The Chinese news and media have been reporting on the alleged filming of a passenger airliner on final approach, footage captured by a hovering drone only a few hundred meters away from it. But just how convinced are we that this footage is real and not a hoax. Continue reading Did A DJI Mavic Pro Film A Landing Chinese Airliner – Real or Hoax?
Marketed as the “Worlds 1st Fly-From-Anywhere Home Drone”, Rook have today contacted backers of the IndieGoGo crowd-funder to announce that the project had failed. Continue reading Rook Drone Project Announces IndieGoGo Project Cancellation
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
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.
Today, emails were sent to Lily backers, informing them that the project had failed, refunds would be issued and that the founders were disappointed not to have been able to secure additional funds. Continue reading Lily Drone Project Cancelled Following $32m In Customer Orders