Review: Traxxas Aton


The hunt for a drone … where to start, what to do, what features should you focus on? The questions seem endless, then you get to the store, whether it’s a major chain retail store or a dedicated hobby store, and you’re inundated with choices.

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Get 10% Off With Graupner Multirotor Sale!

Graupner Everything Multirotor Sale

If you’re in need of a new race drone or maybe some new gear, then Graupner has got you covered with their current sale! Until June 30th, Graupner will be hosting a sale for their multirotor products with 10% off along …

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Review: Blade Inductrix


I’m not going to lie when I say that I’m certainly not first in line for any of the cool quad-stuff that comes into the office. Part of that may be that I’m not the best flyer – I’ve put my share of flying machines nose-first into the ground (and into trees).

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Yuneec Typhoon H with Intel RealSense Technology Now Available for Preorder


Yuneec is getting serious with their newest upcoming release featuring Intel RealSense Technology to allow the Typhoon H to “fly autonomously, intelligently navigating around objects, taking safety and customers’ creative options to the next level.”  Yuneec International, the world leader …

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Get up to $100 off with Parrot’s Discount Promotion until July 4th!

Flying Season 2016

Just in time for sunny days and nice weather, Parrot is letting everyone know that “it’s Flying Season®” with discounts up to $100 until July 4th! As the leisure drone pioneer with the richest line of consumer-friendly drones, Parrot launches …

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AERIX Drones Releases The New Black Talon Micro FPV Racing Drone

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AERIX Drones (formerly Axis Drones) launched the new Black Talon, a palm-sized FPV racing drone for beginners. The Black Talon, designed to be easy to learn and fly, is equipped with built-in barometer and altitude hold, which eliminates the need …

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Hitec Jumps Into FPV: The High Performance Vektor 280 Multirotor


Hitec has released a new high performance FPV racer ready to be added to wishlists and bought compulsively by drone racing enthusiasts. Check out Hitec’s description of their new racer below, which has been estimated to be $299.99 at your …

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Dromida Verso Review


Dromida has hit the pavement this past year with a few new releases and the diminutive Verso quad copter is on the list of many a would-be buyer. It’s small in size, has killer looks and boasts some pretty cool features.

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FAA Releases Part 107 Info!!!!!!


The new rules for non-hobbyist small unmanned aircraft (UAS) operations – Part 107 of the Federal Aviation Regulations (PDF) – cover a broad spectrum of commercial uses for drones weighing less than 55 pounds. Here are the highlights of the new …

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VIDEO: Hog Barn FPV 2016 Freestyle By Michael Nieves

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Michael Nieves is one of the best freestyle pilots around and he can hit the gates with the best of em. Check this sweet video out courtesy of his GoPro mounted on an Alien running 3-blades. Not too shabby Mike, …

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Review: Hero RC XQ-5 Ufo Drone


Xheli distributes all kinds of cool drones and helicopters, but the stuff from Hero RC is among the their top sellers and it’s no wonder why. Machines like the XQ-5 are super easy to manage, even for beginners, thanks to the Headless flight mode.

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Review: Realflight Drone Simulator


Right off the bat I was impressed to see that for a lower price than other simulators on the market, Great Planes still includes the excellent Futaba Interlink Elite control in their package. This controller feels nearly identical to a Futaba 6-8 channel transmitter that you would buy today.

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What does the fella who writes the Action Sports Insider column do on the weekends?


Drone Magazine’s own Mike Steidley isn’t just a camera and drone guru, he is also a sponsored rider for Team Haro. Check out some of his latest adventures in the video and be sure to check out each new issue …

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Review: Ehang’s 18 Personal Flying Vehicle

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Sure we’ve seen a number of videos of home built passenger type drones awkwardly hovering over in the air, sometimes over water and some with the passenger danger- ously close to a ridiculous number of spin- ning blades, but EHang’s 184 is different.

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xCraft Wants to “Drone Your Phone”

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Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho, May 4, 2016 – Drone startup xCraft is giving your smartphone wings. The company has created the only drone that uses your smartphone as the camera, GPS and processor of the aircraft. The drone will pair …

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