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 Drone, A Compact Norwegian Preorder, With Big Problems

Staaker is a new preorder-funded ‘follow me’ drone project, calling itself the “worlds best” with much media hype surrounding it, but are we missing something? To any expert in the industry, this drone has far too many fundamental issues, beyond just its extortionate and greedy price-tag. Continue reading Staaker Drone, A Compact Norwegian Preorder, With Big Problems

Yuneec Breeze 4K Drone Released, Compact Selfie Quadcopter

The Yuneec ‘Breeze Drone’ has just been launched, this new compact and low-cost Yuneec Drone may just be the game-changer that the industry needs but is it overpriced at £400/$499/499 EUR. Continue reading Yuneec Breeze 4K Drone Released, Compact Selfie Quadcopter

Ericsson and China Mobile Complete Worlds First 5G Drone Field Trial

Drone flight has typically been constrained by the ‘drone to transmitter’ range limitations, but Ericsson and China Mobile have just completed an impressive and innovative trial using the 5G cellular network. Continue reading Ericsson and China Mobile Complete Worlds First 5G Drone Field Trial