On August 29th, 2016 the commercial drone industry changed forever. That’s the day the new Small UAS Rule, aka Part 107, went into effect. Although the details around Part 107 were announced back in June, August 29th represents a critical moment for the industry as a whole since it’s the first day people could legally operate under Part 107.
Behind Teal Company there is classic American movie storie - a young man (George Matus) gets his first drone by the age of 11, when he turned 16 he becomes proffesional drone ryder. Instead of going to college, Matus withe the help of bilionaire Peter Thiel founded his own company - Teal - that produced world fastest rtf quadcopter.
It comes as little surprise that commercial UAV (unmanned aerial vehicles) are set to contribute billions to the U.S. economy over the next decade or so. By 2025, the direct economic impact of the commercial drone sector will reach $5 billion. Read more in Statista's latest Forbes feature.
Among the many products that have been screened at this year's CES 2016 show in Las Vegas, there was a significant number of drones, so no wonder that we missed many of them. But the drone from company Robolink called CoDrone needs a special presentation because it is chosen among the 10 most innovative products of the fair.Continue reading