Volansi unveils long-distance VOLY 50 adaptable payload drone

Volansi VOLY 50 drone

Autonomous vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL) drone manufacturer Volansi has unveiled its new VOLY 50 series of UAVs designed for long-haul transport of flexible payloads.

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Fixed-wing VTOL Vetal drone aims to imitate Wingtra’s success

If imitation is indeed the highest form of flattery, developers at Wingtra will feel praised by the Thailand-produced Vetal, a similar-looking and -operating vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL) drone hoping to give its Swiss predecessor some competition.

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Fixar strikes partnership to launch drone sales in India

With strict rules on drone operation now gradually relaxing in India, European UAV manufacturer Fixar has announced plans to begin marketing its craft in the giant south Asian market with local partner Paras Aerospace, focusing first on its flagship fixed-wing Fixar007.

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Manned drone, backpack helicopter, electric jetpack? What is CopterPack? [video]

Personal flight is a fascinating concept. It has dominated comic books and pop culture for decades. And to replicate that flying feeling, people across the world have resorted to everything from skydiving and paragliding to, more recently, wingsuiting. Now, the spotlight is on jetpacks and manned drones, like CopterPack.

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Wingtra and Propeller Aero partner in 3D mapping offer

Swiss Vertical Take Off and Landing (VTOL) drone maker Wingtra and data visualization and analysis specialist Propeller Aero are teaming up to offer a precision 3D mapping and surveying platform for industrial clients.

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Drone cargo specialist Volansi takes wing in Africa (too)

California-based Volansi continues its ascent as a global leader in autonomous drone deliveries with another in a series of important business development announcements.

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