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How to Pilot the Rolling Spider

How to Pilot the Rolling Spider

25/07/2014

Discover the Parrot Rolling Spider, an ultra-compact flying drone with impressive agility! First, you need to download the free app Freeflight 3 on your smartphone or your tablet. (For devices compatibility, see below) START YOUR ROLLING SPIDER Insert the fully char… read more

How to Pilot the Jumping Sumo

How to Pilot the Jumping Sumo

25/07/2014

Discover the Parrot Jumping Sumo, a connected robot with a strong personality. With it, each element of your surroundings becomes a challenge. First, you need to download the free app (Freeflight 3) on your smartphone or your tablet. START YOUR JUMPING SUMO … read more

Parrot Bebop Product Preview

Parrot Bebop Product Preview

21/07/2014

The Ultimate Connected Toys from the UK's Leading Distributor! See the brilliant new Parrot Bebop Drone previewed in the August edition of Radio Control Model World.   Parrot Bebop Drone Product Preview Barry Atkinson files a UK exclusive report from the preview of … read more

Perfect for the Toy Market

Perfect for the Toy Market

27/06/2014

Perfect for the Toy Market The new Rolling Spider and Jumping Sumo have been billed as the connective robot for this generation of kids. Parrot is targeting toy shelves this Christmas with the launch of its first collection of Mini Drones, “perfect for toy shops.”   The … read more

Rolling Spider - Jumping Sumo

Rolling Spider - Jumping Sumo

17/06/2014

  Rolling Spider & Jumping Sumo - The new generation of Connected Toys With Rolling Spider and Jumping Sumo, Parrot gives rise to the MiniDrones, ultra technological and very playful connected robots, piloted with a Smartphone or a Tablet via the free FreeFlight 3 application. … read more

Model Flyer Presents Bebop Drone

Model Flyer Presents Bebop Drone

15/05/2014

Model Flyer Magazine Presents The Parrot Bebop Drone Parrot have just launched their brand new high specification Bebop Drone in the USA, described as ‘A flying camera’. With the Bebop Drone, Parrot demonstrates its technical expertise and confirms its commitment to the c… read more

The Coolest Flying Toy

The Coolest Flying Toy

21/03/2014

The coolest flying toy Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 used in journey to the South Pole The Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 from Flying Toys has become the first ever toy to reach the South Pole, as part of an expedition to teach British school children more about climate change. Plymouth-based … read more

DigiBirds Awarded Top Girls Toy

DigiBirds Awarded Top Girls Toy

19/03/2014

DigiBirds flying high Silverlit Digibirds named Girls Toy of the Year at the Australian Toy, Hobby and Nursery Fair The Regent Theatre hosted the award festivities for this year's 2014 Product of the Year presentation at the Australian Toy, Hobby Nursery Fair. There was stiff com… read more

Parrot CES 2014 Recap

Parrot CES 2014 Recap

13/02/2014

Watch the CES Recap Video Parrot MiniDrone Jumping Sumo and more   … read more

Parrot New Products CES 2014

Parrot New Products CES 2014

12/01/2014

Parrot launch their latest new products at CES 2014 in Las Vegas See the sensational new Parrot MiniDrone & Jumping Sumo for 2014. Price and availability from Flying Toys, to be announced. Parrot MiniDrone & Jumping Sumo - Connected Toys     A min… read more

Stuff CES 2014

Stuff CES 2014

07/01/2014

  Parrot's new lineup includes a dinky drone and a wheeled robot that can leap up to 80cm high Parrot has taken the wraps off two new drones at CES 2014 – the Jumping Sumo, a leaping, wheeled robot, and the pocket-sized MiniDrone flyer.   The Jumping Sumo's stand-out party… read more

BBC NEWS CES 2014

BBC NEWS CES 2014

06/01/2014

CES 2014: Parrot's latest app-driven toys jump and fly A two-wheeled "robot insect" that can launch itself into the air, and a "miniature" flying drone are the latest hi-tech toys to be unveiled by Parrot. The French firm is showing off its latest products at the Consumer Electronics S… read more

Toy News CES 2014

Toy News CES 2014

06/01/2014

Parrot unveils new app driven toys at CES Jumping Sumo can launch itself 80cm into the air and MiniDrone is a pint-sized version of AR Drone 2.0 Parrot, the firm behind the renowned AR Drone, is showing off its latest two wheeled 'robot insect' and 'miniature' flying drone, at the … read more

Jan 2014 Rotorworld

Jan 2014 Rotorworld

22/12/2013

     Picoo Z selected for Amazons 15 best selling toys of all time Flying Toys, distributor of the Silverlit range of models recently announced that the original Silverlit Picoo Z has been selected to be one of ‘Amazon's 15 best selling toys of all time’. The … read more

DomainLeia Valuation

DomainLeia Valuation

22/12/2013

  DOMAINLEIA value Flying Toys Domain Name @ $1,506,548 $1,506,548 (Approx £1,000,000) was calculated as the estimated worth of the domain flyingtoys.com. The domain flyingtoys.com visitor ranking is about 1,029,638 according to Alexa. Deep analysis found a SEO score of 100/100.… read more

Aerotron-RC Flying Man RCMW

Aerotron-RC Flying Man RCMW

19/12/2013

     Aerotron-RC Flying Man Is it a bird?... OK, let’s stop right there. Talk about predictable! Let’s just jump right in and give you our thoughts on this fun-flying radio-controlled superhero. The Aerotron-RC Flying Man is sure to be a crowd pleaser, and w… read more

Parrot AR.Drone films South Pole

Parrot AR.Drone films South Pole

16/12/2013

British adventurer heads to South Pole with Parrot AR Drone 2.0 A British explorer has crossed the 100 mile mark on his 750 mile solo journey across Antarctica to the South Pole.and the Plymouth-based adventurer has been keeping school pupils across Britain updated on his trek with ima… read more

RRCi January Xmas Gift Guide

RRCi January Xmas Gift Guide

16/12/2013

          Six new Flying Toys Gadgets recommended in January 2014 RRCi Xmas R/C Tech Guide Every year at RRCi the team look around the global R/C industry and search out the coolest items of non-car specific R/C tech we can find, to … read more

Jan 2014 Model Flyer

Jan 2014 Model Flyer

09/12/2013

     Aerotron-RC Flying Man Awarded Five Stars! Ken Sheppard, Editor of Radio Control Model Flyer magazine says "No wonder that a few weeks after publishing our ‘Flying Man’ Debrief page a few issues ago, where we reported on the phenomenon that went viral on th… read more

Amazon Delivery Drones

Amazon Delivery Drones

02/12/2013

Amazon Prime Air: Why delivery by drone might just take off Thought Amazon Prime’s next-day delivery was good? Wait until you see what the giant e-tailer has up its sleeves next! Say hello to Amazon Prime Air, a new delivery service revealed by CEO Jeff Bezos that aims to transpor… read more

Gadget Show Christmas Special

Gadget Show Christmas Special

02/12/2013

The Gadget Show Christmas Special - 8.00pm Monday 2nd December on Channel 5 Pollyanna takes a week off her thrill-seeking world tour to spend a day with Bath rugby team, taking a look at this year’s must-have tech for boys, including the Aerotron-RC Flying Man. Aerotron-RC F… read more

QEFI DEC 2013

QEFI DEC 2013

22/11/2013

     Flying Toys favourite Silverlit Stocking Fillers featured in December Q&EFI Available from WH Smith and your local newsagent now! John Stennard looks at the latest models from Silverlit in December Quiet & Electric Flight International It’s… read more

RRCi December Xmas Gift Guide

RRCi December Xmas Gift Guide

18/11/2013

           Five fantastic Flying Toys Gadgets featured in December 2013 Xmas R/C Tech Guide Every year at RRCi the team look around the global R/C industry and search out the coolest items of non-car specific R/C tech we can find, to offer you … read more

Original Gift Company

Original Gift Company

14/11/2013

Original Gift Company Christmas Catalogue The Parrot Augmented Reality Drone 2.0 is an advanced ready-to-fly Wi-Fi quadricopter fitted with two cameras and controlled entirely from your Smartphone or Tablet. Steer it by tilting your device, or using virtual joysticks, take off, land, h… read more

Model Flyer Christmas Special

Model Flyer Christmas Special

11/11/2013

       Silverlit PicooZ selected for Amazon's 15 Best Selling Toys of All Time! Flying Toys, distributor of the Silverlit range of models, recently announced that the original Silverlit PicooZ has been selected to be one of ‘Amazon’s 15 best selling toys of… read more

