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Drone News; DJI Mini 3 Pricing, GoPro Hero Black Bones, BVLOS FPV Waiver, Gresco Buys DJI AZ

May 24, 2022

This week in drone news; More leaks of the DJI Mini 3 including pricing, GoPro has released a slim action camera for drones, the first BVLOS waiver has been granted for FPV without a visual observer, and Gresco acquires DJI Arizona.

00:00 Introduction
00:40 More Mini3 Leaks and Pricing
02:16 Hero 10 Black Bones FPV Camera
03:08 First FPV Waiver Granted
06:01 Gresco Acquires DJI Arizona

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Looks like the mini 3 will be released on either the 27th or 28th of April
Other leaks suggest a possible 1” sensor on the mini 3 pro
This has been supported by leaks on other sites, such as Amazon
Pricing has also been released, and combos may start as low as ~$520, and extend to ~$1250.

GoPro has released the Hero 10 Black Bones
This is an action camera specifically for lightweight FPV drones.
Resolution up to 5.3K60 and hyper smooth 4.0
Pricing is currently 399.98.

On April 11th, 2022 Kenji Sugahara was awarded a BVLOS FPV waiver that does not require a visual observer.
This waiver is based on sheltered operations and flying below obstacles.

DJI Arizona/Innovative UAS will be merging with Gresco Technology Solutions.
DJI Arizona has been servicing consumers in Arizona since 2014 and will now be focusing on the Enterprise Market as part of Gresco.
Gresco has been one of the leaders in providing UAS services to the public safety, electric utility and transportation sector.

Originally published at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iEk8uf2-xsw

This news story originally appeared at Aviation News - on 24 May 2022