Category Archives: Industry News

The latest news from the quadcopter and drone market, press releases, product launches, event announcements, new crowd-funding projects and more.

Staaker Discreetly Delay Shipping And Clarify Customer Fund Protection

Following the downfall of Lily last week, drone pre-order projects are under pressure to deliver. We have reported on our concerns with Staaker in the past, but the company have also discreetly delayed their shipping date from December 2015 until May 2016. Continue reading Staaker Discreetly Delay Shipping And Clarify Customer Fund Protection

San Francisco Superior Court Pursue Lily Drone In Legal Battle

Following our prediction for Lily’s downfall three days before they shut their doors, it has emerged that the company has been investigated for months on the charge of misleading consumers through false-advertising. DroningON has been contacted as part of the investigation.

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Lily Drone Project May Have Already Collapsed And Failed

[UPDATE 12/01/17 – As we suspected three days ago, Lily just closed its doors, click for our updated article]

Lily were very optimistic with their Facebook update in October 2016, in which they warned pre-order customers to “Keep an eye on their inboxes”,  but sadly there has been no communication since. Continue reading Lily Drone Project May Have Already Collapsed And Failed

Lily Drone FCC Application Approved But When Will It Ship?

Lily have just today received USA authorization in response to their FCC application but to this date there is still minimal communication from the company whom have now kept their loyal customers waiting for almost 12 months.
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