Drones Taking Center Stage at CES 2016

Happy New Year! I hope you are coming back from a great holiday season and the New Year brings you peace, joy and lots of awesome futuristic gadgets!

And speaking of futuristic devices, unmanned systems are revolutionizing the way we capture and monitor information. The topic of drones has been one of the hottest news items in technology during the past two years. Drones and other unmanned systems have taken off as a unique commercial tool, regardless of whether flight is controlled by onboard computers or remotely from the ground.

At the massive CES (Consumer Electronics Show) 2016, unmanned systems are figuring heavily, where a record 27 recognized and new drone manufacturers have descended on Las Vegas to demonstrate their new technology.

What are we likely to see at CES regarding the drone world? Valmie is just getting started checking out the exciting exhibits and conferences, but to their current controversial nature, drones will certainly place added importance on flight safety this year. Manufacturers will be featuring autopilot and homing features designed to minimize near misses and accidents. Improved battery life and extended flight times are also expected be demonstrated.

Experience some highlights of the variations in design and functionality of this exciting technology and check out the next wave of advancements in the Unmanned Systems Marketplace at CES, January 6 through 9 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

See you there!