Rotorworld Christmas Competition

Rotorworld Christmas Competition

11/11/2013

  Win a dream dozen Silverlit helicopters worth over £580! Thanks to Flying Toys, once again this year we are offering one lucky RC Rotorworld magazine reader the chance to win a fantastic haul of the top Silverlit R/C helicopters in this year’s Christmas competition. The winner… read more

Radio Control Car Racer Review

Radio Control Car Racer Review

10/11/2013

     Flying Toys Silverlit Christmas Competition in December Radio Control Car Racer Win a Silverlit “Power in Speed” model in this month’s free to enter competition, In conjunction with Flying Toys, complete the word search to be in with a chance of winning a… read more

RCMW Christmas Competition

RCMW Christmas Competition

10/11/2013

Radio Control Model World Christmas Competition In conjunction with Flying Toys, RCMW are giving their readers the opportunity to win one of the latest Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Elite Editions, in snow camouflage colours. For your chance to win, answer the question, and reply to RCMW before … read more

Rotorworld Camouflage Collection

Rotorworld Camouflage Collection

10/11/2013

          Parrot AR.Drone Camouflage Collection News from UK AR.Drone Distributor Flying Toys, is that three new Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Elite Edition quadricopters will be available before Christmas. This latest Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Elite Edition… read more

Latest Gadget Show Toy News

Latest Gadget Show Toy News

09/11/2013

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition appears on The Gadget Show Jason Bradbury and Rachel Riley demonstrated the AR.Drone on the show last night Flying Toys' Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition was demonstrated on Channel 5's The Gadget Show last night. Handled by Jason Bradbury and R… read more

R/C Car Racer Christmas Comp

R/C Car Racer Christmas Comp

09/11/2013

      Flying Toys Silverlit Christmas Competition in December Radio Control Car Racer One lucky Radio Control Car Racer reader will receive all three Silverlit Power in Speed models, including the Hover Racer, Gyro Buzz & Gyro Zee. Three Silverlit … read more

Power Edition Demonstration

Power Edition Demonstration

09/11/2013

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition demonstrated on The Gadget Show Flying Toys company directors David and Janine Rawlins were delighted to see a brilliant demonstration of their best selling Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition quadricopter on The Gadget Show last night.   Introd… read more

AR.Drone on The Gadget Show

AR.Drone on The Gadget Show

08/11/2013

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition demonstrated on The Gadget Show Introduced in the studio by Jason Bradbury and Rachel Riley, the AR.Drone was taken outside and flown in Birmingham, where the latest GPS enabled Flight Recorder and Director Mode App were shown off to advantage.  … read more

Gadget Show AR.Drone Demo

Gadget Show AR.Drone Demo

06/11/2013

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition demonstrated on The Gadget Show Flying Toys have been in touch to remind us to watch Monday’s Gadget Show where the awesome AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition was demonstrated by the presenters..   Introduced in the studio by Jason Bradbury and Rach… read more

AR.Drone a Gadget Show Favourite

AR.Drone a Gadget Show Favourite

05/11/2013

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition a Gadget Show favourite Jason Bradbury and Rachel Riley test out the quadricopter's high-flying features Flying Toys company directors David and Janine Rawlins were delighted to see a brilliant demonstration of their best selling Parrot AR.Drone 2.… read more

RCMW AR.Drone Christmas Comp

RCMW AR.Drone Christmas Comp

01/11/2013

Radio Control Model World Christmas Competition In conjunction with Flying Toys, RCMW are giving their readers the opportunity to win one of the latest Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Elite Editions, in snow camouflage colours. For your chance to win, answer the question, and r… read more

Silverlit Celebrates

Silverlit Celebrates

01/11/2013

Silverlit Celebrates Silverlit PicooZ selected for Amazon’s 15 best selling toys of all time Amazon celebrates its 15 year anniversary with a list of best selling toys of all time, including Flying Toys legendary Silverlit PicooZ.   The PicooZ certainly proved a pheno… read more

Gift Library Summer Collection

Gift Library Summer Collection

01/11/2013

Gift Library Summer Collection Offering a bespoke service providing select luxury gifts. See Caroline Stanbury's Christmas Collection. www.gift-library.com   … read more

Power in Speed Products

Power in Speed Products

20/10/2013

  Silverlit Power in Speed Products Sensational Silverlit vehicles offering outstanding performance and special features. Pop the ultimate wheelie then keep driving the buggy on two wheels! Gyro technology and an internal weight shift&nbs… read more

AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition

AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition

20/10/2013

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition John Stennard tests this latest version of the popular Quadricopter from Parrot, now with a Flight Recorder/GPS option. Vive La Différence On the surface this is an AR.Drone like the original and the AR.Drone 2.0 but underneath the surface … read more

PicooZ Amazon Top Flying Toy

PicooZ Amazon Top Flying Toy

18/10/2013

Silverlit PicooZ flying high on Amazon top seller list Silverlit PicooZ selected for Amazon's 15 best selling toys of all time Flying Toys are delighted to see the original Silverlit PicooZ selected for Amazon's 15 best selling toys of all time. The PicooZ certainly proved a… read more

Amazon’s best selling toys

Amazon’s best selling toys

15/10/2013

Silverlit PicooZ selected for Amazon’s 15 best selling toys of all time! News in from Flying Toys is that the incredible entry-level R/C PicooZ helicopter is one of online retailer Amazon’s best selling toys of all time! Not only has the old model achieved this incredible feat… read more

PicooZ Amazon best selling toy

PicooZ Amazon best selling toy

14/10/2013

Silverlit PicooZ selected for Amazon's 15 best selling toys of all time Amazon celebrates its 15 year anniversary with a list of best selling toys of all time, including Flying Toys legendary Silverlit PicooZ. The PicooZ certainly proved a phenomenon for Flying Toys, and introdu… read more

Gadget Show Nano Helicopters

Gadget Show Nano Helicopters

12/10/2013

                The Gadget Show discover Silverlit's smallest Helicopter in Tokyo Flying Toys are delighted to distribute the Silverlit Nano Falcon, recognised by The Guiness Book of Records as 'The Smallest remote… read more

New Elite Edition Quadricopters

New Elite Edition Quadricopters

09/10/2013

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Elite Edition Camouflage Collection  UK Distributor Flying Toys are delighted to announce that three new Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Elite Edition Quadricopters will be available before Christmas.   Introducing the Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Elite Edition Quadricopter … read more

Parrot AR.Drone Elite Edition

Parrot AR.Drone Elite Edition

09/10/2013

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Elite Edition News from UK AR.Drone Distributor Flying Toys is that three new Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Elite Edition Quadricopters will be available before Christmas.   This latest Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Elite Edition collection offers enthusiasts a choice of three c… read more

Aerotron-RC Flying Man

Aerotron-RC Flying Man

08/10/2013

Flying Toys – Aerotron-RC Flying Man Distributor  Company directors David and Janine Rawlins are delighted to announce that Flying Toys have been appointed sole UK distributors of the amazing Aerotron-RC Flying Man. The futuristic Aerotron-RC Flying Man is remarkably realist… read more

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 New Look

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 New Look

08/10/2013

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 gets a fresh new look Introducing the Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Elite Edition Camouflage Collection UK Distributor Flying Toys are delighted to announce that three new Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Elite Edition Quadricopters will be available before Christmas. Easily control… read more

AR.Drone Camouflage Collection

AR.Drone Camouflage Collection

07/10/2013

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Elite Edition Camouflage Collection Revealed Flying Toys has announced that three new Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Elite Edition Quadricopters will be available before Christmas.  Controlled by WiFi using a smartphone or tablet, the latest Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Elite Ed… read more

Toy News Reveal New AR.Drone 2.0

Toy News Reveal New AR.Drone 2.0

07/10/2013

Flying Toys reveals three new AR.Drone 2.0 Elite Editions in time for Christmas New additions feature camouflaged sand, snow or jungle liveries. UK distributor Flying Toys has revealed that three new Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Elite Edition Quadricopters will be available in the run up t… read more

AR.Drone 2.0 Elite Edition

AR.Drone 2.0 Elite Edition

02/10/2013

Parrot launch the latest AR.Drone 2.0 Elite Edition in Hong Kong AR.Drone 2.0 Elite Edition available from Flying Toys stockists in the UK now! Suggested Retail Price £279.99 each including VAT. UK Trade & Retail enquiries invited. Fly & Record in HD Video Intro… read more

Aerotron-RC Product Launch

Aerotron-RC Product Launch

30/09/2013

Flying Toys appointed exclusive UK distributor of Aerotron Flying Man  First shipment of the Aerotron RC Flying Man is expected to arrive in the UK towards the end of October and will retail at around £49.99. Flying Toys, the UK's airborne toy specialist, has been appointe… read more

Aerotron-RC Flying Man

Aerotron-RC Flying Man

27/09/2013

Flying Toys to distribute Aerotron-RC Flying Man Company directors David and Janine Rawlins have announced that Flying Toys has been appointed sole UK distributor of the Aerotron-RC Flying Man.   The futuristic Aerotron-RC Flying Man is realistic in the air, and offers both begi… read more

Is it a Bird, or a Plane?

