May 23 Update
Getting all of the rework done at the factory has taken longer than planned, but we have good news to share.
Starting from this week, we will ship... Read more
April 22 Update
Things have been rolling along and we’ve got a short update for you.
A few updates ago we told you about some GoPro models affecting the... Read more
April 7 Update
The last two weeks have passed by quickly and there is a lot of progress to share. Last Friday we released a major software update that contained 2... Read more
March 25 Update
We’ve shipped AirDog to backers in Batch #1, so those in Batch #1 will be getting shipping confirmation within a couple of days (as Easter weekend... Read more
March 11 Update
We hope you've had a good week, here's this week's update.
We’re ready to start shipping and will ship Batch #1 of AirDogs next week. Although,... Read more
March 3 Update
We’ve got a short, but good update. Let's go.
Smart Batteries & Shipping Update
Everything is on schedule. The smart battery production is moving along as planned. Electronics... Read more
Feb 18 Update
The week is coming to an end and we’ve got a quick update for you.
Smart Battery Progress
Two weeks ago we announced that we postponed shipping and... Read more
Feb. 4 Update
We hope you are enjoying your week.
We’ve got some information that affects shipping, and some updates on fun adventures we’ve been on, so please read ahead...
Battery... Read more
Jan. 25 Update
Here’s this week’s update.
Last week we shipped the 1st batch of AirDogs (to backers) and this week we’re preparing orders for the 2nd batch (to backers),... Read more
Update on Shipping: Did you provide your phone number?
Here's this week's update and some fresh videos.
Update on Beta testing process
So far there's really valuable input coming from our Beta testers community. We're going through... Read more
Jan. 8 Update
Here's this week's update.
Part of our team is out in Vegas for CES. Here’s a look at one of the videos taken during the media... Read more
Dec. 28 Update
We hope you had a wonderful Christmas with family and friends. We’ve got a really quick updated this go around.
Scheduled As Planned
We’re still on schedule to... Read more
Dec. 16 Update
We’re shipping and we have an AirDog Holiday Offer. Read on!
It’s happening! After finding new ESC manufacturers, implementing and testing the new ESCs, and of... Read more
Dec. 11 Update
Time for your weekly update.
ESC and Shipping
As we told you last week, the new batch of ESCs have arrived. Production and the final flight tests have... Read more
Dec. 4 Update
This week we released our collaboration with basque surfer Kepa Acero in the short film 'Connecting The Dots', experience Kepa's story through AirDog's point of view:
Note: Arial... Read more
Nov. 27 Update
Here is this week’s update regarding FCC and IC certification and updates on the ESC process.
Last week we told you we’d be getting the new ESCs... Read more
Nov. 20 Update
We hope you're having a great week. As usual, we’ve got some updates for you.
Our new ESC manufacturer will ship the new ESCs this upcoming Tuesday... Read more
Nov. 13 Update
We hope your week has been productive and sprinkled with a bit of fun!
Our guys in the lab have been at it pretty hard all week.... Read more
Nov. 6 Update
First we’d like to thank all of you for your ongoing support and patience during this process. Now, we’ve got some updates for you concerning the ESC and... Read more
Oct. 28 Update
First of all thanks for the support, understanding and positive attitude from your side. This encourages us to be more open with you even at times when things... Read more
FCC Testing Update
Here's this week's update.
FCC Tests completed!
Late last week we received great news. AirDog has passed all tests pertaining to FCC and IC certification and now comes... Read more
We're glad to share our latest update with you.
Your Phone Number
We’ve received many questions asking how to provide your phone number in order to receive your... Read more
We’re excited to share some big news with you!
Shipping is starting!
The first AirDogs are on the way to our beta testers (outside the US). The units... Read more
Alpine tests, packaging preview & full auto wake session
We're excited to share the latest updates with you, so let’s get to it!
More altitude tests
Since around our R&D lab there are no mountains (highest mountain... Read more
Update on Update No. 31
Haydn, Guillaume, Edward, Maurice, Ricardo, Kevin, Berend, MaccaBot, Clarin, Cameron, Erich, Duncan, Thomas, 1997 Media and others,
Thank you very much for the input, discussion and the heat we... Read more
Shipping Plan & Backer Bonus
What a crazy and fun week we’ve had! We’ve been busy putting AirDog through the tests and spending time with one of our Kickstarter backers right here in... Read more
New flight modes & more
As the planned shipping date is approaching very fast here comes an update on our progress and recap of our latest activity.
We didn’t share this... Read more
Another test - follow mode with altitude change
As promised here are some latest updates from our team.
