Tag: News

Drone related news and updates

Offline Mode for DJI Products

So, we recently learned that DJI is going to have an offline mode for their drones so consumers can fly in “secret.” Once you enable that mode, the app will stop collecting data. That means you can pretty much fly wherever you want without your flight maps, pictures, videos, etc. being collected. What kind of […]

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US Army Bans on DJI Drone Products

Military ceases use on DJI Products for operations Recent news shows that the US Army has been barred from further using DJI products for military operations. This comes as a result of possible security vulnerabilities on DJI products that could jeopardize operations. There seems to have been fear that information such as location, video feed, […]

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RECALL – GoPro Karma Unsafe Powerloss

So here we go with more GoPro Karma news. GoPro just announced a recall for the GoPro Karma due to the drone suddenly losing power during flight. An unknown number of GoPro Karmas are affected. Fortunately there are no reported cases of actual injury or damage yet and GoPro is doing its best to reduce […]

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DJI Karma?

So where’s my Mavic!? If you haven’t already heard, DJI seems to be very, very behind schedule in shipping out the drone on the “release” date they announced. We all expected shipments by now, but nope. DJI has been “beating the bush” so to speak without a straight answer. It’s either a problem with manufacturing for […]

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News: “Drone License” – New Rules For Drone Use By The FAA

Have you heard? The Federal Aviation Administration has finally revised some rules regarding the use of drones. We at LIT drones have put together a brief summary of the new rules. Take a look and comment for questions and discussion! Alright, now, the new rules only apply to drones or unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) weighing under 55lbs which […]

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Anti-Drone System To Be Tested By The FAA

Anti Drone System To Be Tested By The FAA The Federal Aviation Administration has decided on devoting their lives to destroying drones and tearing apart our fun by creating and implementing a drone seeking missile launcher (laser). Just kidding, kind of. It seems as though the FAA is going to be testing an anti-drone system to protect […]

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Drone Racing Becoming A Mainstream Sport, Thanks To ESPN

When we first laid our eyes on Drone Racing, we knew it was going to “take off” and become the next popular trend. But is drone racing here to stay? ESPN sure thinks so! They teamed up with the International Drone Racing Association to broadcast Drone Racing as a new competitive sport. So, what does […]

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It’s A Bird! It’s A Plane! No, It’s A Drone?

Welcome to our world of Drones, Drones have been around for a while now and more and more people are getting into racing them, using them for photography and videography, and even as useful everyday tools. Drones are expanding and advancing everyday! We find that very interesting and want to be part of shaping up […]

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