DJI, which is a market leader in the drone and aerial photography industry, has today released a cryptic video message teasing a big announcement. This comes a week after CES, where many were surprised when DJI didn’t take the opportunity to showcase a new flight product.
Continue reading DJI teases big announcement set for January 23rd
Since sharing the news that Hobbico would be shutting down its Reno facility, more information has been revealed to give us a better picture of just how much trouble Hobbico is really in. For a recap of what we’ve last reported, click here.
Continue reading Update: Hobbico files for Bankruptcy
In breaking news out of the tech/drone industry today, GoPro has just announced its exit from the drone industry. As part of their statement, the company also revealed a major restructure, mainly within in their aerial drone sectors. Due to a decline in growth, they will be cutting 20% of its workforce, reducing it’s employee count from 1,254 to fewer than 1,000 employees. In addition to this, GoPro CEO and Founder Nicholas Woodman will reduce his 2018 cash compensation to $1.
Continue reading Bad Karma: GoPro Announces Exit From the Drone Industry
The team at HobbyKing and Avios have collaborated with RC Groups to create the new and highly anticipated Avios RC Groups Extra 330LX 1420mm (56″) EPO (PNF).
Continue reading Avios RC Groups Extra 330LX: A Successful Creative Collaboration
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There has been some bad news in the RC-world recently with JR Americas releasing a statement confirming that the company was filing for bankruptcy with debts of 4 billion Yen.
Continue reading Innovate or Die: JR File For Bankruptcy
2017 was a big year for planes as HobbyKing released some pretty remarkable products and they even upgraded some of my favourite models like the Teksumo and the H-King Bixler 3. They’ve also shared some teasers of a new plane in collaboration with RC Groups, which I’m very much excited to use in the new year, so watch this space. Anyway, to wrap the year that was, here is a list of my personal favourite planes of this year. Feel free to let me know if you agree or disagree with any of the planes in this list and share your comments in the section below.
Continue reading 2017 HobbyKing Wrap Up: Best Planes of the Year
Investing in the right kind of battery is essential for any hobbyist. Most people I have spoken to have told me that the Turnigy Graphene is a staple item for any drone racer.This article outlines all there is to know about this new Turnigy Graphene 1300mAh 4S 65C Lipo Pack w/XT60 with removable balance plug. You can purchase it at HobbyKing, click here to view
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HobbyKing have just revealed their brand new range of H-King Teksumo EPP Wing 900mm (35”) Kits, and if it’s anything like their previous model, I know I’m going to have some serious fun with these wings.These new Teksumo come in four vibrant colours that will look amazing and bright in the sky. The four unique colours that the Teksumo are available in include Cerulean Blue, Speed Yellow, Moto Green and Flaming Red. This variety in colours is perfect when flying with friends because it will be easy to differentiate your Teksumo from others.
Continue reading Teksumo EPP 900mm Wing: A FPV User’s Dream!
In this article, I will go through the steps that you need to take to perfect your first flight with HobbyKing’s Raven 1500mm Discus Launch and most importantly show you the steps that you need to follow so that you don’t crash during your flight. The most important advice I’ve been given is not to rush! Take your time, make sure everything is right and don’t get too confident or ahead of yourself because that is ultimately how mistakes happen.
Continue reading How To Perfect Your First Flight with the new H-King Raven 1500mm Discus Launch Glider DLG
HobbyKing are always working towards making their models even greater than its predecessor (as if that’s even possible with the amount of praise the older Bixler models received within in the hobbyist community). But you’d better believe it, as they have as they’ve gone and outdone themselves again with the new and improved version of the Bixler3. In this article, I will aim to outline all the features that one can expect to find in the new Bix3 model.
Continue reading The New and Improved H-King Bixler 3