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Avoid Fake Drone Registration Services

Michael Huerta, FAA Administrator, Credit: YouTube We recently published a story titled, "Don’t Be Scammed By Fake Drone Registration Services" The same message is being reiterated, this time, directly from the FAA. Unmanned aircraft users should know they probably won’t need help registering their drones when the system is in place. The Federal [...]

By |2017-08-31T15:24:04+00:00December 3rd, 2015|Drones, FAA, Scams|Comments Off on Avoid Fake Drone Registration Services

Prioria Robotics Drone Scandal

You may remember the name Prioria from a few years ago when they received positive press coverage in stories like this one, "Prioria Robotics to provide drones to Army in $4.5 million deal" Now Prioria Robotics is at the center of a major drone-related scandal. After winning some major government contracts, Prioria went on to sell their [...]

By |2017-08-31T15:24:06+00:00November 3rd, 2015|Drones, Military, Scams|Comments Off on Prioria Robotics Drone Scandal

IndieGoGo Scammer Makes $200k+ With Relabeled Chinese Products Including The “Wallet Drone”

Robert Morrison, IndieGoGo Scammer What would you do if you decided to help out what appears to be a promising crowdfunding project only to learn that the entire campaign is a scam? Sound unlikely, think again. Earlier this month, Gary Mortimer, of sUAS News, wrote an article that warns people about Robert Morrison and specifically the [...]

By |2017-08-31T15:24:56+00:00June 27th, 2015|Crowdfunding, Drone Startups, Drones, Scams|Comments Off on IndieGoGo Scammer Makes $200k+ With Relabeled Chinese Products Including The “Wallet Drone”