China is the world leader in drones
Business Standard News
Last Updated at 28. 12. 2017
"Founded in 2006, DJI has grown to account for more than 70% of the global market, according to Skylogic Research
At the World Fly-In Expo, an air show held in the central Chinese city of Wuhan last month, jets, hot air balloons, autogiros and ultralight planes were upstaged by Chinese-made drones.
Remote-controlled flying machines drew crowds at exhibition booths and performed in tight formation, high above the ground. Teams in brightly coloured jackets raced industrial drones and competed in events like delivering parcels and spraying plumes of mock pesticide.
Special drones even helped clear the skies of birds before performances by manned aircraft, using loud blasts of noise.
China is the world leader in drones thanks largely to a single company, DJI. Founded in 2006, DJI has grown to account for more than 70 percent of the global market, according to Skylogic Research, a drone research firm......."