Privacy Policy


Rippton: means, individually and collectively, the operator(s) of the Rippton Platform, including Ningbo Pelican Drone Co., Ltd. and T&J Pelican PTY Ltd. Rippton Platform: means such websites as Rippton's official website (, the Rippton Store, the Rippton mobile application, Rippton unmanned aerial vehicles (“UAVs”) that connect to the Rippton Platform, and other associated websites that display this Privacy Policy.

Important Privacy Information:

Please make sure you have carefully read and fully understood this Privacy Policy before you use the provided services through the Rippton Platform. You may contact the customer services center of the Rippton Platform should you have any questions.

By using the Rippton Platform, you will be deemed to have accepted all the terms of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree with the terms contained in this Privacy Policy, you should immediately stop using the Rippton Platform.

Privacy Policy:

Rippton (hereinafter referred to as "we" or “us”) highly respects the privacy of our customers' personal information. When you are using the provided services, we will collect, process, store, make use of and share your personal information in accordance with this Privacy Policy. By reading this Privacy Policy, you can learn how Rippton do and how you can take steps to protect your privacy.

If you have any questions, you can contact us via the contact information listed below. If you disagree with any of the terms set forth in this Privacy Policy, stop using the Rippton Platform immediately. When you use any service provided by Rippton Platform, you agree that we may collect, process, store, make use of, share and protect your personal information as set forth in this Privacy Policy.

I.  Scope of the Privacy Policy

Rippton is committed to providing customers with better, higher-quality, and personalized services for you to enjoy a more convenient life. All services related to Rippton Platform are all subject to this Privacy Policy.

The Rippton Platform contains links to other sites that are not owned or controlled by us. Please acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for the collection and use of your information by such third parties. This Privacy Policy applies only to the information collected by the Rippton Platform.

II. How is your personal information collected?

To provide you better, higher-quality, and more personalized services, or to prevent from Internet fraud, we collect your personal information through the following methods:

1. Personal information you provide to us. When you register a Rippton account and use the relevant services, we will collect the information you fill in, including but not limited to your name, gender, birth date, and contact information such as telephone number, email address, and mailing address.

And we may also collect your other reasonable information to provide your requested services, including that when you contact our team, you send in response to questionnaires, and when you interact with Rippton's affiliates or partners.

Also, if you use interactive features on the Rippton Platform (such as comments features, blogs, or other interactive tools), please know that the information may be viewed by others and you should not have an expectation of privacy in such content.

Besides, when choose to share fishing spots including location information and other details (e.g., flight route and distance), Rippton and others will also have access to that information.

2. Information automatically collected during your use of services. When you visit the web pages or use the services on the Rippton Platform, Rippton will automatically collect information regarding your browser and computer, including but not limited to your IP address, browser type, language used, the date and time of your visit, software and hardware information, and a record of web pages you demand.

As for that of the mobile versions of the Rippton Platform, we collect information related to your mobile device, including but not limited to, the device model, device identification code, operating system, resolution, and network operator. With your permission, Rippton may collection location information related to your use of UAVs.

Meanwhile, we may also collect certain basic information about your use of the Rippton platform which, for example, may reveal to us malicious activity associated with us and your Internet use habits in order to increase the services safety and make better preparations for prevention from phishing website fraud and Trojan horse viruses, and prevent fraud and other criminal activity.

3. Information obtained from third parties. We may also collect personal information from Rippton's affiliates, partners or other third parties to provides us with services.

III. How is your personal information used?

To provide services improve service quality, we will use the collected personal information as follows:

1.      To provide you with, maintain and improve the Rippton Platform and the services you use.

2.      To recommend to you content that you may be interested in, including but not limited to, sending you product and service information, displaying personalized information from third parties through the Rippton Platform, or sharing your personal information with Rippton partners so that they can send you relevant information about their products and services. If you do not wish to receive the above information, you may unsubscribe through unsubscribe function in the emails our partners send you.

3.      To prevent, discover and investigate acts of fraud, illegal behavior, or noncompliance with our or our affiliates’ policies or rules, in order to protect the legitimate rights and interests of you, our other clients or us or our affiliates.

4.      We may combine personal information we collect with other personal information in order to provide you with more personalized services, such as making use of, sharing or disclosing your personal information to let you have a wider social circle.

5.      For other purposes that you permit.

IV. How is your information shared?

We will not sell or rent any of your personal information to third parties for use or marketing purposes. We will only share your personal information with third parties under the following circumstances:

1.      We will share to the administrative or judicial authorities when required by law and regulation or upon the request.

2.      We will share to Rippton's subsidiaries and affiliates.

3.      We will share to service partner(s) to process your personal information on our behalf, under our guidance and in compliance with our Privacy Policy.

4.      We will share to the related party or person with your prior consent or authorization in connection with a dispute or controversy between you and others that requires sharing your information .

5.      We will share to a third party if you violate any law, regulation or Rippton's Privacy Policy or other rule.

6.      We will share when disclosure required protecting the legitimate rights and interests of Rippton and its affiliates or users.

7.      We may share to service providers, advisers, potential transactional partners, or other third parties in connection with the consideration, negotiation, or completion of a corporate transaction in which we are acquired by or merged with another company or we sell, liquidate, or transfer all or a portion of our assets.

V.  Personal Information Storage

Your personal information and profile collected by Rippton will be stored on servers of Rippton and/or its affiliates or service providers, and it may be transmitted to and visited, stored as well as displayed in countries and regions other than countries and regions of your residence or of the countries and regions where your personal information and profile are collected by Rippton.

VI. Protection of Your Personal Information

To ensure the security of your personal information, we use physical, electronic and regulatory security measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized disclosure, damage or loss. If you become aware of any unauthorized disclosure of your personal information, especially the disclosure of your account and password information, please immediately contact Rippton Platform so that we can take actions accordingly.

VII. Protection of Minors

The Rippton Platform is not directed to children under the age of 13 and we do not knowingly collect information directly from children under the age of 13. If you become aware that your child or any child under your care has provided us with information without your consent, please contact us at the contact information listed below.

VIII. Visit, Update or Delete Your Personal Information

Please contact us when you intend to update, modify, request the deletion of or ask that we cease processing the personal information you provided (save as required by and/or in accordance with any applicable law), to opt out of receiving any communication from us, or if you have any questions regarding our Privacy Policy. Your personal information shall only be processed with your consent, and you are entitled to email us at to revoke of your consent. Please note that your revocation of your consent will not influence the legality of our processing of your information according to your consent before the revocation thereof. We are committed to solving any problems in regards to the processing of your personal information, and you may contact us at any time in case of any question or concern.

IX. Amendment to This Privacy Policy

We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time, so please visit this web page regularly. We will notify you of changes to this Privacy Policy by posting an updated Privacy Policy on this page and changing the date below. If we make any major changes to this Privacy Policy that would materially affect information that we have already collected from or about you, we will provide you with an opportunity to consent to those changes.

Updated on: 2017-07-28