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Droneup Invest $27.2M To Create 655 New Jobs In Virginia

DroneUp invest $27.2M to create 655 new jobs in Virginia

On Wednesday, Governor Glenn Youngkin announced that DroneUp, LLC, a drone services provider, will invest a total of $27.2 million in expanding its headquarters in the City of Virginia Beach and establishing a testing, training, and research and development center…

Drone Tracking Tech Tested At Lax Airport After Near-Misses

Drone tracking tech to be tested at LAX airport after near-misses

The Transportation Security Administration will test new drone tracking technology to spot, track, and identify drones in restricted airspace after dozens of drone sightings and a few reports of a “guy in a jetpack”, near Los Angeles International Airport. According…

Drone Act Of 2022 Criminalizes Dangerous Use Of Drones

Drone Act of 2022 criminalizes dangerous use of drones

The Drone Act of 2022, a bipartisan bill pushed by four representatives, aims to criminalize the dangerous use of drones. Activities that are already illegal under current laws and regulations. Under the provisions of the Drone Act of 2022, people…

Dji Helps The Russians In Their Attacks Ukraine Government Says

DJI helps the Russians in their attacks Ukraine Government says

According to a report from the State Service of Special Communications and Information Protection of Ukraine, the world’s largest drone maker, DJI helps the Russians in their attacks. The WSJ had a very interesting article about how the Ukraine government…

Dji Maintains Close Ties To Chinese Government New Documents Show

DJI maintains close ties to Chinese government new documents show

The Washington Post just reported that Chinese drone maker DJI maintains close ties to the Chinese government and received state funding, despite repeated claims to the contrary. DJI, the world’s largest drone manufacturer has always denied that it had received…

Dji Drones Banned For Use By Government Agencies In Florida

DJI drones banned for use by government agencies in Florida

It seems that Skydio’s aggressive lobbying is working in favor of the so-called Blue sUAS manufacturers as DJI drones have been banned for use and acquisition by government agencies in Florida. DJI drones banned for use by government agencies in…