We are happy that our tests are going steady forward, not all of them include spectacular action that... Read more
Gimbal improvement & flight test video
We're glad to share our regular update with you. We're on track with everything as we have planned, things are moving forward fast and our work is very... Read more
As promised, here's our June 2015 monthly update. It’s been a busy month!
Over the past few weeks our software engineers have been working on bluetooth connection improvements and... Read more
AirDog announces shipping date
We want to thank you again for backing AirDog. We are excited that so many people share our vision and have joined us on our mission to empower storytelling... Read more
AirDog raises $ 2M additional funding and prepares for the start of production
Dear backers,As usual it’s just about the time when some of you start getting really impatient for an update on our progress :) This time besides lots of small... Read more
Update: Sensors, Props, Moulds, Packaging & SXSW
Dear backers, we would like to share our latest updates with you. The closer we get to the production process the more technical our updates become, making them less exciting for... Read more
CES success and technical updates
Its been a while since we did our last update and we appreciate your patience. We have returned back to our R&D lab in Latvia after CES... Read more
Ready for a flight
The week before Christmas we received parts necessary for the first batch of test AirDogs we mentioned about in previous update.
Santa has brought us a lot of... Read more
The Devil's In the Details
Unfortunately we were unable to provide you with a video to illustrate the latest developments and updates this time, but we will come up with video very soon.... Read more
Nobody said it's gonna be easy
When we first set about creating AirDog we had a very clear idea of how AirDog should perform in real action sports conditions. As you can see from... Read more
Extra batteries, Payment errors and Shipping addresses
First of all thank you for your great support, without you this campaign wouldn't be such a success.
Since we've been receiving questions a lot this week... Read more
Almost there! (+video: AirDog vs super cars)
It started with an idea and a prototype, fast forward to now - we have the best communityof 1,200 backers and first AirDog users, thanks to whom... Read more
Video update: AirDog chasing paraglider
Some of our backers asked us to do this and we really wanted to! Here it is :)
Guys, would you mind voting for us on CNBC's #techcrowd? http://www.cnbc.com/id/101833226 Thanks... Read more
Stretch Goal #3 - Obstacle Avoidance Solution
It is needless to say how happy we are to be able to bring AirDog one step further by introduction of Obstacle Avoidance Solution. With the total... Read more
Together we have reached stretch goal #3 - Obstacle Avoidance Solution!
Probably you have been keeping an eye on our kickstarter page as much as we did and you already know that today we have reached $ 1,000,000 !... Read more
Hover & Aim mode test
AirDog team goes to Pacifica skatepark for a quick Hover&Aim flight mode test. We have added this mode additionally to our standard follow-me modes, to get some versatility for use... Read more
Speedtest: AirDog VS Cyclist
Co-founder Agris Kipurs VS AirDog in Palo Alto Hills. Top speed reaching 37 mph (59 km/h). Seems like you need an engine to beat the AirDog!
Share via Twitter... Read more
AirDog and 3D Robotics Team Up
Last week on July 3rd, AirDog team members convened at the labs of 3D Robotics (3DR) in Berkeley, California and signed a cooperation contract.
Over the next few weeks, several... Read more
Can AirDog fly at 14,000 feet (4000 m) altitude? YES!
On June 23 our team went to the summit of Pikes Peak, Colorado to test AirDog in extreme conditions. Altitude here is 14,000 feet (4000 m) and air is very... Read more
BBC Tech News journalist tests and crashes AirDog :)
The BBC's North America tech correspondent Richard Taylor took the Airdog for a whirl - and met its founder and chief executive Edgars Rozentals.
Keeping in mind that we are... Read more
Meanwhile in AirDog R&D labs
First of all, Happy 4th of July!
We have been working non-stop for a while because we really want AirDog to be the best personal drone your money... Read more
Announcing NEXT stretch goal - OBSTACLE AVOIDANCE SOLUTION
What if your AirDog knew how to avoid walls and trees? We think you already know where we are getting now. We never dared to aim that high, but lately... Read more
Back it or hack it? BACK IT!
We wanted to share with you this awesome AirDog debut video on newest CNET's show - Daily Tomorrow (pilot episode) where you can enjoy it's hosts Ashley and Rich's take on... Read more
Excited to announce - we have reached our stretch goal #1!
What it means to you guys - we will add two more color schemes, so you can go airborne with your favorite color! You and your AirDog will look RAD... Read more
AirDog is here to stay!
It took 285 believers to make our dream come true. You have made the right choice. We are now inspired to keep on innovating to make AirDog the most useful... Read more
You are the best! We are close to reaching our goal!
We love you! We have reached 90% (!!!) of our funding goal in less than two days! You are A-M-A-Z-I-N-G! We know you can't wait for your AirDogs!
We are super... Read more