July 30, 2018

Roughly 40 interns and students scurried about Sunday at El Camino College’s Murdock Stadium – dripping sweat and yelling into megaphones and two-way radios while controlling remote-controlled airplanes, drones, and rovers across a football field sized map of the world. The teams, comprised of students El Camino College and Hawthorne High, were assigned a virtual […]

Skysense and Avansig, a Spanish information and communication technology developer, are working together to power the first indoor surveillance drone for multinational security company Prosegur. Skysense offers a lightweight, fast-charging infrastructure that eliminates the need to remove the battery from unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) or to manually charge batteries every time they run out, according […]

The United States military’s Africa Command has confirmed that its forces began deploying armed drones in Niger earlier this year. The West African country’s government granted American forces permission in November 2017 to arm their drones – but neither side had previously confirmed their deployment. “In coordination with the Government of Niger, US Africa Command has […]

NEW YORK (FOX5NY) – Two European drone companies are partnering to create the first autonomous indoor surveillance drone system. Skysense has partnered with Avansig, to autonomously power the drone for Prosegur, a multinational security company. Skysense says Prosegur’s surveillance drone can execute its own patrol route in a building and land itself on Skysense’s charging pad […]

Copyright by WIVB – All rights reserved Copyright by WIVB – All rights reserved Related ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WIVB) – There are new rules for drones in Orchard Park, just in time for Bills preseason. This comes after town officials realized their drone ordinance wouldn’t fly. The parking lot at One Bills Drive is empty […]

Drone hits Iowa toddler playing in the park Copyright 2018 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Video BETTENDORF, IA (KWQC/NBC… read more at: https://www.nbc4i.com/news/u-s-world/drone-hits-iowa-toddler-playing-in-the-park/1334409042

(CNN)Every week, I offer a glimpse of the kind of intelligence assessments that are likely to come across the desk of the President of the United States. Modeled on the President’s Daily Briefing, or PDB, which the director of national intelligence prepares for the President almost daily, my Presidential Weekly Briefing focuses on the topics […]