Top 8 Sources for Drone Industry News 

Top 8 Sources for Drone Industry News 

These days, it can be a challenge to find a good source of information for news anywhere. We have a couple favorites for all things UAV, with all the drone industry updates and breakthroughs you don't want to miss!

Looking for a solid source to keep up to date on drones and what’s next?
Here are our picks for the top 8 websites to visit!

We love active content, and that’s what you’ll get with Unmanned Systems Technology! Their articles and blogs are updated multiple times daily. They also feature webinars, events, products, and trade shows. Unmanned Systems Technology showcases the latest drone technologies and drone engineering innovations. The website covers all categories and classes of unmanned/uncrewed systems: Air vehicles (UAV/UAS/drones), Ground Vehicles and Robotic Systems (UGVs), and Surface and Subsea vehicles (USV, AUV, UUV, ROV).

Follow UST: Twitter | Facebook


DroneDJ is putting a spin on the industry (pun intended) with detailed long-form articles and reviews. They give their honest take on brands such as DJI, Yuneec, GoPro, Ryze, Parrot, Workhorse, Volcopter, and others! DroneDJ also has a growing Youtube channel with over 20k subscribers where they live stream interactive interviews and updates.

Follow DroneDJ: Twitter | Facebook | YouTube

So, who is The Drone Girl? Sally French is a southern California native, journalist, and self-proclaimed “geek girl” who loves drones. She has been quoted as an expert in publications including The New York Times and Consumer Reports. Her mission with The Drone Girl is to explore UAV and how it can make an impact on our world and the way we see it. On this site, you’ll have access to a recommended Buying Guide, Getting Started section, and regularly posted articles.

Follow The Drone Girl: Twitter | Facebook

sUAS News is a reliable source to really dive into the business of drones. With thousands of articles, they’re a leading source with daily content.  sUAS News was started by UAS pilots and professionals in 2008, so they know their stuff and have been around to see this fast-moving industry grow year by year.

Follow sUAS News: Twitter | Facebook

The FAA has regularly posted content that’s super easy to navigate section by section. If you’re looking to answer a specific question, see step by step instructions, or access documents and guidance, this is the place! The FAA also sends out a newsletter with the latest information about drone regulations and related news, so make sure you subscribe!

Follow The FAA: Twitter | Facebook

The Women And Drones Network brings together women from around the globe to connect and succeed in the UAS and AAM industry. With awards, networking, and news, this source inspires and supports women to pursue careers in STEM and aviation.

Follow Women and Drones: Twitter | Facebook

Dronelife is perfect for anyone whose life heavily revolves around..well..drones! This is the leading worldwide site for the commercial and recreational drone marketplace. Dronelife has a podcast resource, Youtube channel, newsletter, articles, regulations, active social media, and more. Any way you like to consume your content, Dronelife has you covered.

Follow DroneLife: Twitter | Facebook

Drone Industry Insights has a goal to empower drone innovation. A true trailblazing community, Drone Industry Insights helps you discover how drones can impact the future, and how they can help you! They also provide consulting services and custom drone market studies to provide business intelligence for their clients! Visit and see countless industry reports, as well as a collection of free resources to learn from.

Follow DroneII: Twitter | LinkedIn

There you have it! We at MaxAmps can’t wait to see where the UAV community is heading, and are excited to have these sources to check up on.