Is it a Bird, or a Plane?

27/09/2013

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Flying Toys appointed as sole UK distributors of Aerotron-RC Flying Man Company directors David and Janine Rawlins have announced that Flying Toys has been appointed sole UK distributor of the Aerotron-RC Flying Man.   The futuristic Aerotron-RC … read more

Custemz AR.Drones

Custemz AR.Drones

22/09/2013

  Custemz - Leading UK Company for Customised Corporate AR.Drones If you want an AR.Drone customised, please contact Custemz, and they’ll do their best to fulfil your requirements.      www.custemz.co.uk      … read more

Stuff Features Parrot Drones

Stuff Features Parrot Drones

17/09/2013

Parrot's Drones featured in Stuff, the world's best selling gadget magazine 'The new breed of autobots want peace, not war' See the full feature in the October edition of Stuff magazine What is a Drone? - Drones are pilotless robotic vehicles, capable of autonomous movement.… read more

Watts Under The Roof

Watts Under The Roof

15/09/2013

   John Stennard looks at the latest AR.Drone and some great little indoor/outdoor flyers in September Q&EFI  Top news has to be the arrival of the new Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition distributed by Flying Toys Ltd. The original AR.Drone set a high standard and the … read more

Louis Smith AR.Drone Challenge

Louis Smith AR.Drone Challenge

13/09/2013

Louis Smith stars in Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 challenge Toy World readers can watch Louis Smith MBE, UK Olympic gymnast, pit his skills against the aerobatic ability of the Parrot AR.Drone 2.0.   Winner of the last series of Strictly Come Dancing with his partner Flavia Cacace, Louis… read more

Louis Smith flies AR.Drone 2.0

Louis Smith flies AR.Drone 2.0

12/09/2013

Olympian Louis Smith flies Parrot AR.Drone The Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 is fast becoming the ‘must have’ accessory for celebs as this latest news from Flying Toys; importers of the popular French Quadricopter shows. Looks like Louis really got the hang of it from the video!  Lo… read more

Louis Smith Stars with AR.Drone

Louis Smith Stars with AR.Drone

11/09/2013

Louis Smith Stars in Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Challenge Watch Louis Smith MBE, UK Olympic Gymnast, pit his skills against the aerobatic ability of the amazing Parrot AR.Drone 2.0.   Winner of the last series of Strictly Come Dancing with his partner Flavia Cacace, Louis appreciates a… read more

Rotorworld Silverlit Specials

Rotorworld Silverlit Specials

01/09/2013

     Rotorworld review three innovative new micro helis from Silverlit with special features      See the latest Flying Toys featured in September Radio Control Rotorworld www.rotorworld.co.uk   … read more

September 2013 RCMW

September 2013 RCMW

22/08/2013

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition Kevin Crozier goes smartphone flying with the latest version of the Parrot quadricopter. RCMW Editor Kevin Crozier's Conclusions The AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition is a great device, which is very well presented and thought out. Quadricopter a… read more

AR.Drone 2.0 Best User Videos #5

AR.Drone 2.0 Best User Videos #5

19/08/2013

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Best Of User Videos #5 Featuring the UK contribution, filmed at the 2013 Spring Fair, by the Flying Toys Team. Dinosaur Video The Flying Toys Team capture the H Grossman Ltd stand at the 2013 Spring Fair, using the latest specification Parrot AR.Drone 2… read more

Wonderland Models Competition

Wonderland Models Competition

01/08/2013

Wonderland Models Competition Congratulations to Simon Smith from Gloucestershire, who has won a sensational Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition Quadricopter. www.wonderlandmodels.com   … read more

Model Flyer August 2013

Model Flyer August 2013

01/08/2013

Silverlit Sky Dagger See Flying Toys Silverlit Sky Dagger reviewed in August R/C Model Flyer. www.modelflyermagazine.com   … read more

Model Flyer Sept 2013

Model Flyer Sept 2013

31/07/2013

  Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition & Flight Recorder Graham Iredale tests Flying Toys Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition quadricopter, and awards it Five Stars! Win a Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition & Flight Recorder See the full Power Edition product revi… read more

Flying High in Lynx Challenge

Flying High in Lynx Challenge

19/07/2013

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 flying high in Lynx Challenge Space fans pilot Flying Toys' Quadricopter for a chance to go to space The Flying Toys team were delighted to learn that its Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition Quadricopter had been chosen for The Lynx Apollo Final Challenge. L… read more

Lynx Apollo Space Cadet Hunt

Lynx Apollo Space Cadet Hunt

18/07/2013

Parrot AR Drone stars in Lynx Apollo's space cadet hunt Space cadets manned the drone in competition to win a trip to space. Flying Toys' Parrot AR Drone 2.0 Power Edition Quadricopter, played a starring role at The Lynx Apollo Final Challenge, a programme to select a cadet to win… read more

AR.Drone rises to the Challenge

AR.Drone rises to the Challenge

17/07/2013

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 rises to the challenge Flying Toys’ Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition Quadricopter was chosen for The Lynx Apollo Final Challenge.   The LSA Live took place at Westfield White City, London on 13th-14th July 2013. Following 87,000 entries from the UK and Ire… read more

SciTech AR.Drone Power Edition

SciTech AR.Drone Power Edition

10/07/2013

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition Quadricopter photographed by Philip Rose of SciTech Flying Toys were delighted to receive a superb selection of photos showing the latest Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 in action, from Philip Rose of SciTech. Philip clearly enjoyed flying the quadricopter ar… read more

Gadget Show Loves AR.Drone 2.0

Gadget Show Loves AR.Drone 2.0

09/07/2013

Gadget Show loves Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition Quadricopter‏ Gadget Show presenter Jason Bradbury thoroughly recommends the new Quadricopter from Flying Toys Flying Toys are delighted to learn that Gadget Show Presenter Jason Bradbury loves the brand new Parrot AR.Drone 2.0… read more

The Gadget Show's Jason Bradbury

The Gadget Show's Jason Bradbury

02/07/2013

Gadget Show Presenter Jason Bradbury Photographed with Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition Flying Toys have been in touch to tell us that Gadget Show Presenter Jason Bradbury loves the brand new Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition Quadricopter.   Already acknowledged as a firm AR.Dr… read more

Jason Bradbury on Toy News

Jason Bradbury on Toy News

28/06/2013

New AR Drone 2.0 Power Edition Quadicopter The Gadget Show presenter, Jason Bradbury got his hands on the latest from Parrot, the brand new AR Drone 2.0 Power Edition Quadicopter. … read more

 Jason with Parrot AR.Drone

Jason with Parrot AR.Drone

27/06/2013

Gadget Show Presenter Jason Bradbury Photographed with Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition Quadricopter‏ Flying Toys are delighted to learn that Gadget Show Presenter Jason Bradbury loves the brand new Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition Quadricopter.   Already acknowledged as a… read more

Jason Bradbury Gadget Show

Jason Bradbury Gadget Show

26/06/2013

Gadget Show Presenter Jason Bradbury with Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition Quadricopter‏ Flying Toys are delighted to learn that Gadget Show Presenter Jason Bradbury loves the brand new Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition Quadricopter. Acknowledged as a firm AR.Drone 2.0 fan, Jason… read more

Wonderland Models Competition

Wonderland Models Competition

26/06/2013

Win with Wonderland Models Win a Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition worth over £300! Courtesy of Wonderland Models & Flying Toys.   Competition Details & Entry Form. Good luck!   PLEASE NOTE THIS COMPETITION IS RUN BY WONDERLAND MODELS AND NOT ADH PU… read more

AR.Drone 2.0 New Features

AR.Drone 2.0 New Features

19/06/2013

Flying further, faster and higher New features make Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 more accessible and versatile than ever From this month, Parrot will be offering AR.Drone 2.0 fans the chance to experience even more astonishing flights. New features will include flights displayed in 3D, vid… read more

First Toy to Feature GPS

First Toy to Feature GPS

18/06/2013

VIDEO: Parrot AR Drone 2.0 becomes first ever toy to feature on-board GPS New Flight Recorder lets users instruct device where to fly using a map on the iPad The flying R/C Parrot AR Drone 2.0 has become the first toy to feature its own Global Positioning System (GPS).   … read more

