DJI Mavic Pro Review: Ageing Like a Fine Wine?

Last Updated February 25th, 2020
DJI Mavic Pro Drone
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DJI: a name you frequently hear when you ask drone veterans and enthusiasts about what brand to buy. They have rightfully earned this reputation; the quality of drones they have been pushing out over the past couple of years has been nothing short of stellar. Speaking of something that came out a couple of years […]

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Where Can I Fly My Drone? Are Drones Illegal?

Last Updated July 20th, 2020
A 'no drones permitted' sign in front of a mountain
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Drones have evolved from a niche hobby for geeks to become mainstream, all in the space of a few years. And with each passing year they become more popular as their capabilities continue to evolve and they are incorporated across several industries. Regulators have not failed to notice the trend. Drone laws continue to evolve […]

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Are Drones Legal in the US?

Last Updated November 13th, 2019
An aerial shot of New York taken on a drone
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There are almost 1.3 million registered drones in the United States of America, and more than 116,000 registered drone operators. There is also likely to be a huge number of unregistered zones in the country and all these add to the recognized need for drone regulations. Drone regulations keep us safe, while we try to […]

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Are Drones Legal in the UK & Ireland?

Last Updated January 1st, 2020
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The number of drones in the air keeps increasing year on year. Likewise, the fear that they might one day become a hazard and cause a risk to public safety keeps growing. A number of drone laws in the UK are therefore being rolled out to cope with the growing popularity of these flying devices […]

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What Are the Drone Laws in India?

Last Updated December 13th, 2019
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Flying a drone in India is considered legal. But there are few laws that make India unique and you must take note of them. That way, you don’t fly afoul of the law and get into trouble. Special Travel Considerations Foreigners are not allowed to fly drones in India. This means no selfie shots from […]

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What Are the Drone Laws in Australia?

Last Updated November 1st, 2019
A drone shot of Sydney harbour and the opera house
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Flying a drone is legal in Australia, but there are rules you should abide by in order not to run into trouble with the authorities. If you are thinking of travelling all the way down south to fly your drone, you could channel any questions you have directly to Australia’s Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA). […]

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DJI Spark Review: A Selfie Drone Like No Other?

Last Updated December 18th, 2019
DJI Spark in arctic white
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It’s not every day that you find an opportunity, commit to it, and then successfully crush it altogether. DJI seemed to be at the right spot at the right time as the growing need for self-gratification in today’s generation just happened to open a door of marketable ideas. Thus, the Spark was born, out of […]

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SNAPTAIN S5C Review: Affordable, Feature-Packed, But Is It Reliable?

Last Updated December 17th, 2019
Snaptain S5C drone flying in a city
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For those wanting to get into the droning community, a plethora of beginner drones are being offered at tempting price points, but most of them either lack the necessary features or skimp out on build quality. However, a few good birds have been the talk of the town lately, impressing enthusiasts and beginners alike. Among […]

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The Difference Between Drones and UAVs

Last Updated July 20th, 2020
A drone shot of the British countryside
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By now, everyone has heard the term ‘drone’ before. You may have also come across the term ‘Unmanned Aerial Vehicle’ — or you might not, but you’re more likely to have heard of its abbreviation; UAV for short. Usually, both ‘drone’ and ‘UAV’ are used interchangeably to mean the same thing. While media and the […]

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Syma X5SW Review: Less Than $40, But Is It Any Good?

Last Updated November 4th, 2019
Syma X5SW Drone in black and white
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A lot of dirt-cheap toy drones have been in the market for years now. Copycats and knock-off products have littered the budget market for a long while, with differences between products often being nothing more than a logo. However, a select few budget drones have managed to catch the attention of beginners, sell in good […]

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