos - A Place to Learn ===== +
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-==== How to shoot surfing with a drone ==== +
-[[https://​www.surfertoday.com/​surfing/​14491-how-to-shoot-surfing-with-a-drone|Learn how to film surfing using a drone. Here are a few tips and tricks for shooting surfers from the sky]] +
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-==== If your drone videos aren’t good enough, you’re not close enough ==== +
-[[https://​dronedj.com/​2018/​08/​02/​if-your-drone-videos-arent-good-enough-youre-not-close-enough/​|Robert Capa famously said that: “If your photographs aren’t good enough, you’re not close enough.” It seems that the same holds true for drone photography and videography.]]+
  
 +==== Drones make mockery of right to quiet ====
 +[[https://​www.smh.com.au/​national/​act/​drones-make-mockery-of-right-to-quiet-20181008-p508gp.html|The residential tenancy legislation of every state and territory enshrines the right of tenants to quiet enjoyment. In most jurisdictions,​ the legislation expands the right to quiet enjoyment so it also includes the right to reasonable peace, comfort and privacy.]]
  
 +==== Wildlife conservation to airspace sanitisation:​ Eight commercial uses of drones ====
 +[[https://​economictimes.indiatimes.com/​tech/​internet/​wildlife-conservation-to-airspace-sanitisation-eight-commercial-uses-of-drones/​articleshow/​66092033.cms|8 Unique ways drones are being applied for commercial use]]
  
  
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-  * [[https://www.guns.com/2018/​08/​01/​trick-shots-leap-to-new-levels-when-the-target-is-attached-to-a-drone-video/​|Trick shots leap to new levels when the target is attached to a drone]] +  * [[https://jalopnik.com/this-drone-shot-1-060-horsepower-corvette-drift-video-i-1829650146|This Drone-Shot 1,060 Horsepower Corvette Drift Video Is Bananas ​to Watch]] 
-  * [[https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=I-Qh1PUesg8|Mini-drone takes you on a tour of Roborace'​s R&D facility]] +  * [[https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=hKDVm_0N7ZQ|TAKE ME TO THE MOUNTAINS: Drone flight in the Alps]] 
-  * [[https://www.jsonline.com/videos/news/​2018/​08/​02/​drone-video-fallen-officer-procession-past-miller-park/​886094002/​|Drone ​video of fallen officer procession past Miller Park]] +  * [[http://digg.com/video/fireworks-drones-eye-view|Flying A Drone With Night Vision Through Exploding Fireworks Is Cool As Hell]] 
-  * [[https://​www.12newsnow.com/video/news/local/raw-drone-video-take-a-look-at-the-new-westbound-lanes-of-the-purple-heart-memorial-bridge-on-ih-10/​502-8208253|Take a look at the new westbound lanes of the Purple Heart Memorial Bridge on IH-10]] +  * [[https://​www.productionhub.com/video/60211/faa-licensed-drone-pilot-las-vegas|Drone footage shot over many months during 2018 at Civil Twilight in Las Vegas.]] 
-  * [[https://edmonton.citynews.ca/video/2018/08/02/drone-has-near-miss-with-westjet-plane/​|Drone ​has near miss with WestJet plane]] +  * [[https://video.foxnews.com/v/5844461185001/?#sp=show-clips|Drone ​captures incredible fall foliage in Utah]] 
-  * [[https://www.usatoday.com/videos/news/nation-now/​2018/​08/​02/​carr-fire-chars-neighborhood/​886115002/​|Carr Fire chars neighborhood]] +  * [[http://digg.com/video/drone-fog-to-clear-sky|Drone Captures Breathtaking View Flying From Fog-Blanketed City To Clear Blue Skies]] 
-  * [[https://​www.wearecentralpa.com/news/stunning-video-drone-footage-of-flooded-sylvan-hills-golf-course-in-hollidaysburg/​1344603376|Drone Footage ​of Flooded Sylvan Hills Golf Course ​in Hollidaysburg]] +  * [[https://​www.news4jax.com/news/local/​jacksonville/​neighbors-warn-of-5-foot-gator-in-pond-near-san-marco|Neighbors warn of 5-foot gator in pond near San Marco]] 
-  * [[https://www.myjournalcourier.com/news/media/Drone-video-Suspect-points-BB-gun-at-SWAT-1310762.php|Drone ​video: Suspect points BB gun at SWAT deputies before fatal shooting]] +  * [[https://dronebelow.com/2018/10/10/stunning-drone-footage-of-miami-with-the-dji-mavic-2-pro/​|Stunning ​Drone Footage of Miami with the DJI Mavic 2 Pro]] 
-  * [[https://herald-review.com/news/local/watch-day-of-decatur-celebration-as-seen-through-sky-high/article_c468672f-d149-59be-ab7b-a9a582abaed0.html|WATCHDay 2 of Decatur Celebration as seen through sky-high drone]] +  * [[http://www.bigislandvideonews.com/2018/10/09/video-hawaii-volcano-eruption-the-aftermath/|VIDEOHawaii Volcano Eruption – The Aftermath]] 
-  * [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?​v=hTfMpsn9AxE|Poland'​s daredevil shows video from skiing down K2]] +  * [[https://local12.com/news/​soar/​drone-video-uss-nightmare|Drone video: USS Nightmare]] 
-  * [[https://whdh.com/news/watch-drone-footage-of-damage-after-tornado-touches-down-in-webster/|Drone footage of damage after tornado touches down in Webster]] +  * [[http://www.sportbible.com/football/news-gaming-youtuber-creates-fifa-skills-game-in-real-life-and-dupes-his-dad-20181009|YouTuber Creates FIFA Skills Game In Real Life And Dupes His Dad using a drone]] 
-  * [[https://​www.kvue.com/article/features/looks-like-another-blue-water-weekend-in-galveston/269-580394513|Drone video from the Galveston Convention and Visitors Bureau showed lovely blue and green water along the Seawall.]] +  * [[https://​www.aol.co.uk/video/view/ready-for-halloween-dronecam-shows-harvest-at-huge-uk-pumpkin-farm/5bbb5f78cd15ef7ab5416200/?​guccounter=1|Ready for Halloween? Dronecam shows harvest at huge UK pumpkin farm]] 
-  * [[https://wjactv.com/news/soar/drone-video-fly-by-night|Fly by Night compilation video by SOAR.]]  +  * [[https://www.nbcdfw.com/news/national-international/We-Will-Rise-From-the-Ashes-Coffey-Park-Rebuilds-495203461.html|Coffey Park Rebuilds a Year After Deadly Wine Country Wildfires]]
-  * [[https://​www.liveleak.com/​view?​t=zxkt_1532614862|Liveleak ​Essex man accidentally flies drone into his head]] +
-  * [[https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=JZSnsYA9jBw|New Mantis Q drone from Yuneec]] +
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