09Apr/20
DJI Extends Some Drone Warranties

DJI Extends Some Drone Warranties

DJI, the world’s largest drone manufacturer, has announced it will extend the warranty service period for products with an original warranty ending from March 14, 2020 to April 30, 2020. They will have the warranty extended to April 30, 2020, in response to customers’ inability to leave their homes during the COVID-19 outbreak. “We want…

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05Apr/20
Drone Biz: AUVSI Webinar Addresses Payroll Stimulus Plan

Drone Biz: AUVSI Webinar Addresses Payroll Stimulus Plan

The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International is helping commercial drone providers navigate the complicated skies of COVID-19 economic stimulus. On Friday, April 3 at 2-3 p.m., the AUVSI will present a free webinar, “Coronavirus Relief Package: What Unmanned Systems Businesses Need to Know.” Corporate attorney Tom Antonucci, a partner with Wiley law firm, will join…

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04Apr/20
Drone Mapping is Getting Bigger and Better: SimActive’s Philippe Simard Talks Industry Trends

Drone Mapping is Getting Bigger and Better: SimActive’s Philippe Simard Talks Industry Trends

  Philippe Simard, of Canada’s SimActive mapping software, started out working directly with large mapping companies – or the military.  With the growth of the drone industry, however, things have changed. “We used to only work with very highly qualified firms investing millions of dollars in planes – I can still remember the point at which…

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