Daily Drone News – Wednesday January 6, 2021

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.

Drone news from DroneXL.co

Drone supports dramatic ice rescue on Mississippi Lake

POLICE DRONE SUPPORTS DRAMATIC ICE RESCUE ON MISSISSIPPI LAKE – This video was shot with the police drone that aided in a dramatic ice rescue on the Mississippi Lake by locating the victims and providing a spotlight during a dark, snowy night.

Stewart named as CEO of drone research center NUAIR at Griffiss Airport - FAA starts Remote ID drone test flights at Griffiss Airport - Officials suggest Rome drone test site to Walmart and Amazon

STEWART NAMED AS CEO OF DRONE RESEARCH CENTER NUAIR AT GRIFFISS AIRPORT – Ken Stewart, former leader of a drone research division of General Electric, is named as CEO of the drone research center NUAIR at Griffiss International Airport in Rome, NY.

Huawei patents new AI drone control system

HUAWEI PATENTS NEW AI DRONE CONTROL SYSTEM – Chinese technology giant, Huawei patented a new drone control system that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to manage unmanned aircraft.

Dad kicks drone after confronting pilot for flying too low over backyard

DAD KICKS DRONE AFTER CONFRONTING PILOT FOR FLYING TOO LOW OVER BACKYARD – In the United Kingdom, a dad believed that a drone flew too low over his backyard where his daughter was playing in a kiddie pool. After confronting the drone pilot, the father kicked the device causing damage to the unmanned aircraft.

FAA adds citizen drone pilots to Drone Advisory Committee

FAA ADDS CITIZEN DRONE PILOTS TO DRONE ADVISORY COMMITTEE – Finally, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) adds actual drone pilots or ‘citizen UAS operators’ to the Drone Advisory Committee (DAC). Bravo!

Subscribe to our Daily Drone News email!*


 

Other drone news

Drones on Youtube

Stay in touch!

If you’d like to stay up to date with all the latest drone news, scoops, rumors, and reviews follow us on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, or…

Subscribe to our Daily Drone News email.*


 

Submit tips If you have information or tips that you would like to share with us, feel free to submit them hereSupport DroneXL.co: You can support DroneXL.co by using these links when you make your next drone purchase: Adorama, Amazon, B&H, BestBuy, eBay, DJI, Parrot, and Yuneec. We make a small commission when you do so at no additional expense to you. Thank you for helping DroneXL grow! FTC: DroneXL.co uses affiliate links that generate income.

* We do not sell, share, rent out or spam your email, ever. Our email goes out on weekdays around 5:30 p.m.

About the author

Haye Kesteloo

Add comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.