NoFlyZone Lets You Establish A No-Fly Zone Over Your Property

TechCrunch

If your first reaction to a drone flying over your house is getting out your M16 for some target practice, you can now opt for a less violent option. NoFlyZone.org lets you establish a no-fly zone over your property and a number of drone hardware and software firms have already promised to honor your request. Among the partners in this effort are EHANG (the company behind the Ghost drone), Horizon Hobby, DroneDeploy, YUNEEC, HEXO+, PixiePath and RCFlyMaps.

As you have probably noticed, most of those are relatively unknown brands (or, as in the case of HEXO+, haven’t launched yet). DJI and 3D Robotics aren’t on the list, for example, and just DJI alone probably accounts for the vast majority of drone sales in the United Stats. NoFlyZone tells me the company has reached out to DJI and 3D Robotics, but has not yet confirmed participation. DJI is no

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