Showing posts from November, 2013

Tokoroa RC Jets (November 2013)

Tokoroa RC Jets (November 2013) More jet-powered RC planes from Tokoroa, filmed on the 24 November, 2013. Unfortunately, since "rules" and politics effectively make it impossible to film from the flightline now, I've had to refine my technique to try and catch the action from a much greater distance.

Aeryon Labs Introduces the Aeryon SkyRanger™ sUAS []

Aeryon Labs Introduces the Aeryon SkyRanger™ sUAS [] Published on May 22, 2013 Aeryon small Unmanned Aerial Systems (sUAS) set the standard for immediate aerial intelligence gathering by anyone, anywhere, at anytime - and are a benchmark for flight performance, reliability and ease-of-use. The Aeryon SkyRanger™ introduces a new airframe and integrated system design to the Aeryon sUAS platform, based on thousands of hours of flight time and successful customer exercises and missions around the world. Designed to military and government specifications, SkyRanger™ extends industry-leading performance and system capabilities.

Jetman's Flights at Mount Fuji

Published on Nov 11, 2013 Jetman's latest feat - Flying in front of Mount Fuji in Japan!

3PV FPV - A Change in Perspective

3PV FPV - A Change in Perspective Published on Sep 25, 2013 Most FPV videos seem to lack of something of interest in the foreground... let alone THE real item of interest: the aircraft itself! Inspired by the "RotoR" mount that was developed for motorcyclists and skiers, I'd never seen something like that done before on an I decided to give it a try. It affected the airplane's pitch stability a little, but nothing the SkyHunter can't handle! It has a continuous rotation servo that can be turned on in-flight to rotate the cameras around the airplane.

The SmartPlane is the world's first smartphone controlled plane gagdet, ...

The SmartPlane is the world's first smartphone controlled plane gagdet, dev. by TobyRich Published on Oct 15, 2013 You can buy it now on or or The SmartPlane is ultra light, and thanks to its slow flying speed, it is designed specifically for indoor areas. But even outside in calm conditions, there are no limits to the fun of flying!

Athens - K.D.M.S800EVO DJI

Collective Pitch Thrust Vectoring Profile 3d Airplane Demo - HIEF 2013

Published on Nov 11, 2013
Team Futaba Pilot R.J. Gritter demonstrates his collective pitch thrust vectoring 3d foamy at the 2013 Horizon Indoor Electric Festival at the Four Seasons Golf Dome in Columbus!

This is the Phantom 2 Vision - Your Flying Camera.

Experience a new horizon of possibilities laid before you as you rise above the clouds. Capture the world around you and share these moments like never before.

With a flight time of 25 minutes along with a camera that shoots full HD 1080p30/60i video and 14 megapixel stills, this is the ultimate ready-to-fly Photography/Videography multi-rotor. With the added benefit of FPV (First Person View) transmitted via a smart phone, you can frame your shot because you can see exactly what the camera is seeing. From the VISION App, you have full camera control. After transferring the content from the SD card, share to your favorite social media sites. For more information, please visit: