IN-DEPTH: DJI’s new Mavic Air 2

DJI has launched its new Mavic Air 2, describing the move as ushering in a "new era of aerial creativity." As part of the news release, DJI explained how it has worked to make capturing unique, high-quality content from the air simple, fun, and safe with the Mavic Air 2 offering “flagship capabilities in a compact and easy to use folding drone that features 8K functionality.” A larger 1/2” camera sensor offers high-resolution photos and videos to make content stand out, while advanced programmed flight modes, intelligent features and imaging technology make capturing professional-looking content “effortless." Additionally, pilots can now
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DJI pledges $1.5m to aid Coronavirus outbreak

As part of the international effort to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus, DJI has pledged $1.5m in aid to help contain the outbreak. In a report on its website, DJI also confirmed that its adapted Agras series of agricultural spraying drones have been used to spray disinfectant in potentially affected areas. After rounds of research and testing, teams developed best practices for spraying a chlorine or ethyl alcohol-based disinfectant from the air. The concentration of the solution as well as flight guidelines can be modified for different circumstances, such as whether an area is known to be infected or
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