STORY: The world’s largest drone manufacturer DJI Technology is temporarily ceasing its business in Russia and Ukraine. The Chinese manufacturer produces both hobby drones and larger aircraft for professional use, for example in agriculture. DJI condemns any use of its drones to cause harm. Sales in these countries are temporarily suspended so that nobody uses the drones in combat, a company spokesman said. This is not a statement about a country, but a statement about one’s own principles. This makes DJI the first major Chinese company to halt sales to Russia amid the Ukraine war. There, on the Ukrainian side, hobby drones are also used for reconnaissance
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