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Black Friday Incredible Drone Deals from Heliguy

Black Friday drone deals from Heliguy. Incredible offers on the DJI Phantom, Inspire, Matrice, Freefly MoVi M5 & Mimic

DJI Announces GEO Geofencing System That You Can Override

    DJI is launching GEO –a new system to improve safety but pilots can override it providing they register with credit card or phone details.

Remote View - Sending Live Drone Pictures Around the World

    Remote view –Heliguy's answer to getting your live drone pictures to anywhere in the world or at least to anyone on the world wide web.

Heliguy Obtains Consumer Credit Licence to Enable Flexible Finance for Customers

Great new credit deals are now available from Heliguy. Unique finance package to pay for commercial pilot training as well as your aircraft.

DJI Recommends Microphones for the Osmo Camera

    DJI recommends six microphones that can be used with its handheld, stabilised camera –the Osmo. They're a mix of shotgun and stereo mics.

Heliguy & DJI Head for the Kendal Mountain Festival

Heliguy & DJI will be at the Kendal Mountain Festival from November 19th-21st to demonstrate drones and camera stabilisers to outdoors fans.

Number Plates for Drones?

Number plates for drones are being tested in Denmark. They're electronic ones that will identify and track UAVs as they fly around.

Phantom X - Fact or Fiction?

DJI's Phantom X. Is it fact, fiction or a mixture of both? The drone manufacturer's video shows off a concept craft with exciting features.

Order Early for Christmas

Christmas is a super busy period at Heliguy so make sure you order in plenty of time. Here are the last posting dates for Christmas 2015.

DJI Buys Share in High-end Camera Maker, Hasselblad

DJI has acquired a strategic minority stake in the Swedish, high-end camera manufacturer Hasselblad. They make mapping and survey cameras.

More UK Police Drone Trials with DJI Inspire Quadcopter

More police forces have started drone trials and they're using DJI Inspire 1 aircraft. Devon and Cornwall and Dorset Forces are the latest.

New Inspire Props and Motors and a Flying Computer

    DJI have announced new props and motors for the Inspire 1. They've also released the Manifold –an onboard computer for software development.

GoPro USB Warning

Upgrading your GoPro firmware means you'll loose FPV on your DJI drone. If you try to revert to the earlier version your camera will break.

Back to the Future for a Hoverboard Drone Record

Pre-order your hoverboard from Heliguy. A Canadian engineer has developed a 30 mph drone that you stand on and fly. How cool is that?

Beginner Mode Can Catch You Out

The Beginner Mode on the DJI Phantom 3 range is a great setting when you're flying drones for the first time but it can catch you unawares.

Sergio Aguero Scores an Inspirational Drone Goal

Top footballer Sergio Aguero has been showing off his drone flying skills in a new commercial. Heliguy reveals that all is not as it seems.

£2,500 Reward for Stolen Drone Equipment Information

A £2,500 reward is offered for information about £40,000's worth of stolen drone equipment. A van was broken into at an airport near Dublin.

New Phantom 3 Motors

    DJI has produced new Phantom 3 motors for Professional and Advanced models. Old & new motors don't mix –the central boards are different.

Osmo: The Aerial Gimbal has Landed

    DJI Osmo –a handheld 3 axis stabilised camera has just been released. Take a look at this new device that brings aerial tech down to earth.

Drone Regulations for Europe

European drone regulations are hovering over the horizon. What changes could the new laws mean for hobby pilots and commercial operators?