Team In Flight

As athletes from 92 nations gathered at the PyeongChang 2018 Opening Ceremony, a stunning record breaking Intel® Drone Light Show1 celebrating the spirit of the Olympic Games was broadcast to viewers worldwide.

Opening Light Show Over PyeongChang

Tradition calls for the Opening Ceremony to begin with the lighting of the torch – a symbol of unity and progress. That symbol extends to the sky, as over 1,200 Intel® Shooting Star™ drones2 help kick off the XXIII Olympic Winter Games.

Intel at the Olympic Games

See how Intel brought new technologies and innovation to millions as an Official Worldwide Partner of the XXIII Olympic Winter Games.

Fans experienced action in virtual reality, connectivity in 5G, wonder in a fleet of drones, and esports on a new global stage.

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With Intel® True VR, the best seat at the Olympic Games was your living room sofa.

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Intel shared our vision of connectivity at PyeongChang 2018 with 5G powered by Intel® technologies.

A new kind of champion emerged. Intel brought esports to South Korea, including StarCraft® II at Intel® Extreme Masters and Steep™ Road to the Olympics.

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Experience More Drone Light Shows

The Intel® Shooting Star™ drone has traveled the world, from flying high above the Los Angeles skyline to creating art over the harbor at Vivid Sydney.

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Intel® Falcon™ 8+ Drones Deliver Spectacular Video from Above PyeongChang

The International Olympic Committee has partnered with Intel to create amazing behind-the-scenes videos. Fitted with cinema-grade cameras, rugged Intel® Falcon™ 8+ drones are ideal to perform in heavy winds and harsh conditions like in PyeongChang. Fans around the world will see the results: stunning landscapes, dramatic aerials, and unique perspectives of the XXIII Olympic Winter Games.

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Explore Drone Stories

Intel® drone technology is revolutionizing the way we study our changing climate – and the wildlife it deeply impacts.

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The Intel® Shooting Star™ drone helped a Hollywood studio celebrate a major home release with a 300-drone light show above the LA skyline.

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Product and Performance Information

1 The Intel® drone logo was not part of the Opening Ceremony.

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