November 7, 2018

A Delta Airlines crew saw a drone about 15 miles northeast of Boston Logan International Airport late Wednesday morning, according to the Federal Aviation Administration. The flight, which was arriving from Philadelphia, landed safely at Logan, and the crew did not have to take any “evasive action” because of the drone, officials said. No injuries […]

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“What that’s gonna do, is it’s actually going to give us a fresh perspective, something that we probably couldn’t see from the ground level,” said Bell. “We’re actually out here today to do something we’ve never been able to do before.” … read more at: http://www.newson6.com/story/39440445/coweta-police-use-drone-to-search-area-after-finding-womans-body

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A rescue drone that can find people who are lost in the forest is being developed in Latvia. Researchers have equipped a drone with a thermal camera that can pick out the body heat of people among the trees. Artificial intelligence is used to spot humans and alert the drone operator Superfast 5G mobile connectivity […]

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Being pitched as “The Drone that flies itself”, the  new model named ‘Hover 2’ from Zero Zero Robotics is long overdue, but this innovative new design may introduce fresh competition for the current market-leader, DJI. The original Hover Camera drone launched in 2016 and was generally liked by consumers due to its folding compact size. […]

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In a review she conducted in 2016, Mulero-Pázmany suggests that drone operators avoid flying at animals head-on, as this is thought to be most threatening. Similarly, all flights should be as short and discrete as possible, while using models are smaller and electric which are much quieter than larger, gas-powered drones. Altitude is also key, […]

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Turkey has long prioritized developmental and operation of unmanned systems for its military and for export. The Turkish military was largely dependent on the Israeli-made Heron unmanned aerial vehicles in its fight with Kurdish insurgents in early 2000s when the government-controlled Tusas Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) started working on the Anka, Turkey’s first indigenous drone. […]

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In December 2016 Connect Robotics delivered food for an old man in the mountains of Portugal using the drone pictured here.Wikipedia Back in the desktop era and early stages of computing, software developers were just programmers. Then, as the age of mobile dawned, we found software engineers identifying as mobile-first developers in the knowledge that […]

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MOSCOW (AP) — Attempted drone attacks at this year’s World Cup in Russia were thwarted by government authorities, the head of the host country’s Federal Security Service said Wednesday. Alexander Bortnikov said his officers “took measures to detect and foil attempts by terrorists to use drones during the preparation and hosting of various major political […]

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NEW YORK, Nov. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Drone Surveillance Market for Energy Industry (Type – Multirotor, Fixed Wing, Hybrid; Application – Pipeline Monitoring and Inspection, Offshore Platform Inspection, Power Plant Inspection, Inspection of Power Distribution Lines, