The United States Air Force as well as the US Navy have been using a drone known as the global hawk since 1998, which is long before anyone had ever heard of drones being used in this way. Even though it isn’t the assault weapon that many people are familiar with, this surveillance drone is an incredible feat of engineering, costing $131 million each.
There are a large number of combat drones currently in operation, but one of the most recent is the one used by the British military: The Taranis.
The rise of autonomous drones has a lot of people excited about the kinds of things that are going to be possible, but in particular people are becoming more and more excited about the chance to film themselves without having to have a dedicated cameraman. Drones like the Hexo+ make it possible to get better shots than ever.
Drones might seem like they are only dangerous to the people on the other end of a Predator’s strike, but in fact there are a couple of unique dangers that commercial and private drones pose to the public. These might only be minor concerns for now, until the FAA and commercial organizations can figure out what the best way to handle them is.
What’s the point in having a drone if you don’t have a camera on it? Depending on what you are looking for, you’ll have to be careful to make sure that you choose the right option.
Are you worried that one day drones might replace you at your job? Maybe you should be if you are working in one of these fields!
Parrot has been producing some of the best commercial drones that the market has seen, although their new upcoming drone is certainly going to be one of the most exciting. The Parrot Bebop drone is an incredible product and one that has drone enthusiasts excited. We’ll take a look at it here.
Drone warfare is getting more advanced all the time. The Predator and Reaper drones that are most commonly used get the job done, but General Atomics is making them even stronger with the Avenger jet-powered drone.
Have you been wanting a drone? Do you have $1,000 to spend on a decent one?
From cars to home thermostats, it seems like almost anything can be controlled from a smartphone these days. With the future of technology coming fast, it should be no surprise that people are now controlling their private drones with their smartphone as well. This is the future of drones.