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18/09/2019
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DJI unveils two new payloads for M200 Series

DJI has unveiled two new payloads for the M200 Series of drones – a methane gas detector and a bright spotlight. The AILF Instruments U10 UAV Based Laser Methane Leakage Detector is a lightweight, high-sensitivity gas detector based on Tunable Diode Laser Absorption Spectroscopy (TDLAS), which enables rapid identification of methane from up to 100 metres away, or at a concentration as low as 5ppm.m. The Wingsland Z15 is a bright, three-axis stabilised gimbal spotlight with high power beads. With a maximum power of 48W and an operating range of... Read More

18/09/2019
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Transforming Agriculture With Drones – Heliguy Teams Up With MicaSense

DJI Gold Partner Heliguy has added more world-class technology to its stock pool by teaming up with leading American brand, MicaSense, to offer high-quality imagery to our agricultural clients. The strategic partnership will allow UK-based Heliguy to sell MicaSense’s smart sensors, the Altum and RedEdge-MX, which are at the forefront of the industry and can be integrated with a range of DJI enterprise drones. We are proud to announce that MicaSense multispectral sensors are now the latest payload offering from Heliguy. The reliability and precision of our sensors, coupled with... Read More

17/09/2019
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Heliguy named National Winner in 2019 European Business Awards

UK drone specialist Heliguy has been named as a National Winner in the prestigious 2019 European Business Awards – one of the world’s largest business competitions – and will now battle it out with the best companies across the Continent. Chosen from hordes of entries, DJI Gold Partner Heliguy wowed a panel of independent judges – including business leaders, politicians and academics – to be selected as one of the UK’s elite in the Customer and Market Engagement Award with Turnover of €0-25million category. To be chosen as a National... Read More

05/09/2019
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Heliguy To Speak At DJI AirWorks 2019

Heliguy, the UK’s leading drone supplier, is delighted to announce that we have been personally invited by DJI to speak at this year’s AirWorks conference in California. As one of DJI’s largest and most trusted European enterprise channel partners, Heliguy is the only UK-based DJI supplier to be presenting a talk at AirWorks and joins an esteemed list of global industry experts who will speak at the prestigious event, which is being staged at Los Angeles’ renowned Westin Bonaventure Hotel later this month. Ruairi Hardman, Business Development Manager at DJI... Read More

13/08/2019
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Osmo Mobile 3 Announced – DJI’s First Foldable Gimbal

DJI has unveiled the Osmo Mobile 3 – the company’s first foldable gimbal which is an easily transportable and lightweight mobile phone stabiliser boasting 15 hours of battery life and a range of smart shooting modes. This new product, which is available to pre-order now from Heliguy, is the latest edition to the popular Osmo Series and builds on the huge success of the Osmo Mobile 2. The most travel-friendly Osmo Mobile to date, Osmo Mobile 3 is the ideal companion for all of life’s adventures. Users can capture ultra-steady... Read More

31/07/2019
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Take drone racing to the next level with new DJI Digital FPV System

DJI has today unveiled the Digital First Person View (FPV) System – the first low latency HD video transmission signal which helps you fly like a bird and takes drone racing to the next level. This advanced digital package includes FPV Goggles, an FPV Air Unit Transmission Module, an FPV Remote Controller and an FPV Camera, which offer integrated control, a dynamic and immersive FPV flying experience, smooth and clear HD video, ultra-low end-to-end latency and long-range operation. This breakthrough transmission technology is the next evolutionary step forward in drone... Read More

02/07/2019
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Heliguy wins place on £2.6m Network Rail drone framework contract

Heliguy, the UK’s largest drone provider, has been awarded a major nationwide contract with Network Rail, as part of an Unmanned Aircraft Services framework worth up to £2.6million. The North East-based UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) specialist has been specially selected to supply, maintain, repair and service Network Rail’s drones, as well as to deliver expert training to the infrastructure group’s in-house pilots. Network Rail has found that drones are a cost-effective solution for close-up inspections of difficult to access structures such as roofs, bridges, communication masts and overhead wires. Award-winning... Read More

07/06/2019
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Drone users can now report unjustified restrictions

The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has launched an online form for drone users to report cases where access to airspace has been unjustly denied. The Airspace Access Reporting Form has been unveiled following the amendment of the Air Navigation Order 2016 earlier this year. In April, the CAA issued guidance to Aerodrome Operators and Air Traffic Service Units to assist with making decisions about issuing permission for UAS (unmanned aircraft systems) operations within their Flight Restriction Zones (CAP 1788) on the grounds of aviation safety, security interests or any other... Read More

24/05/2019
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DJI consumer drones to come with plane and helicopter detection to reduce collision risk

DJI has committed to installing aeroplane and helicopter detectors in new consumer drones, as part of a 10-point plan to ensure the world’s skies remain safe in the drone era. All new DJI drone models released after January 1, 2020, that weigh more than 250 grams will include AirSense technology, which receives ADS-B signals from nearby aeroplanes and helicopters and warns drone pilots if they appear to be on a collision course. This will be the largest single deployment of ADS-B collision awareness technology to date and sets a new... Read More

17/05/2019
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Heliguy exhibits new releases at Geo Business 2019

UK drone expert Heliguy will be exhibiting new releases at Geo Business 2019, including the launch of our new Fullstack SPE – an all-inclusive and cost-effective supply and support solution for those in the commercial drone industry. The renowned show, held at the Business Design Centre, in London, is the largest geospatial event in the UK and is designed for everyone involved in the gathering, storing, processing and delivery of geospatial information. The two-day international exhibition is being held on Tuesday 21st and Wednesday 22nd of May and is set... Read More