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A year in drones: Review of 2018
2018 has been a ground-breaking year for Heliguy and the UAV world, with the release of DJI Phantom 4 RTK, Mavic 2 Enterprise, Mavic Air and Osmo Pocket.
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DJI Mavic 2 Enterprise Dual Drone with Thermal Camera: How thermal cameras can help you
DJI has launched the Mavic 2 Enterprise Dual. Find out how a drone with an infrared thermal camera can play a role in saving lives and inspection jobs.
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DJI launch Mavic 2 Enterprise Dual
DJI, in partnership with FLIR Systems, release Mavic 2 Enterprise Dual - a portable industrial drone equipped with side-by-side visual and thermal cameras
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DJI issues further TB50 and TB55 firmware updates
DJI releases new firmware updates for users of TB50 and TB55 batteries, addressing issues with some Matrice 200 Series drones.
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Best consumer drones to buy for Christmas 2018
Buying a drone this Christmas but don't know which one to get? Here's a list of the best consumer UAVs, plus a guide to the Osmo Pocket and cut-price Ronin-S.
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Heliguy selling Viewpro cameras
Heliguy is selling Viewpro optical-zoom gimbal cameras, with a mix of thermal, infrared, laser and night-vision and can be docked with DJI's Matrice drones
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Drones a game-changer, say police
UK police forces are turning to drone technology to help them fight crime and save lives. Heliguy Insider gets the lowdown on how UAVs are assisting officers.
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Coverdrone offers new flexible policies
Coverdrone has adapted its industry-leading policy to offer a range of flexible policy periods.
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The PfCO Operations Manual just got easier
Candidates sitting Heliguy’s Commercial Drone Operators Training Course will now be able to complete the Operations Manual quicker and easier than ever before.
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DJI Osmo Pocket v GoPro Hero 7 Black
The new Osmo Pocket is here. In this post, we see how it stacks up against the GoPro Hero 7 Black. Compare image quality, battery life and more.
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Delair UX11 to be sold via Heliguy
Heliguy in strategic partnership with Survey Solutions Scotland - the sole UK distributor for Delair UAV fixed-wing products - to offer the BVLOS Delair UX11.
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DJI Osmo Pocket Review: Hands on with the Osmo Pocket
Heliguy review the DJI Osmo Pocket. A revolutionary new mobile camera and gimbal from DJI. Learn more about the advanced features here.
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First look at DJI Osmo Pocket
The DJI Osmo Pocket has a tiny three-axis gimbal, the ability to capture shake-free footage and has ActiveTrack, 3x3 panorama and NightShot technology.
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Heliguy was a key delivery partner in ground-breaking Operation Zenith demonstration
Heliguy was a key delivery partner in Operation Zenith - a world-first demonstration to test how drones and traditional aircraft can safely share the same airspace.
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Heliguy unveils Black Friday deals
Heliguy has unveiled its Black Friday deals, with huge discounts on drones, hand-held items and training. Prices will be slashed on the DJI Mavic Air and DJI Mavic Air Fly More Combo, the DJI Spark Fly More Combo, the Ryze Tello, the Tello Boost Combo, the Heliguy Atom CoAx and Heliguy Firefly. The cost of...
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Drones are 'invaluable tool' for Scotland's busiest mountain-rescue team
Picture the scene. Freezing temperatures, a thick blanket of snow, tricky terrain and a vast area of open space to cover. It’s a daunting prospect for the volunteers of Lochaber Mountain Rescue, but it is a scenario which they face on an all-too-frequent basis. Often, the team’s missions are high-pressure call-outs, with time of the...
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DJI issues firmware updates for TB50 and TB55 batteries
DJI issues firmware updates for TB50 and TB55 batteries. This addresses 'a rare issue involving the battery state of charge calculation algorithm'.
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DJI Inspire 2 and Zenmuse X7 camera were a dream team for National Geographic Jordan documentary
Drone pilot Olly Sugars used the DJI Inspire 2 and Zenmuse X7 for a National Geographic documentary in Jordan. He described them as a powerful combination.
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DJI ‘not shying away’ from TB50 And TB55 battery issue
DJI is taking the TB50 and TB55 battery issue very seriously. A firmware update will be issued late next week. A longer-term solution is being worked on.
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Ten things we learnt at DJI AirWorks Conference 2018
DJI held its 2018 AirWorks Conference in Dallas, Texas. The event showcased the Mavic 2 Enterprise, DJI Pilot, DJI Ground Station Pro Enterprise and DJI Terra.
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DJI Phantom 4 RTK is a game-changer for mapping and surveying
A look at how the DJI Phantom 4 RTK is a game changer for the mapping and surveying sectors. This impressive new release can achieve centimetre accuracy.
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