Parrot Swing; Hands On Review

Parrot Swing; Hands On Review

Taking Parrot’s new minidrone for a dance If you are a subscriber to the magazine you may remember the featured review of the Parrot Swing, which we took out for some test flights, using the RTF VTOL (vertical take off and landing) drone form the minidrone series.   On a cold British morning, we took the Parrot Swing to one of our isolated flying spots, a spot that happens to be in the forest, so lots of…

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Parrot Bebop-PRO 3D Modeling

Parrot Bebop-PRO 3D Modeling

Parrot, the pioneer of the civil drone market, announces a new all-in-one aerial imagery and 3D modeling solution for real-estate and building professionals, the ‘Parrot Bebop-Pro 3D Modeling’ pack. The pack includes a Parrot Bebop 2 drone with Parrot Skycontroller 2 remote control, Pix4Dcapture app, which automatically captures aerial images, as well as Pix4Dmodel software to process images and create a 3D model. Easy to use, reliable and affordable, the Parrot Bebop-Pro 3D Modeling pack…

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senseFly and AirMap partner to advance safety for commercial drones

senseFly and AirMap partner to advance safety for commercial drones

New partnership delivers robust airspace intelligence and unmanned traffic management solutions to senseFly’s largely autonomous commercial drones senseFly, the world’s first choice producer of mapping drones and subsidiary of Parrot Group, today announced that they have partnered with AirMap, the world’s leading airspace management platform for drones, to deliver AirMap’s airspace services to senseFly’s eBee fixed wing drones and Albris quadcopter. AirMap’s airspace platform services will be directly integrated into senseFly’s eMotion flight and data…

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Parrot Disco: Hands On Review

Parrot Disco: Hands On Review

The September Launch Soars the Parrot Disco Drone Into The Hands of The Consumer By Kathleen Smith French software engineer Henri Seydoux has successfully re – sculptured drone flying into simplicity with its 2nd September launch of the Parrot Disco. A fix wing drone unique to other fix wings due to its light weight design, super easy fly-ability, and boxed ready to fly. The design has been driven by Henri passion to create a drone…

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Parrot Disco: Fixed wing drone Available in September, accessible to all

Parrot Disco: Fixed wing drone Available in September, accessible to all

The first fixed-wing drone for immersive flights The ultra-lightweight Parrot Disco is powerful, displays impressive airborne performances: it can reach top speeds of 80 kms/h and offers 45 minutes of flight time. Previous piloting experience isn’t necessary to control the Parrot Disco. It takes-off and lands automatically and comes fully equipped with a powerful autopilot function to help control the flight. For example, when the control stick of the remote control is tilted to the…

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New features for FreeFlight 3 update!

New features for FreeFlight 3 update!

  The 3.9 version adds two new features to the Flight Plan* mode, an even more secured connection to your drone with the Secure Link and the possibility to activate the Banked Turn mode for a sporty flight behavior. An advanced Flight Plan*, more precise than ever Point of Interest This new feature allows you to set a specific location such as a building or an object as a Point of Interest. Your Parrot Bebop…

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Parrots Bebop – Tool or Toy?

Parrots Bebop – Tool or Toy?

As the turn of the year approached us, Parrots Bebop was unleashed upon drone and aerial photography enthusiasts, with an f2.2 fish-eye lens, a 180-degree angle of view and a 14-megapixel sensor, it clearly had them in its sight. The video footage itself is captured at 1080p full HD a step up from its AR Drone predecessor which is limited to 720p, the Bebop has internal 8gb storage recording in MP4 format. Photos can be captured in JPEGs or…

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