DJI Responds to Allegations of chinese spying

DJI has been in the news a ton lately with regard to data security for their clients. To set the record straight, DJI has released 4 separate documents addressing the issues. To keep our clients and prospective clients informed, here are all four documents.

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NFPA 2400 public input period now open

The public input period is open for the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) UAV Standard 2400.

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Calling all public safety drone operators!

We're looking for at least 10 great public safety drone operators to feature in a new social media campaign titled, "Faces of Public Safety UAVs."

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DJI Drones for Public Safety

DJI offers a wide range of drones for public safety use at various sizes, price points, and payload capacities. To help explain the landscape at a high level, we've put together this helpful infographic about the most common DJI drones for public safety use.

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The Army, DJI, Data Security, and American Alternatives

There has been chatter going on in the public safety drone industry for some time now, but it wasn’t until August 2nd of this year - just a few days ago - that the “other shoe” finally dropped:

The US Army issued a stop-use order for all DJI products for Army units around the world. What does that mean for you?

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Flying Over People: Navigating the Regulations Overhead

The regulatory climate around drones used in commercial flights and public safety has been getting more and more permissive as time goes on as regulators see that drones can be flown safely and responsibly. But one thing is still not permitted under most frameworks: flight over people.

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The Skyfire Method

Explaining why we do what we do here at Skyfire Consulting.

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Night Flier: Flying Your UAV At Night

Flying a drone at night can be very tricky, but here's a breakdown of the most common hazards you'll experience.

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Stopping the flow: safeguarding your department's drone data

With so much concern about protecting data from foreign countries, it is understandable there is concern about foreign influence in the drone industry. Here are some safeguards for your drone data.

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