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COPTRZ Enable Small Businesses to Lift Off

COPTRZ are passionate about enabling small drone businesses to get off the ground. Accountancy giants PricewaterhouseCoopers have estimated the drone industry will provide a £42 billion uplift to the UK economy by 2030. So as you can imagine, now is a good time to get involved and get ahead of the game. It is expected … Continued

7th December 2018

Aerial Thermography: What are your best options?

As drone technology continues to expand, so does the range of solutions on offer to its users. Aerial thermal inspections are one such example where the tech is becoming smaller and increasingly affordable, enabling commercial operators the opportunity to become an aerial thermographer and transform their operations. So, what can you do and what solutions … Continued

6th December 2018

Winter Flying: The Drone Survival Guide

Flying drones during the winter months can be an extremely challenging experience. It can test the best pilots, and it’s important to follow simple guidelines. This guide intends on taking you through the key points to ensure you have a safe flight and get the data you need. We will also take you through our … Continued

4th December 2018

Drones for Industrial Inspection: Severn Trent Case Study

The drone industry is set to grow exponentially in the future. More and more inspection and utility companies are utilising drones for a variety of reasons. Following a series of consultations, Severn Trent Water decided to invest in a fleet of drones for a number of different use cases, including using their drones for industrial inspection. … Continued

29th November 2018

DJI Issues Firmware Updates For TB50 And TB55 Batteries

Updates Address Small Number Of Batteries Reporting Incorrect Power Levels November 16, 2018 – New firmware updates are now available for users of TB50 and TB55 batteries to enhance the battery management system and optimize power supply during flight. DJI implemented this measure following reports that a small number of TB50 and TB55 batteries have … Continued

16th November 2018

An In-Depth Look at the Mavic 2 Enterprise

When the original Mavic drone was launched back in 2016, it was marketed as a high-end consumer drone. But the platform’s ease of use, extensive payload options and affordability meant it found popularity in a number of industries including construction, surveying and search and rescue. So when DJI launched the updated Mavic 2 Zoom and … Continued

12th November 2018

DJI Update Regarding TB50 and TB55 Batteries

Following the CAA’s safety announcement on the 31st October, a DJI update has been released regarding the TB50 & TB55 batteries. This update will be relevant for users of the Matrice 200 Series, and DJI’s Inspire 2. For users of these drones, we wanted to make sure you are aware of this safety notice, and … Continued

9th November 2018

Mavic 2 Enterprise – Commercial Applications

The launch of the Mavic 2 Enterprise has industry veterans excited about the prospects for this powerful little device. Based on the recently launched Mavic 2 Zoom, the Enterprise edition comes with a host of upgrades making it suitable for a range of commercial applications. Up until now the Mavic and Mavic 2 have been … Continued

8th November 2018