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What's in the Sky Drone FPV 2 Box

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We've just enhanced the product description of our Sky Drone FPV 2 product with a list of components you will receive when ordering our Sky Drone FPV 2 set.  WHAT'S IN THE BOX Sky Drone FPV Core Processing Unit Camera Module with Lens and Cable Firmware Module Identity Module Telemetry Connector 4G/LTE Modem (Europe/Asia or US/Verizon) CE/FCC Certification Card with Manual This list has been partly derived from our Sky Drone FPV 2 - Component Overview (PDF), which you may want to refer to, to get an idea of the size, weight, dimensions of our Sky Drone FPV 2 set.  If you're interested to...

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Controlling a drone through your own Dronekit application over 4G/LTE

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Controlling a drone through your own Dronekit application over 4G/LTE

Updated 17 December, 2016: Demo Video added.   Sky Drone FPV supports the Dronekit framework out of the box and makes it easier than ever for developers to create applications for autonomous drone control. The Sky Drone FPV Client will automatically expose the MAVLink data of your drone via a local TCP server that can be used by Dronekit. This is how it all works together: Using Dronekit for Python, all you have to do is setting the connection parameter to the localhost (127.0.0.1) TCP server on port 5235: vehicle = connect('tcp:127.0.0.1:5235') Now you can program and test your code...

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Sky Drone FPV 2 got covered by Summit SkyCam on LinkedIn Pulse

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Sky Drone FPV 2 got covered by Summit SkyCam on LinkedIn Pulse

Sky Drone FPV 2 just received some great coverage by Summit SkyCam, which is run by Chris Baker - an FAA Section 107 Certified Remote Pilot. Here is a quick excerpt: Sky Drone just made nearly unlimited FPV and HD video possible. What this means is if your into inspections for utilities you can now cover many more miles of pipeline and power lines lowering your cost. Covering large areas seems to be the biggest cost for drone operators due to battery exchanges and the biggest limitation RANGE! Now Sky Drone just helped reduce one of those hurdles. At a...

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Sky Drone got Covered on Drone Girl

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Sky Drone got Covered on Drone Girl

Sky Drone has received another great media coverage. This time, the famous Drone Girl wrote about our Sky Drone FPV 2 product. Thanks a lot! Here is a quick excerpt:  Typically, FPV flyers have to make a tradeoff. They’ll either get low video quality, interference issues with other radio equipment, or the need for a large tracking antenna to achieve long range flights. Or, if they have a digital video, they’ll have a higher quality video but lower latency and aren’t suitable for real time video transfer.Sky Drone FPV is changing that. Want to read the full article? Just go to: Sky Drone FPV 2...

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Sky Drone got covered on DronItaly

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Sky Drone got covered on DronItaly

Our great friends at DronItaly have covered our Sky Drone FPV 2 product on their blog. Everyone at the Sky Drone team would like to thank them for this great coverage. Though, our Italian is a bit rusty, we do appreciate the blog post very much. Just in case you speak / read Italian, you can read the full article here: SKY DRONE FPV 2: 50$ DI SCONTO PER I LETTORI DEL BLOG DI DRONITALY

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