New DJI drone aims to cut costs and side-step weather

DJI Matrice 350RTK (or M350 RTK) flying at night over a container port
(Image credit: DJI)

Leading drone firm DJI have announced a new Matrice 350 RTK, or M350 RTK, their latest flagship drone. The drone is designed for commercial clients in industries as diverse as public safety, energy, mapping, and infrastructure. It can take a number of different payloads, from thermal cameras to LIDAR mapping scanners.

“It’s great to see how commercial drone pilots around the world use DJI platforms to carry out their operations...,” said Christina Zhang, Senior Director of Corporate Strategy at DJI. “The new capabilities offered by the advanced technology of the M350 RTK enables operators to push these boundaries even further.”

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