2013 Paris Air Show

2013 Paris Air Show

17/06/2013

BBC Business News - 2013 Paris Air Show The Parrot stand at the Paris Air Show attracted considerable attention, including a visit from French President Francois Hollande.   French President Francois Hollande admires the Parrot AR.Drone 2.0   Parrot Fo… read more

Hover, Aim, Shoot

Hover, Aim, Shoot

14/06/2013

Hover, Aim, Shoot The Model Flyer Team test three new micro helis from Silverlit, and award the Motion Intelligent Archer five stars! Plus a chance for two lucky readers to win these three sensational products from Silverlit, in the latest Flying Toys Wordsearch Competition. Col… read more

AR.Drone Upgrades from I-Drone

AR.Drone Upgrades from I-Drone

13/06/2013

AR.Drone 2.0 Upgrades & Customisation Tom Stacey changes his AR.Drone 2.0 almost beyond recognition for R/C Rotorworld, with upgrades from Parrot and I-Drone. www.rotorworld.co.uk For further details contact Neil Cody at I-Drone. www.i-drone.me   … read more

AR.Drone Power Edition Announced

AR.Drone Power Edition Announced

11/06/2013

Flying Toys announces Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition offer Available for a limited period only, Flying Toys is offering a package deal to retailers for Summer 2013.   The specially-customised AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition represents the latest development of Parrot’s h… read more

AR.Drone Power Edition Revealed

AR.Drone Power Edition Revealed

10/06/2013

Flying Toys reveals limited edition Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition New development features increased flying time and new propellers. Flying Toys has revealed its latest development – the Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Editiion, available to retailers for a limited time only. … read more

AR.Drone Power Edition Available

AR.Drone Power Edition Available

09/06/2013

High flyers Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition available for a limited period Available for a limited period only, the specially customised stealth like AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition represents the latest development of Parrot's world-renowned high tech quadricopter, which is easi… read more

Parrot Power Edition Announced

Parrot Power Edition Announced

08/06/2013

Parrot AR.Drone Power Edition Announced!     Parrot and UK distributors Flying Toys have been in touch to tell us about a very special new limited edition AR.Drone 2.0!  Called the Power Edition, this special drone features a number of cosmetic upgrades, two 1… read more

New AR.Drone 2.0 Special Edition

New AR.Drone 2.0 Special Edition

07/06/2013

Parrot AR Drone 2.0 gets powered up with new Special Edition Available for a limited period only, the specially customised stealth like AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition represents the latest development of Parrot's world renowned high tech quadricopter, that is easily controlled by Wi-Fi using… read more

AR.Drone Built for the elements

AR.Drone Built for the elements

28/05/2013

Introducing Parrot's latest high profile promotional video Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 - Built for the elements A Blockbuster Movie filmed in slow motion with a high-speed Phantom Flex HD camera. Built for the elements is a non-standard movie filmed in slow motion -- 1,20… read more

Built for the elements

Built for the elements

27/05/2013

Built For the Elements Flying Toys have been in touch to let us know about two new videos for the Parrot AR Drone 2.0 “Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 – Built for the elements” “Making-of Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 – Built for the elements” To read a … read more

Incredible New AR.Drone Video

Incredible New AR.Drone Video

26/05/2013

Incredible new video of the Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 We know it’s a tough little bird, but this new slo-mo video from Parrot shows just how robust an AR.Drone 2.0 can be.  WARNING – If you’re disturbed by R/C helicopters crashing, please look away now! AR.Drone 2.0 - Bui… read more

Built for the Elements Video

Built for the Elements Video

25/05/2013

Flying Toys releases slow motion Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 video Flying Toys has announced the release of a new video, ‘Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 – Built for the elements’.   The video proves the robustness and stability of the drone, and was shot with the slow motion Phanto… read more

AR.Drone 2.0 Top Outdoor Toy

AR.Drone 2.0 Top Outdoor Toy

24/05/2013

Outdoor Toy Award winners revealed Hasbro, Bananagrams, Halilit and Parrot among others all pick up accolades.   Toyology.tv and Smyths Toys have revealed the winners of this year's Outdoor Toy Awards. Over 100 people attended the event over the weekend to test out a wi… read more

AR.Drone 2.0 Slow Motion Movie

AR.Drone 2.0 Slow Motion Movie

23/05/2013

VIDEO: AR Drone withstands fire in new promo A full media campaign will promote RC toy across Parrot's website and social media channels. Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 - Built for the elements A fresh promotional video for the Parrot AR Drone 2.0 has gone live, showcasing t… read more

Academy has 66,000 Members

Academy has 66,000 Members

22/05/2013

Parrot AR.Drone Academy now has 66,000 members AR.Drone Pilots can now access a range of unique features, exclusive content and share experiences with almost 66,000 other pilots from all over the world; featuring geolocalisation and data tracking, identification of the perfect flight s… read more

AR.Drone 2.0 at Music Festival

AR.Drone 2.0 at Music Festival

21/05/2013

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 brightens up a wet weekend! Despite the disappointing British summer weather, huge crowds attended The Bearded Theory Music Festival at Kedleston Hall Derby, where some of the stars of the show joined in the fun.   Jeremy Cunningham and Mark Cha… read more

AR.Drone Academy for Android

AR.Drone Academy for Android

19/05/2013

AR.Drone Academy for Android  Get more out of your AR.Drone with the AR.Drone Academy. Keep track of all your flights on the Academy map. Watch your best videos with added statistical feedback and directly share online with pilots from all over the world! … read more

Chelmsford Makerspace AR.Drone

Chelmsford Makerspace AR.Drone

28/04/2013

 Chelmsford Makerspace – Hacking Quadricopters The name Chelmsford Makerspace may be familiar to regular readers as it was them who helped Rotorworld’s Tom Stacey to build a Parrot AR.Drone controlled by bananas and a Raspberry Pi computer board. The Makerspace are a community… read more

SimCity Special Edition AR.Drone

SimCity Special Edition AR.Drone

25/04/2013

Win an AR.Drone 2.0 Limited Edition SimCity Participate in the giveaway, and try to win a Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 SimCity Special Edition and the latest SimCity. Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 x SIMCITY Subscribe to Parrot newsletter and try to win Click here… read more

AR.Drone at The Gadget Show

AR.Drone at The Gadget Show

18/04/2013

Parrot AR.Drone at the Gadget Show Live 2013 Flying Toys, UK distributors of the Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 have been in touch to tell us about what they got up to at the Gadget Show Live in Birmingham. Rotorworld sent their avid reporter Tom Stacey to the show His rep… read more

Filming the Gadget Show Live

Filming the Gadget Show Live

15/04/2013

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 films The Gadget Show Live Parrot showcases the power and possibilities of the AR.Drone 2.0's forward-facing HD camera The Flying Toys Team found the Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 perfect for filming the 2013 Gadget Show Live with it's high defintion forward-facing c… read more

AR.Drone Stars at Gadget Show

AR.Drone Stars at Gadget Show

11/04/2013

Parrot AR Drone stars at The Gadget Show Live Event's opening footage is filmed using the innovative Drone from Parrot.   The Parrot AR Drone 2.0 quadricopter has proved a popular attraction at The Gadget Show Live. The Drone was flown in the Hub Theatre, hosted by BBC Radio… read more

AR.Drone Steals the Show

AR.Drone Steals the Show

10/04/2013

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 steals the show The Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 quadricopter has proved a star attraction at The Gadget Show Live.   UK distributors Flying Toys were delighted to see such huge crowds gathered around the Parrot stand, where four AR.Drones were flown together in tig… read more

Flying High - Gadget Show Live

Flying High - Gadget Show Live

09/04/2013

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 flying high at The Gadget Show Live Flying app toy Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 wows crowds with synchronised group flying Undoubtedly the ultimate flying toy, the Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 quadricopter proved a star attraction at The Gadget Show Live, taking place at the Birm… read more

Parrot Drone - Huge Hit at GSL

Parrot Drone - Huge Hit at GSL

05/04/2013

Parrot Drone is huge hit at Gadget Show Live Undoubtedly the ultimate flying toy, the Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 quadricopter proved a star attraction at The Gadget Show Live, taking place at the Birmingham NEC from 2nd – 7th April 2013.Always a Gadget Show favourite, the Parrot AR.Drone 2.… read more

AR.Drone Dance - Rotorworld

AR.Drone Dance - Rotorworld

04/04/2013

  Parrot AR.Drone Dance video from the Gadget Show Live These impressive videos shot by Rotorworld show four AR.Drone 2.0s dancing to music, behaving almost like synchronised swimmers.  This is the first time such a demo has been shown at the UK, and it was certainly an i… read more

