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CAA Ground School - What to Expect

If you live in the UK & are looking to operate a Multicopter commercially you need permissions to fly, The CAA, is the organisation that manages the rules.

Drone Industry Recruits In Wallsend

I knew nothing about (UAV’s). I’d just left college and was looking for full time work, but now this is the life of drones away from the front pages.

A Masterstroke From DJI @ 3D Robotics = SDK released!

DJI Releases SDK For Phantom 2 Vision at a press event on San Francisco's Treasure Island. The new SDK has support for iOS and Android.

The Future is Firefighting with Drones

Over the past two years we have had many enquiries about the value that a drone could offer to fire fighting. Lets cut to the chase and talk about it.

DJI Phantom 2 H33D OR Phantom 2 Vision +

The DJI Phantom 2 with H33D for GoPro allows the most professional solution at the price point. We compare this to the DJI Phantom 2 Vision + for you.

Soar with DJI Inspire 1

The DJI Inspire 1 is due to be available from Mid-December 2014. The new release from DJI sits above the DJI Phantom 2 quadcopter range, but below the S900.

DJI Lightbridge + Multiple Receivers (Master - Slave)

The DJI Lightbridge has the facility to transmit to multiple receivers, so to view the live video feed in extra locations within range of the transmitter.

DJI S900 or DJI S1000?

First we had the S1000, in recent months we have also seen the DJI S900 released and subsequently the new S1000 Plus from DJI. Which is best for you?

DJI Phantom Battery Update - Two LED Lights Flashing

We at Heliguy have noticed quite a few calls over the past few days about batteries with the middle two LED lights flashing.

DJI Phantom 2 FPV Flight Tips for Novices

FPV flight tips. Are you a DJI Phantom 2 PFV owner? At Heliguy, we hate crashes as much as you do.

The New UPGRADED Phantom 2

The new upgraded Phantom 2 features a number of great little features, here are the ones we love.

Boscam Galaxy D2 FPV Monitor Review

Review of the new Boscam Galaxy D2 FPV monitor by Heliguy. You can buy the Boscam Galaxy D2 FPV monitor from us online.

Freefly MōVI M5 with a DJI S1000

The MōVI M5 gimbal offers flexibility and multi-functionality. This unit also allows the alteration of lens aperture on the go. Call us for a chat.

DJI Inspire 1 Released In The Right Direction

DJI Inspire 1 released worldwide. DJI and Heliguy had a busy night last night as DJI launched the Inspire 1 and we were in China to be part of the launch.

New Phantom Assistant v3.6 Released

Phantom Assistant version upgrades include battery firmware and Gimbal IMU. Updates to support the new Remote and propulsion hardware.

Compass Calibration: DJI Phantom 2 / Vision +

We have many customers confused or not understanding the compass calibration procedure on DJI Phantom quadcopters. Get the inforamtion here.

TIP: START off with a DJI Phantom first!

Start off with a DJI Phantom first if you are looking to get into the aerial business. Doing this is cost effective and much less time consuming.

DJI DropSafe Coming Soon?

    DJI Dropsafe
  • the new multicopter parachute system from DJI. Protect your DJI product with the new safety feature that can be added to bigger drone builds.

DJI INSPIRE 1 - Heliguy Exclusive

DJI Inspire 1 teaser video has been released. Watch the teaser video now to guess what DJI have up their sleeves. Buy DJI Inspire 1 on release day from us.

DJI INSPIRE 1

DJI Inspire 1 teaser video has been released. Watch the teaser video now to guess what DJI have up their sleeves. Buy DJI Inspire 1 on release day from us.