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Jonathan Rupprecht of has offered helpful advice to any who are naming a drone business launch in an article titled How to Pick a Good Drone Company Name.

07/12/2021 has reported that Marines have conducted training with the Drone40, a low-cost, expendable drone that can be launched by hand or from a 40mm grenade launcher. The drones, which use a GPS-based autopilot, measure just seven inches in length and weigh under half a pound.


According to, there is growing debate within U.S. foreign policy and defense circles regarding how the U.S. might help defend Taiwan in the event of mainland aggression.


The United States Air Force and the Drone Racing League, the global, professional drone racing property, have announced a renewal and expansion of their partnership ahead of the 2021-22 DRL Allianz World Championship Season.


The Toyota Research Institute (TRI) has announced it is sharing the design source files and full build instructions for its innovative domestic soft-gripper robot hands, with the goal of accelerating the field of soft robotics.


Commercial UAV Expo Americas is North America’s leading trade show and conference focusing on the integration and operation of commercial UAS with more exhibitors than any other commercial drone event.


Journalists, in particular, face ever-increasing cyber threats on a daily basis, and all who are active on the web should be aware of these hazards and the safeguards that are available to protect online privacy.


The Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI) with global headquarters in Basel, Switzerland publishes international, open access, peer-reviewed, professional, scientific journals on numerous disciplines.


AeroVironment and NASA plan to design a hexacopter using data from demonstrations of the Ingenuity robotic coaxial helicopter on Mars. The partnership is exploring a new six-rotor unmanned aerial vehicle concept, dubbed Mars Science Helicopter, with a maximum payload capacity of 5 kilograms.


Veteran Air Force combat pilot Major Kyle Sanders, vice president of U.S. Drone Soccer, is working to make drones and robotics accessible to students through the emerging sport of drone soccer. July 31 to Aug. 1, the first drone soccer tournament is coming to North America.


Speed Magazine reported that the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) is teaming up with Sony, toymaker Tomy, and Doshisha University to fly a baseball-sized transforming robot to the Moon next year.


Somewhat resembling MIT’s Mini Cheetah, the new MIT-designed dynamic acrobatic humanoid robot operates with a new leg design featuring actuators with higher power and torque density than the Cheetah.


New research by Army scientists could lead to legged robots that are as efficient as wheeled or tracked battle buddies — a boon for dismounted infantry in rugged terrain, such as mountains or cluttered urban streets.


Robotics Business Review (RBR), a leading online robotics news site at WTWH Media, has announced its listing of 2021 Robotics Innovation Award honorees. The global listing reflects WTWH's editorial opinion of the 50 most innovative companies in robotics.


Founded by Blue Origin in 2019, Club for the Future is a foundation whose mission is to inspire future generations to pursue careers in STEM and to help invent the future of life in space.


The Department of Defense and Israel’s defense ministry have jointly selected drone developer Xtend to provide a small unmanned aircraft system for use in remotely controlled operations.


Jonathan Rupprecht is an attorney whose highly regarded practice, Rupprecht Law, P.A., offers comprehensive guidance to drone pilots on legal and technical matters.  Rupprecht’s many tutorials and educational posts have provided invaluable support to the drone/UAV and radio control (RC) communiti


According to the, the Marines are one step closer to finding ways to transport vital supplies to Marines on the move via drones.


It was reported by that the Aevum Ravn can deliver small payloads via a rocket booster to low earth orbit.


UAV swarms carrying explosives or surveillance gear are notable threats on the battlefield. 


As reported by The Warzone at, Pipistrel’s militarized unmanned Surveyor has been used by the U.S.


As reported by, Russia has created a new robotic combat unit of Uran-9 unmanned ground vehicles (UGVs), which have been battle-tested in Syria, though with mixed results.


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