Tuesday, March 28, 2017

DRONES

DRONES

Researchers at the University of Zurich have unveiled new technology enabling drones to recover stable flight from any position and land autonomously in failure situations. It will even be possible to launch drones by...

Mark Bowden investigates how the unmanned, remote-controlled aircraft altered the battlefield forever Though unmanned, remote-controlled drones had been used in times of war since World War II, they were revolutionized in 1995. The Gnat, developed...

Intuitive Aerial Inc. Opens Los Angeles Office Los Angeles, CA: Intuitive Aerial AB (INTU.ST), the Swedish manufacturer of the professional cinema drone the Aerigon, has opened a new Los Angeles office. Intuitive Aerial Inc., the...

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

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...

By Alison Vekshin, Bloomberg.  A move by police agencies in the San Francisco Bay Area to deploy drones for the first time is provoking a backlash from leaders and activists who fear the surveillance will...

DIY Drones are ll the rage! Around the globe sophisticated DIY drones shouldn't flood airspace making weekly news headlines - as if bird strikes were not enough concern for commercial air travel. Have you noticed, from...

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 -...

Amazon.com Inc. is testing drones to deliver goods as the world’s largest e-commerce company works to improve efficiency and speed in getting products to consumers. The Amazon.com Inc. Prime Air octocopter is seen in this...

A small town in Colorado is considering issuing $25 licenses for its residents to hunt drones, and it's gaining support. -- A resident in the small town of Deer Trail, Colorado, recently proposed a town...
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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,...