What we're about

The NY Drone User Group, an affiliate of NJ Drone User Group, is an organization for Beginner as well as Expert Drone users that seeks to promote the responsible use of a UAV / sUAS* for community service, artistic, commercial and recreational purposes.

We will be flying regularly and also have a monthly (joint with NJ Dug on the 2nd Thursday) online meeting.

We work to educate ourselves about how to use and build Drones in a safe and respectful manner and to educate the public about the positive role aerial robotics can play in our society.

* UAV = Uncrewed Aerial Vehicle .. sUAS = small Uncrewed Aircraft System

Upcoming events (4+)

DeveloperWeek 2022

Online Only

The World’s Largest Developer & Engineering Expo Conference....

Join 8,000+ developers, engineers, architects, managers, and executives to discover & learn the latest in developer technologies, languages, platforms, tools, and technical management....

250+ speakers tell us what’s new in: API & Microservices, AI & Machine Learning, New Coding Languages, Containers & Kubernetes, IoT & Hardware, Developer-Led Innovation, Blockchain/DeFi, Quantum Computing, Product Management & Development, DevOps & DevSecOps, Technical Leadership & Management, Cloud-Native Development, Edge Computing, and more....

The DeveloperWeek team has offered our Drone Group 25 free OPEN Passes and a $100 discount on PRO Passes to the conference.

RSVP to Attend here making sure you also register before the event starts to get your discount and free OPEN Pass: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/developerweek-2022-registration-164532975559?discount=MU9552&utm_campaign=MU9552&utm_source=meetup&utm_medium=email

The Drone Group online

New York

Even after the pandemic (which will be soon 🤞 I hope), we'll continue to have DUG online meetings on a regular basis (please read the full connection instructions below)....

On these online meetings, you connect from home (or your favorite spot) and watch the fun, talk to other members or guests, get news updates, see some videos from our database, show some of your own videos and photos, and generally have a great time..

I've scheduled this as a two hour event that you can join at any time as long as you have RSVPed before the event starts (let me know if you're joining us late). We also keep going as long as there are interested active members online, which is often the case...

For security* reasons, RSVP to Attend in the usual way and I'll send you full instructions by Meetup eMail the night before the meeting on how you access from almost anywhere in the world using the app of your choice (see http://alturl.com/tfdiz) that you can download from http://Zoom.us
- if you haven't got the info message 2 hours before the meeting, do not post a comment here. Send me a direct message or a TEXT and I'll resend it to you.
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Please donate to help my running costs (fees are over $390^ a year) by sending a donation to [masked] (click this link https://PayPal.com) and "send it to A FRIEND" and not as a payment - so neither you nor I will get charged any additional fees.. Thanks to several of you for your past donations...
^ Meetup charges Organizers nearly $18 per month (it's not free like it is to members) and Zoom $15 per month.

* We do it this way, to avoid getting destructive meeting crashers.

The Drone Group online

New York

Even after the pandemic (which will be soon 🤞 I hope), we'll continue to have DUG online meetings on a regular basis (please read the full connection instructions below)....

On these online meetings, you connect from home (or your favorite spot) and watch the fun, talk to other members or guests, get news updates, see some videos from our database, show some of your own videos and photos, and generally have a great time..

I've scheduled this as a two hour event that you can join at any time as long as you have RSVPed before the event starts (let me know if you're joining us late). We also keep going as long as there are interested active members online, which is often the case...

For security* reasons, RSVP to Attend in the usual way and I'll send you full instructions by Meetup eMail the night before the meeting on how you access from almost anywhere in the world using the app of your choice (see http://alturl.com/tfdiz) that you can download from http://Zoom.us
- if you haven't got the info message 2 hours before the meeting, do not post a comment here. Send me a direct message or a TEXT and I'll resend it to you.
=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=
Please donate to help my running costs (fees are over $390^ a year) by sending a donation to [masked] (click this link https://PayPal.com) and "send it to A FRIEND" and not as a payment - so neither you nor I will get charged any additional fees.. Thanks to several of you for your past donations...
^ Meetup charges Organizers nearly $18 per month (it's not free like it is to members) and Zoom $15 per month.

* We do it this way, to avoid getting destructive meeting crashers.

The Drone Group online

New York

Even after the pandemic (which will be soon 🤞 I hope), we'll continue to have DUG online meetings on a regular basis (please read the full connection instructions below)....

On these online meetings, you connect from home (or your favorite spot) and watch the fun, talk to other members or guests, get news updates, see some videos from our database, show some of your own videos and photos, and generally have a great time..

I've scheduled this as a two hour event that you can join at any time as long as you have RSVPed before the event starts (let me know if you're joining us late). We also keep going as long as there are interested active members online, which is often the case...

For security* reasons, RSVP to Attend in the usual way and I'll send you full instructions by Meetup eMail the night before the meeting on how you access from almost anywhere in the world using the app of your choice (see http://alturl.com/tfdiz) that you can download from http://Zoom.us
- if you haven't got the info message 2 hours before the meeting, do not post a comment here. Send me a direct message or a TEXT and I'll resend it to you.
=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=
Please donate to help my running costs (fees are over $390^ a year) by sending a donation to [masked] (click this link https://PayPal.com) and "send it to A FRIEND" and not as a payment - so neither you nor I will get charged any additional fees.. Thanks to several of you for your past donations...
^ Meetup charges Organizers nearly $18 per month (it's not free like it is to members) and Zoom $15 per month.

* We do it this way, to avoid getting destructive meeting crashers.

Past events (177)

Taking a flying break through winter

New York

Photos (694)

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