Victorian company National Drones is looking to bring drones to the masses by connecting licensed drone operators to consumers who need aerial photography, videography, spotting, or surveillance services around the country through a franchise model.
The start of year columns predicting 2016 would finally be the year of the drone may just prove to be right, with Australian-founded, US-based drone startup Flirtey completing the first fully autonomous, Federal Aviation Administration-approved urban drone delivery in Nevada.
The invasive pet industry is a billion-dollar problem in Australia, especially in vast remote areas where foxes, feral cats and wild boars roam free destroying the ecosystem killing off flora and fauna native to the Australian landscape. However tracking these pests and hunting them down may have just become a lot easier with the official launch of startup Ninox Robtics and its new military grade drones.
The Galileo Alpha is a modern smart drone with advanced sensors that protects the user’s home, property, and business. When an alarm goes off or a routine check is required, the Alpha flies autonomously inside the user’s property and lets the user know what is happening from every angle, by streaming video, audio, and sensor data to the user’s smartphone and home security provider.