DJI Adds ‘Local Data Mode’ To Drones Weeks After The U.S. Army Ban

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DJI Adds ‘Local Data Mode’ To Drones Weeks After The U.S. Army Ban
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DJI, the Chinese manufacturer whose drones are perhaps the most popular around the globe, has now introduced a “local data mode” for its enterprise customers. The development surfaced weeks after the United States Army told its personnel to immediately discontinue use of the company’s drones, citing “cyber vulnerabilities associated with DJI products.”

DJI drones now have local data mode

In a press release, DJI VP for Policy and Legal Affairs Brendan Schulman said, “We are creating local data mode to address the needs of our enterprise customers, including public and private organizations that are using DJI technology to perform sensitive operations around the world.”

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