Daily drone news – Tuesday October 27, 2020

Here are today’s most important drone news articles. We publish this post every weekday at 5:30 p.m. Some of these stories are from DroneXL.co and some of them will be from other sources. If you’d like to receive this in an email going forward, be sure to subscribe using the form below.

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DJI Mini 2 Fly More Combo unboxing video hits YouTube. Yes, another one...

DJI Mini 2 unboxing video hits YouTube. Yes, another one… – Today, a second DJI Mini 2 unboxing video hits Youtube! No flying of the new drone, unfortunately since the DJI Fly app doesn’t recognize the drone yet. At this point, I’m not even sure if DJI is trying to stop the leaks anymore.

Skydio introduces the Skydio Flight School

Skydio introduces the Skydio Flight School – Today, Skydio introduces the Skydio Flight School on YouTube to ‘help you get comfortable with your new flying-robot buddy.’ The first episode is presented by Nicole Bonk, Head of Flight Testing at Skydio.

Missing 93-year-old woman found by drone in four minutes

Missing 93-year-old woman found by drone in four minutes – A missing 93-year-old woman who was lost for more than three hours was found with a drone in four minutes, by Missouri deputies from the Cass County Sheriff’s Office on October 11 at 8:30 PM.

Prospecting for gold, uranium, and other precious metals with a drone

Prospecting for gold, uranium, and other precious metals with a drone – Canadian Pioneer Exploration Consultants Ltd., a geologic consulting firm uses an unmanned aircraft outfitted with a magnetometer to probe the earth for mining clients. Prospecting for gold, uranium, copper, and other precious metals with a drone.

Pescadero man arrested after shooting at a drone

Shooting at a drone got a Pescadero man arrested – According to the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office, a Pescadero man was arrested on Sunday following an altercation during which he fired his shotgun at a drone that he believed flew illegally over his property. Under federal law shooting at a drone or manned aircraft is illegal.

Helicopter drone crashes during airshow in China

Helicopter drone crashes during airshow in China – On Sunday this video surfaced that shows a helicopter drone suddenly diving towards the ground and crashing during an airshow in China. The drone incident happened on Saturday and luckily nobody got injured or hurt.

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