AR.Drone 2.0 - David McClelland

AR.Drone 2.0 - David McClelland

01/04/2013

  Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Quadricopter – Hands-On Video Preview I got hands-on with the new Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 at the London press launch last week.   You can read the piece I wrote for Computer Weekly just here, or watch the interview/hands-on video I put together below… read more

AR.RACE 2 APP UPDATE

AR.RACE 2 APP UPDATE

30/03/2013

AR.Race 2 JUST FLY - The Training Flight option enables you to pilot the Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 and to take aerial photos and videos. Connect to your AR.Drone by Wi-Fi and you are ready to fly. Use an iPhone, iPod or iPad touchscreen as a directional pad to control your AR.… read more

Model Flying on TV

Model Flying on TV

26/03/2013

Model Flying on TV If you are a regular watcher of the googlebox or TV as so many like to call it, you may have seen a Silverlit Helicopter appearing in the new Apple Adverts. Apple - iPhone 5 - TV Ad   Silverlit Blu-Tech Heli Silverlit’s b… read more

AR.Drone Space Station Docking

AR.Drone Space Station Docking

20/03/2013

Flying your AR.Drone could help space station docking! A free European Space Agency app released today turns a popular iPhone-controlled ‘home drone’ into a spacecraft. The augmented reality game lets owners of Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 quadcopters attempt dockings with a simulated Inter… read more

AR.Drone Space Station Docking

AR.Drone Space Station Docking

18/03/2013

  Flying your AR.Drone could help space station docking! A free European Space Agency app released today turns a popular iPhone-controlled ‘home drone’ into a spacecraft. The augmented reality game lets owners of Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 quadcopters attempt dockings with a simula… read more

Apple use Blu-Tech Heli for Ad

Apple use Blu-Tech Heli for Ad

16/03/2013

  Apple choose Blu-Tech Heli for new iPhone ad Silverlit's Blu-Tech Heli can be seen rising into view, showcasing the heli's mix of tech and design Flying Toys were delighted to discover that their top of the range Silverlit Blue-Tech Heli has been selected by Apple to app… read more

Silverlit Copter in iPhone TV Ad

Silverlit Copter in iPhone TV Ad

15/03/2013

  Video: Silverlit R/C copter in new iPhone ad Apple selects Silverlit Blue-Tech Heli, supplied by Flying Toys, to appear in video. Supplier Flying Toys says it's delighted to discover its top of the range Silverlit R/C copter has appeared in the latest iPhone ad. The iC… read more

Blu-Tech Heli in Apple iPhone Ad

Blu-Tech Heli in Apple iPhone Ad

14/03/2013

Silverlit Blu-Tech Heli used in latest Apple iPhone 5 TV ad By Tom Stacey On March 13, 2013                 Flying Toys have been in touch to say that their top of the range Si… read more

Silverlit Heli in new iPhone Ad

Silverlit Heli in new iPhone Ad

13/03/2013

  Silverlit helicopter features in new iPhone ad Flying Toys has discovered that their Silverlit Blue-Tech Heli has been selected by Apple to appear in the latest iPhone advert.   Silverlit’s iConnect Blu-Tech Heli uses Bluetooth to connect to an iOS device, and is de… read more

New Games for AR.Drone 2.0

New Games for AR.Drone 2.0

07/03/2013

Free games for AR Drone 2.0 arrive Both AR.Race 2 and AR.Rescue 2 are free to download on the App Store. Parrot has launched its first dedicated games for the AR Drone 2.0 remote controlled copter. Both free App Store games allow… read more

AR.Race 2 App Available Now

AR.Race 2 App Available Now

04/03/2013

AR.Race 2 AR.Race 2 is a racing game for Parrot’s AR.Drone 2.0. It is available on iPhone®/ iPod touch®/ iPad®. Play alone or try the multi-player version, where competitors race one after the other and try to set the fastest time. You only need one AR.Drone 2.0 to play… read more

New Products for 2013

New Products for 2013

26/02/2013

Flying Toys Update – Lots of new fun things for 2013 David and Janine at Flying Toys have been in contact to show us their new range of toys and gadgets for 2013. Not just flying gadgets, but surface toys as well, don't forget Christmas soon sneaks up!   … read more

Flying Toys Update

Flying Toys Update

25/02/2013

Flying Toys Update – Lots of new fun things for 2013 David and Janine at Flying Toys have been in contact to show us their new range of toys and gadgets for 2013. Not just flying gadgets, but surface toys as well, don't forget Christmas soon sneaks up!   … read more

35 Year Success Story

35 Year Success Story

23/02/2013

Flying Toys a 35 year success story Recently the team from ADH publishing caught up with Janine & David Rawlins as they attended the Spring Fair at the NEC in Birmingham. This also coincided with the celebration of being in business for 35 years. We wish David & janine all th… read more

News From Flying Toys

News From Flying Toys

22/02/2013

News from Flying Toys By Tom Stacey Flying Toys have been in touch, firstly to let us know that the company is 35 this year. This is an amazing length of time and just goes to show the success and longevity of the hobby in the UK.  We wish Flying Toys a further 35 years (at leas… read more

Flying Toys 35 Years

Flying Toys 35 Years

21/02/2013

Flying Toys a 35 year success story Recently the team from ADH publishing caught up with Janine & David Rawlins as they attended the Spring Fair at the NEC in Birmingham. This also coincided with the celebration of being in business for 35 years. We wish David & janine all th… read more

Flying Toys Video Goes Global

Flying Toys Video Goes Global

20/02/2013

  The Amazing AR.Drone 2.0 Flying Ballet – CES 2013 Las Vegas Setup of a "magic carpet" for AR.Drone 2.0 aerial choreography indoor & outdoor at CES 2013 in Las Vegas! Watch the video              … read more

Gadget Show Professional Day

Gadget Show Professional Day

20/02/2013

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AR.Drone Invasion at Spring Fair

AR.Drone Invasion at Spring Fair

19/02/2013

Flying Toys invades Grossman's stand Company sends a Parrot AR Drone 2.0 around to film at the Spring Fair. Flying Toys has sent Toy News a video of its quadricopter invading the H Grossman stand at the Spring Fair. The Parrot AR Drone 2.0 features a camera which can be used to film … read more

Flying Toys Film Tresor Paris

Flying Toys Film Tresor Paris

13/02/2013

       Tresor Paris Stand The Tresor Paris EIffiel Tower proved the star of the show in the Jewellery hall at The Spring Fair, with a visit from Times Red attracting considerable attention. Jules Annan from Concertphotog… read more

Flying Toys Film The Spring Fair

Flying Toys Film The Spring Fair

13/02/2013

  Highlights of the 2013 Spring Fair filmed with a Parrot AR.Drone 2.0       A selection of the best stands seen at the 2013 Spring Fair, was filmed by the Flying Toys Team, using… read more

Flying Toys Film The Spring Fair

Flying Toys Film The Spring Fair

11/02/2013

Flying Toys film the Spring Fair 2013 The Flying Toys Team used the latest specification Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 with its high definition camera to film the fun of the fair … read more

Flying Toys in Friday Blog

Flying Toys in Friday Blog

08/02/2013

Normal service is resumed…it’s the Friday Blog! Flying Toys’ David Rawlins had something of a mixed week. He was presented with a surprise cake by the organisers to celebrate his 35th year at the show, which is a tremendous achievement. But when I caught up with him on the Mond… read more

Flying Toys 35th Anniversary

Flying Toys 35th Anniversary

31/01/2013

Flying Toys celebrates 35th anniversary at the Spring Fair The firm will showcase 21 new Silverlit products and R/C toys. The company will be introducing new Silverlit products at the show, including two 'Motion Intelligent' helicopters, as well as the latest Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 qu… read more

Flying Toys 35th Anniversary

Flying Toys 35th Anniversary

30/01/2013

Flying Toys celebrates 35th anniversary at Spring Fair Directors David and Janine Rawlins are looking forward to celebrating Flying Toys’ 35th anniversary at the 2013 Spring Fair.   … read more

Flying Toys 35th Anniversary

Flying Toys 35th Anniversary

29/01/2013

Flying Toys celebrate 35th Anniversary at the Spring Fair! Company directors David and Janine Rawlins are looking forward to celebrating Flying Toys 35th Anniversary at the 2013 Spring Fair … read more

Flying Toys - 35th Anniversary

Flying Toys - 35th Anniversary

26/01/2013

Celebrating 35 years of Flying Fun in February R/C Electric Flyer See the Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 demonstrated at the 2013 Spring Fair, where Flying Toys will be launching 21 sensational new Silverlit products! Flying Toys 35th Anniversary Clearly David & Janines products ha… read more

