Sunday, October 22, 2017

DRONES

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Phoenix Air Purchases AERIGON and Receives N-number from FAA Los Angeles, CA: Apr. 14, 2016 . . . Intuitive Aerial has been granted a Section 333 exemption by the FAA to operate any aircraft on...
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Is this pizza-delivering drone from Dominos just a publicity stunt, or a tantalizing look at the future of food delivery? Because while the eight-bladed DomiCopter is a little impractical given it needs a skilled pilot,...
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Amazon has been busy testing out its new Prime Air initiative at a secret location in the English countryside. The service’s promise of a 30-minute delivery by specially designed drones may look like click-bait...

Ivan Sikora, City University London | The thing about unmanned aerial vehicles, or drones as they’re commonly known, is that they’re very useful. They’ve been put to use for inspecting infrastructure, firefighting, monitoring in disaster areas...

This week, the Washington Post published a story about a new US plan to use lethal drone strikes in Syria to destroy ISIS capabilities on the ground. By David Alpher, George Mason University  The desire to do...
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Over the past 15 years, drones have progressed from laboratory demonstrations to widely available toys. Technological improvements have brought ever-smaller components required for flight stabilization and control, as well as significant improvements in battery technology....
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As petroleum has become harder to find, it's become increasingly costly and dangerous to extract. Could aerial data-collection bots create a new boom in fossil fuels? Oil and gas exploration has always moved at the...
Holiday drone

This holiday season, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is estimating that over one million small “Unmanned Aerial Systems” (sUAS’s) – drones, to the rest of us – will be sold to consumers. But as hordes...

Garar Adan was the reported mastermind of the 2013 Westgate Mall shootings in Nairobi, Kenya, where four heavily armed men entered the mall on September 21

Brian Wilson, 45, raced to the scene with his DJI Phantom 2 quadcopter and shot  about 30 minutes of video before the battery died. His drone has four blades and weighs about 3 pounds. <!--NYDN-1300 -...

No Drone Zone, Washington, D.C. tops list Drones flying over Niagara Falls provided stunning views of the Siberian Express' effects on a wonder of the world. The incident with the drone crashing into the White...

Drone Racing! E-sports have taken the world by surprise in the last decade by increasing the number of people attaining to events where people play video-games by the thousands. Now, a new future sport is...