Archive for fpv

‘Drone TV’ Launches as 24/7 Drone Racing Channel

UAO Staff
UAO Staff on July 21, 2016

FOTV Media Networks Inc. has launched Drone TV, a channel dedicated to drone racing, on its streaming TV platform According to the company, Drone TV is the first 24/7 channel devoted to the sport of drone racing. The channel [Read More]

Lowepro’s New QuadGuard Cases Geared Toward FPV Racing

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UAO Staff on July 20, 2016

Lowepro has introduced its new QuadGuard collection of carrying cases geared toward drone racers and first-person-view (FPV) flight enthusiasts. According to Lowepro, the portable series offers a protective, customizable and consolidated way to carry quadcopter gear and all the associated [Read More]

Nissan Creates the Drone Equivalent of the 2017 GT-R

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UAO Staff on June 24, 2016

Nissan has unveiled the GT-R Drone, what the automaker is calling one of the fastest-accelerating first-person-view (FPV) racing drones in the world. Built to be able to keep up with the new 2017 Nissan GT-R, the drone features performance-enhancing technology [Read More]

STEM Program Provider Announces FPV Drone Racing Acquisition

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UAO Staff on February 19, 2016

PCS Edventures!.com Inc. (PCSV), a Boise, Idaho-based provider of K-12 science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) programs, has announced the completion of an asset purchase of Thrust UAV, a company focused on the first-person-view (FPV) drone racing market. The asset [Read More]

The Drone Racing League Kicks off 2016 Season

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UAO Staff on January 26, 2016

The Drone Racing League (DRL) is launching its 2016 season, in which the league will enlist drone pilots from around the globe to compete on custom-built racing courses for an eventual world-championship title. Founded by Nicholas Horbaczewski in 2015, DRL [Read More]

AMA Gains Official FPV Racing Special Interest Group

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UAO Staff on November 30, 2015

The Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA), led by its executive council, has officially welcomed its newest special interest group (SIG), MultiGP, also known as Multirotor Grand Prix, to represent the first-person-view racing community. According to AMA, as FPV racing has [Read More]