Silverlit New Products for 2013

Silverlit New Products for 2013

23/12/2012

Sensational New Silverlit Bluetooth Supercars for 2013 Following the success of the high profile Silverlit Bluetooth Ferrari Enzo, Flying Toys will be adding a Porsche 911 Carrera & Mercedes Benz SLS AMG for 2013! Tom shows David some excit… read more

AR.FreeFlight 2.2

AR.FreeFlight 2.2

23/12/2012

      Download the latest version of AR.FreeFlight 2.2 and access the AR.Drone Academy Map … read more

FIREBOX TOP TOYS 2012

FIREBOX TOP TOYS 2012

22/12/2012

Announcing the Top Toys for 2012 in Toys'n'Playthings Ben Redhead from Firebox selects his Top Outdoor Toys Featuring Flying Toys Silverlit Spy Cam-2 & Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 in the Top Three for 2012! www.firebox.com   … read more

Stephen Fry - Gadget Man

Stephen Fry - Gadget Man

09/12/2012

Fun & Games - Broadcast Monday 10th December @ 8.30pm on Channel 4, featuring the Parrot AR.Drone 2.0  Fun & Games Fun & Games This time Stephen looks at how gadgets entertain us. There's the Parrot AR.Drone 2.0, a r… read more

The Gadget Show Live @ Christmas

The Gadget Show Live @ Christmas

04/12/2012

The UK's Premier Gadget Show Live in London See the Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 in action at The Gadget Show Live @ Christmas Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 recommended as an iPad Mini accessory by The Gadget Show Team Huge crowds attended The Gadget Show Live @ Chris… read more

AR.Drone 2.0 Best of User Videos

AR.Drone 2.0 Best of User Videos

22/11/2012

See the Best User Videos from around the world, filmed with the versatile Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Where can I buy Parrot products? | Technical support | Contact Parrot … read more

Blu-Tech Heli by Chris Dorling

Blu-Tech Heli by Chris Dorling

21/11/2012

Chris Dorling reflects on his first Silverlit Picoo Z Chopper and tests the latest Blu-Tech Heli A few years back, Santa bought me a tiny little helicopter known as the Picoo Z. At the time, it amazed everyone and was the first miniature helicopter that you could fly ind… read more

Sky Eagle by Stuart Messenger

Sky Eagle by Stuart Messenger

20/11/2012

Stuart Messenger Tests Silverlit's Sky Eagle If you're looking to encourage a youngster with their first helicopter this Christmas, and you want a machine that will take a few Knocks, the Sky Eagle would be worth considering. Failing that, you may know someone who would appreciate an… read more

AR.Drone 2.0 Comic Book

AR.Drone 2.0 Comic Book

18/11/2012

     View Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Comic Book Online Available from Flying Toys distributors on demand.   … read more

Gift Library Catalogue

Gift Library Catalogue

16/11/2012

  The Gift Library 2012 Collection Brand New Gift-Library Christmas Catalogue Gift-Library.com CEO Caroline Stanbury is a cognoscente of everything fabulous and is widely respected for her keen eye for fashion, style and luxury products. Having built a successful… read more

The Gadget Show UAV's

The Gadget Show UAV's

13/11/2012

  The Gadget Show All the latest tech views from The Gadget Show studio. Iceland: UAVs Jase & Polly capture some amazing video with the help of the latest high tech UAVs Jason & Pollyanna head to Iceland’s … read more

Heli Xpress & Heli Twister

Heli Xpress & Heli Twister

05/11/2012

Six Sensational Silverlit Helicopters to be Won in Flying Toys Christmas Wordsearch Competition Three lucky R/C Model Flyer readers will each receive a Silverlit Heli Xpress & Heli Twister, by finding the answer in the yellow squares. The Silverlit Heli Xpress & Heli Twi… read more

Rotorworld Happy Heli Christmas

Rotorworld Happy Heli Christmas

05/11/2012

Neil Mead checks out the Silverlit Heli Cube The Silverlit Heli Cube is yet another triumph of model helicopter engineering, from the sub-micro model experts. R/C Rotorworld Happy Heli Christmas Gift Guide Featuring the Parrot AR.Drone 2.0, plus Silverlit's bluetooth Ferrari… read more

2012 Aviators Ball

2012 Aviators Ball

04/11/2012

The 2012 Aerobility Aviators Ball Flying Toys are privileged to support the prestigious Aviators Ball, that proved the Christmas charity function of the year in 2011 for all who attended. See Flying Toys products in action at the prestigious 2011 Aviators Ball … read more

THE SUN TV GUIDE

THE SUN TV GUIDE

04/11/2012

More James Bond Gadgets seen in the National Press featuring Flying Toys products Flying Toys Spy Cam-2 chosen as a James Bond Gadget by The Sun TV Magazine This remote controlled chopper can swoop across the sky and record video using its built in camera. www.sciencemuseums… read more

LIVE TOP 100 GADGETS

LIVE TOP 100 GADGETS

04/11/2012

The Mail On Sunday announce The Top 100 Gadgets of The Year Silverlit Bluetooth Ferrari Enzo selected as Top Toy & Live Gadget 2012 Awards Winner This year has been another stunning year for technology – We’re showcasing the best of the best, from the big blockbuster p… read more

Paris Air & Space Museum

Paris Air & Space Museum

04/11/2012

Video recorded with a Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Shot on location at the Air & Space Museum of Paris - Le Bourget Airport, France, with their kind permission. Where can I … read more

Daily Mail Weekend Magazine

Daily Mail Weekend Magazine

27/10/2012

  Top Flying Toys selected as James Bond Gadgets for Christmas 2012 James Bond Gadgets & Gizmos Silverlit Spy Cam-2 featured in the Daily Mail Weekend Magazine www.sciencemuseumshop.co.uk … read more

Sky Unicorn by Steve Dorling

Sky Unicorn by Steve Dorling

23/10/2012

Steve Dorling's Test Flight featuring the Silverlit Sky Unicorn from Flying Toys The Sky Unicorn is absolutely rock steady in the hover. All in all, yet another faultless presentation from Silverlit, so if you fancy something like this to amuse yourself with when the weather is too unc… read more

FIREBOX AR.DRONE 2.0

FIREBOX AR.DRONE 2.0

09/10/2012

  Ryan Collins selects the Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 as the Top Radio Controlled Toy As featured in the October edition of Toys'n'Playthings. www.firebox.com   … read more

Rotorworld Visits Flying Toys

Rotorworld Visits Flying Toys

06/10/2012

Rotorworld visits Flying Toys David & Janine Rawlins were delighted to receive a visit recently from R/C Rotorworld editor, Neil Mead. The meeting provided an opportunity to catch up with the latest developments from both Parrot and Silverlit, and have a good chat! … read more

Ferrari Enzo Top App Toy in Live

Ferrari Enzo Top App Toy in Live

03/10/2012

The Mail on Sunday Live Magazine Order the Silverlit Bluetooth Ferrari Enzo Online from The Science Museum … read more

Silverlit Heli Xpress Test Flght

Silverlit Heli Xpress Test Flght

03/10/2012

RC Electric Flyer Test Flight featuring the Silverlit Heli Xpress Cargo Carrier The Heli Xpress is a three channel contra-rotating model offering basic flight controls of forwards, backwards, left and right, plus up and down motions. There is a fourth channel on the handset that contro… read more

AR.Drone 2.0 by Tom Stacey

AR.Drone 2.0 by Tom Stacey

03/10/2012

'The Parrot AR.Drone was one of the most innovative and unusual machines we've featured in Rotorworld' Tom Stacey takes a look at its replacement, the unsurprisingly named Parrot AR.Drone 2.0. Although the new model looks almost identical to the older one, nearly every part has been ch… read more

Silverlit Sky Eagle by Joe Brown

Silverlit Sky Eagle by Joe Brown

03/10/2012

Silverlit Sky Eagle - A larger outdoor R/C helicopter reviewed by Joe Brown The Sky Eagle is a contra-rotating heli, so one set of blades turns one way whilst the other turns the opposing way. Using this system, the heli creates a good amount of lift an… read more

Amazon Top 10 R/C Planes

Amazon Top 10 R/C Planes

03/10/2012

The Ten Most Popular Remote Controlled Planes Available on Amazon Silverlt X-Twin Jet selected as Top Remote Control Plane in the Mail on Sunday Live Magazine, with Five of Flying Toys favourites included the Top Ten! Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 chosen by Amazon as a To… read more

