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2023 Drone Show In Amsterdam Attracts Large Crowds

Amazing 2023 Drone Show in Amsterdam attracts large crowds

Due to bad weather, the 2023 drone show above the A’DAM Tower that was originally planned for New Year’s Eve took place last Monday, January 2nd. At exactly 20:23 at night, 600 drones flew simultaneously to create a display of…

Drug-Smuggling Drone Pilot Gets 17 Months Prison Time

Drug-smuggling drone pilot gets 17 months prison time

A 32-year-old drug-smuggling drone pilot from Leeuwarden, in the Netherlands, has been jailed for seventeen months for attempting to smuggle a package with drugs and a telephone into the penitentiary institution (PI) Leeuwarden using a drone. The smuggling attempt with…

One Drone Flight, Four Water Samples? Yes, With Nero Poli.

One drone flight, four water samples? Yes, with Nero Poli.

The Australian company Sphere Drones has developed a new water sampling system that can be used in combination with various DJI drones. The system is called Nero Poli and can take up to four water samples in one drone flight,…

Easa Reports A Significant Decrease In (Near) Drone Collisions

EASA reports significant decrease in (near) drone collisions

The European aviation authority, EASA, recently published the annual Safety Review. In that report, all incidents and incidents related to aviation in Europe are listed. The report shows that the number of (near) drone collisions has fallen sharply since 2018.…

Chinese Man Injured After Collision With Cargo Drone

Chinese man seriously injured after collision with cargo drone

A Chinese man has been seriously injured in a collision with a cargo drone. The incident occurred while extinguishing a fire in a hilly neighborhood in the Chinese metropolis of Chongqing. The man, who volunteered to help with the firefighting,…