The Ultimate Drone Glossary: A Beginner’s Guide

When you first pickup your drone, sometimes the technical terms used can be a little confusing, that’s where we come in to help you. Here at COPTRZ we have put together a drone glossary of all the important drone terms that you may need to know. Key Terms/Companies: 3D Mapping: This is a software package … Continued

21st May 2018

Head to Head: Flir Duo Pro R vs Zenmuse XT2

The Zenmuse XT2 and the Flir Duo Pro R are two of the most impressive thermal imaging cameras available. If you’ve been looking for a thermal imaging camera for your commercial drone operations then it’s highly likely you’ll have come across one of these two. Let’s start by looking at some of the key technical … Continued

14th May 2018

COPTRZ News: DJI announce Phantom 4 Pro+ v2.0 and Care Refresh update

Phantom 4 Pro/Pro + v2.0 announcement COPTRZ are excited to announce that DJI have released details of the brand new Phantom 4 Pro+ v2.0. The Phantom 4 Pro+ V2.0 retains all the excellent features from the Phantom 4 Pro. This features include 30 minutes maximum flight time, 7km max transmission, 5 directions of obstacle sensing … Continued

9th May 2018

DJI NEWS: Report on DJI Data Security Released

Last week, DJI released a report from a third-party investigation into DJI data practices. DJI’s storage, collection and use of data from their drones, software and services were under the microscope. This concluded in DJI having full control of these areas. The third-party was Kivu Consulting, based in San Francisco, and they focussed on DJI’s … Continued

2nd May 2018

In-depth look at the DJI Wind Series

The DJI Wind Series has been specifically designed to suit the needs of commercial operators. They are heavy-lift drones capable of carrying a variety of payloads, as well as being capable of being fitted with a number of bespoke additions. Despite their size, they have an incredibly foldable and portable design and are both waterproof … Continued

29th April 2018

A Closer Look at DJI’s CrystalSky Range

The CrystalSky range has been created for outdoor aerial imaging, and the monitor features an incredibly impressive ultra-bright or high-bright screen, made to be used in sunlight. It is designed from the ground up to be used to be used seamlessly with the DJI GO app, thus giving camera operators complete control. The CrystalSky has … Continued

24th April 2018

NEWS FLASH: DJI Matrice 200 Series Firmware Update

DJI has announced there is a new firmware update (v01.01.0900) available for the M200 series. Here are some of the key updates announced: Added support for the DJI Zenmuse XT2 gimbal and camera (requires DJI Pilot App V0.6.0). Added payload SDK to support third-party payloads. Optimised the unlocking feature for Fly Safe. Optimised compass data … Continued

22nd April 2018

Learn the basics of the DJI Go 4

If you’ve recently purchased a DJI drone then you may need to know the basics of the DJI Go 4 app. In today’s blog, we will show you the basics to ensure you’re ready to take to the skies! The DJI Go app works in conjunction with the controllers for the following DJI drones: Phantom … Continued

20th April 2018