Heli Xpress & Heli Cube

Heli Xpress & Heli Cube

01/10/2012

John Stennard visits Wings & Wheels and looks at Silverlit's micro helis I was able to meet up with David, Janine and the Flying Toys team at the AR.Drone arena. In spite of the strong wind the pilots were managing to fly with a surprising degree of precision. The AR.Drone 2.0 i… read more

AR.Drone 2.0 by Richard Morris

AR.Drone 2.0 by Richard Morris

01/10/2012

Richard Morris Tests the new Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 from Flying Toys Version One of the AR.Drone was without a doubt a triumph of technology and there is also no doubt in my mind that 2.0 is a great improvement. The controls are much crisper and when left to hover in one position it is mu… read more

AR.Drone 2.0 by Nigel Cartright

AR.Drone 2.0 by Nigel Cartright

01/10/2012

Nigel Cartwright assesses the amazing new Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 in his regular Small Rotors column Parrot haven’t rested on their laurels over the last two years, they’ve been busy developing the subject of this review, the AR.Drone 2.0. The minute the first shipment arrived on the d… read more

AR.Drone Academy Hotspots

AR.Drone Academy Hotspots

01/10/2012

          Looking for the perfect place to fly? Search for Hots… read more

LIVE JAMES BOND GADGETS

LIVE JAMES BOND GADGETS

30/09/2012

  Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 selected as a James Bond Gadget in the Mail on Sunday Live Magazine Controllable via a smartphone or tablet, the quadricopter is equipped with a 720p HD camera. www.ardrone2.com   … read more

AR.Drone 2.0 by John Stennard

AR.Drone 2.0 by John Stennard

01/09/2012

Leading Traplet writer John Stennard tries a spot of Quadricopter flying with the latest Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Technology moves on so fast that it seems no time at all since the original AR.Drone appeared and caused a sensation on the flying scene. Now the AR.Drone 2.0 has arrived, and I… read more

Silverlit & Parrot App Toys

Silverlit & Parrot App Toys

01/09/2012

John Stennard looks at the latest Silverlit Blu-Tech Heli, Ferrari Enzo & Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 in his Light Flight column Silverlit somehow manages to come up every year with new concepts that embrace the latest technology and it’s always exciting to examine what they have deliver… read more

AR.Drone 2.0 by Nigel Hawes

AR.Drone 2.0 by Nigel Hawes

01/09/2012

See what traditional aeromodeller Nigel Hawes thinks of the latest Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 'The original AR.Drone 2.0 from Parrot was itself an amazing innovation, but there's no doubt that this version 2.0 brings significant improvements'. … read more

AR.Drone 2.0 Best of User Videos

AR.Drone 2.0 Best of User Videos

31/08/2012

    Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Best of User Videos #3 … read more

AR.Drone 2.0 London 2012

AR.Drone 2.0 London 2012

09/08/2012

London 2012: Flying with champions - World record swimmer pilots the AR.Drone 2.0 Gold medallist Amaury Leveaux pilots the AR.Drone 2.0 Videos recorded with a Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 … read more

AR.FreeFlight 2.1 Announced

AR.FreeFlight 2.1 Announced

02/08/2012

    AR.DRONE ACADEMY: Stats, Replay, Maps and more! (Beta) … read more

AR.Drone 2.0 by Kevin Crozier

AR.Drone 2.0 by Kevin Crozier

01/08/2012

Kevin Crozier test flies the new Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Wi-Fi controlled Quadricopter If you are a regular Q&EFI reader you are probably well aware that your favourite Traplet model magazines are now available to download digitally on to computers, phones and other mobile devices… read more

The Science Museum Gift Shop

The Science Museum Gift Shop

01/08/2012

The Science Museum offer a superb selection of Flying Toys products Available from the Gift Shop and often available online. Visit The Science Museum Open every day except 24 to 25 December 10.00am to 6.00pm. During the school holidays and every weekend thro… read more

Gadgets Go Live August 2012

Gadgets Go Live August 2012

01/08/2012

Radio Control Rotorworld visit The Gadget Show Live 2012 Distributors of the new Parrot AR.Drone, Flying Toys, were on hand at the Gadget Show Live at the NEC in Birmingham to show off the latest model to the press. Rotorworld's editor Neil Mead went along to the event where he met up … read more

AR.Drone 2.0 by Joe Brown

AR.Drone 2.0 by Joe Brown

01/08/2012

AR.Drone 2.0 Flight Test by Joe Brown for R/C Model Flyer 'The second generation Parrot AR.Drone has a trick up its sleeve' Download Product Review Parrot AR Drone 2.0 Video – Jubilee Beacon Dunstable Downs Joe Brown captures this special occasion with the n… read more

Stuff Awards AR.Drone 5 Stars

Stuff Awards AR.Drone 5 Stars

01/08/2012

        Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 awarded 'Five Stars' by Stuff magazine in their August issue Stuff says 'With HD skills and AR smarts, version two offers even more flying fun'. Download Product Review … read more

AR.Drone 2.0 Best of User Videos

AR.Drone 2.0 Best of User Videos

15/07/2012

      Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Bestof User Videos #2 … read more

Parrot Launch New AR.Drone Games

Parrot Launch New AR.Drone Games

15/07/2012

Parrot launch first dedicated games for AR.Drone 2.0 Take flight and compare yourself to AR.Drone pilots from around the world Parrot has launched it's first dedicated games for the AR.Drone 2.0, allowing pilots to immerse themselves in two brand new augmented reality games. AR.R… read more

2012 Wings & Wheels

2012 Wings & Wheels

03/07/2012

Flying Toys launch the latest Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 to model fans at Wings & Wheels The Flying Toys Team launched the AR.Drone 2.0 to regular R/C model enthusiasts at the UK's largest & longest running annual model show, Wings & Wheels Model Spectacular which took place on 23rd &a… read more

Daniel of Windsor AR.Drone 2.0

Daniel of Windsor AR.Drone 2.0

01/07/2012

W J Daniel Department Store Flying the Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 outside the store in Windsor Richard Daniel demonstrates the Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 in the Toy Department   … read more

First Edition of Electric Flyer

First Edition of Electric Flyer

01/07/2012

Flying Toys Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Featured in the First Edition of RC Electric Flyer An unprecedented eight page product review appears in this brand new magazine. RC Electric Flyer's verdict 'Great fun for novice to expert' An interesting & informative article that descibes al… read more

AR.Drone 2.0 Best of User Videos

AR.Drone 2.0 Best of User Videos

28/06/2012

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Best of User Videos … read more

Olympic Torch in Southend

Olympic Torch in Southend

06/06/2012

The Olympic Torch arrives in Southend on Sea - Filmed by Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Sonia Richards carries the Olympic flame along Southend seafront, past the Adventure Island theme park on 6th June 2012. … read more

Blu-Tech Heli & Ferrari

Blu-Tech Heli & Ferrari

01/06/2012

Flying Toys promote their latest Silverlit products simultaniously in R/C Model Flyer & R/C Car Racer Offering the highest specification possible Silverlit's sensational Bluetooth products Although it clearly doesn't fly, David Rawlins couldn't resist this Apple &… read more

AR.Drone 2.0 Arrives in UK

AR.Drone 2.0 Arrives in UK

21/05/2012

The first delivery of the new Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 arrived in the UK on schedule W/C 21st May Pallets of the Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 outside Flying Toys warehouse waiting for collection The first two lorry loads ready for distribution to Flying Toys trade customers Magn… read more

AR.FreeFlight 2.0 for Android

AR.FreeFlight 2.0 for Android

15/05/2012

Parrot AR.FreeFlight 2.0 available for Android   … read more

AR.Drone 2.0 Wings & Wheels

AR.Drone 2.0 Wings & Wheels

09/05/2012

Flying Toys to launch Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 at Wings & Wheels The Flying Toys Team will return to Wings & Wheels on 23rd & 24th June 2012 at North Weald Airfield, Epping, Essex, to launch the latest Parrot AR.Drone 2.0. With Flying Toys first delivery of the new Parrot AR.D… read more

BAE and RAF Education Roadshow

BAE and RAF Education Roadshow

01/05/2012

BAE Systems and RAF Education Roadshow 2012 See the AR.Drone in action at the launch event in London on the 13th  March 2012. Video: BAE Systems and The Royal Air Force Education Roadshow Promo 2012. Lee Philips advises that the Parrot AR.Drone is havin… read more

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Tutorials

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Tutorials

27/04/2012

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Set Up, Pilot & Record Tutorials … read more

AR.Drone - Gadget Show 360 Promo

AR.Drone - Gadget Show 360 Promo

18/04/2012

The brand new series of The Gadget Show: World Tour begins on Monday April 23rd at 8pm   Spot the Parrot AR.Drone ffying in the worlds first 360 promo on The Gadget Show Use your mouse to scroll a full 360 degrees around Jason and Polly's set! Watch the trailer for the bra… read more

Parrot AR Drone 2.0 hands-on

Parrot AR Drone 2.0 hands-on

18/04/2012

Gadget Show Live 2012: Parrot AR Drone 2.0 hands-on The Gadget Show  Friday 13 April 2012 Gadget Show Live 2012: Parrot AR Drone 2.0 hands-on At Gadget Show Live 2012 we played with a lot of cool stuff, including the Parrot A.R. Drone 2.0 – an awesome quadricopter that yo… read more

A.R.Drone 2.0 - Gadget Show

A.R.Drone 2.0 - Gadget Show

16/04/2012

Parrot A.R. Drone 2.0 lights up Gadget Show Quadricopter placed in three major categories by the GSL team The AR.Drone 2.0, which launched to the public this week at the prestigious Gadget Show Live, has been placed in three major categories by the GSL team. The high-tech flying to… read more

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 - Top Gadget

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 - Top Gadget

16/04/2012

Flying Toys' Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 nominated  top gadget The AR.Drone in action The new Parrot AR.Drone 2.0, launched by Flying Toys this week at the Gadget Show Live, has been placed in three major categories by the GSL team. The categories include Top Ten Toy… read more

AR.Drone 2.0 - Gadget Show Live

AR.Drone 2.0 - Gadget Show Live

16/04/2012

AR.Drone 2.0 scoops a trio of Gadget Show Live honours Toy News by Lewis Tyler   The latest version of the iPhone controlled helicopter gets off to a flying start. The AR.Drone 2.0 was launched to the public by its exclusive UK distributor Fl… read more

AR.Drone 2.0 to Launch in May

AR.Drone 2.0 to Launch in May

21/03/2012

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Quadricopter to launch in May Undoubtedly the ultimate flying toy, the AR.Drone 2.0 represents the latest development of Parrot's world renowned high tech quadricopter, that is easily controlled by Wi-Fi using a smartphone or tablet. It features a high definition camera wi… read more

Toy News - Custom Gold AR.Drone

Toy News - Custom Gold AR.Drone

09/03/2012

Flying Toys reveals custom gold AR.Drone by Lewis Tyler     The special enthusiasts' model will be on sale at The Gadget Show Live. With the AR.Drone 2.0 on its way, Flying Toys has contrived a way to shift its remaining AR.Drone sto… read more

Toy News - AR.Drone 2.0

Toy News - AR.Drone 2.0

02/03/2012

AR.Drone 2.0 to take flight in June By Lewis Tyler   Parrot unveils the next version of its app-controlled flying toy at a London launch party. At a media launch party on Thursday night Parrot's technicians showed off the new features of the A.R Drone 2.0. … read more

Rotorworld - Flying Toys Website

Rotorworld - Flying Toys Website

02/03/2012

Flying Toys Launches Latest Website Flying Toys company directors, David & Janine Rawlins were delighted to introduce 27 brand new Silverlit items at the recent Spring Fair held at the Birmingham National Exhibition Centre, where the Parrot AR.Drone made its debut at the prestigious trade… read more

Rotorworld - Spring Fair

Rotorworld - Spring Fair

05/02/2012

Flying Toys at the Spring Fair Flying Toys, distributors of the excellent Silverlit ultra-micro heli range and Parrot AR.Drone amongst others, recently exhibited at the Spring Fair held at the NEC, Birmingham. Spring Fair International attracts buyers from the world’s stores, indep… read more

Silverlit Flying Toys - Nurnberg

Silverlit Flying Toys - Nurnberg

31/01/2012

Nurnberg Toy Fair 2012 - Preview Day The annual Spielwarenmesse International Toy Fair, Nurnberg kicks off today, 31st January, with the 'Press preview' event. This gives the exhibitors a chance to show off their latest innovations prior to the show opening to the toy trade tomorrow. … read more

Customising the AR.Drone

Customising the AR.Drone

11/12/2011

Customising options for the Parrot AR.Drone With Sales of the Parrot AR.Drone reaching their peak in the run up to Christmas, retail customers will be re-assured by a 12 month manufacturers warranty, covering defective parts and workmanship. Obviously this warranty does not cover crash d… read more

Toys'n'Playthings Top Flying Toy

Toys'n'Playthings Top Flying Toy

24/11/2011

The Top Flying Toy for Christmas! With the Parrot AR.Drone predicted to become Flying Toys top product this Christmas, by the company's managing director David Rawlins, there has never been a better time to buy. Since their appointment as UK distributor of the prestigious Parrot AR.Drone last… read more

Toy News - Aviators Ball

Toy News - Aviators Ball

14/11/2011

The firm's provides a selection of R/C helicopters to the charity evening at Heathrow’s Terminal 5. Flying Toys will support the Aviators Ball by providing a selection of R/C helicopters for guests. The black-tie evening takes place on Saturday 26th and attracts some of the UK’s most … read more

RotorWorld Silverlit Heli's

RotorWorld Silverlit Heli's

14/11/2011

Silverlit helis from Flying Toys on TV David Rawlins of Flying Toys will be making another live TV presentation on Ideal World on Sunday around at 6.00pm with the Silverlit Space Phoenix selected as their 'Consumers Choice'. See a promo video of the Silverlit Space Phoenix her… read more

Flying Toys - Aviators Ball

Flying Toys - Aviators Ball

14/11/2011

Flying Toys are proud to support the prestigious 'Aviators Ball', to be held at the Sofitel Hotel Terminal 5 Heathrow Airport on Saturday 26th November The toy company will be supplying an assortment of Silverlit Space Avengers and Sky Dragon helicopters as table gifts, to be flown durin… read more

AR.Drone Best of User Videos

AR.Drone Best of User Videos

11/11/2011

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Firebox Christmas Predictions

Firebox Christmas Predictions

02/11/2011

The internet gifts and gadgets specialist names its ten best-selling toys. Firebox.com has picked Kuchi-Paku, a dancing plush toy from Japan which works with any MP3 player, as its top Christmas toy. The top ten also includes toys from Lego, Vivid, Wow Stuff, Peers Hardy and Ravensbu… read more

AR.Hunter Released

AR.Hunter Released

31/10/2011
Gifts Today, Top Toy

Gifts Today, Top Toy

27/10/2011

The Top Flying Toy for Christmas! With the Parrot AR.Drone predicted to become Flying Toys top product this Christmas, by the company's managing director David Rawlins, there has never been a better time to buy. Since their appointment as UK distributor of the prestigious Parrot AR.Drone … read more

Happy Birthday AR.Drone

Happy Birthday AR.Drone

29/09/2011

The users of Android–powered smartphones and fans of the Parrot AR.Drone can now find a free version of AR.FreeFlight’s piloting application developed by Parrot on Android Market™. Once the application has been downloaded and connected via Wi-Fi with the quadricopter, the device’… read more

AR.Drone available for Android

AR.Drone available for Android

06/09/2011

Important Announcement - The Parrot AR.Drone is now compatible with Android devices. All future shipments from Flying Toys may be flown with both Apple & approved Android phones. The latest version of AR.FreeFlight has already been validated with four devices: Motorola Xoom, HTC … read more

Willard Wigan’s AR.Drone

Willard Wigan’s AR.Drone

16/08/2011

Willard Wigan’s amazing AR.Drone micro sculpture of the AR.Drone Recognised as the world’s leading micro artist, Willard Wigan is well known by modellers for his tiny solid gold sculpture of the iconic Silverlit Picoo Z. At less than two millimetres long, it proved a sensation when … read more

Wings & Wheels Arena

Wings & Wheels Arena

03/07/2011

AR.Drone Arena at Wings & Wheels The Flying Toys team received an enthusiastic response to their Parrot AR.Drone demonstrations at the special 25th Anniversary Wings & Wheels Model Spectacular. Although many visitors had seen promotional videos on YouTube and product reviews … read more

Flying Toys Team at Old Warden

Flying Toys Team at Old Warden

19/05/2011

The Flying Toys Team demonstrate the AR.Drone at Old Warden Nigel & Elton demonstrated the AR.Drone at Old Warden The Flying Toys Team visited Old Warden aerodrome on the 7th - 8th May, to celebrate the lives of two good friends and much loved personalities from the model trade, … read more

The Gadget Show Live!

The Gadget Show Live!

02/05/2011

Flying Toys and AR.Drone at The Gadget Show Live! The Parrot AR.Drone has been voted one of the top 50 must-have gadgets seen at The Gadget Show Live event which took place at the NEC, Birmingham recently, by popular presenter Jason Bradbury, who describes the high profile product as fol… read more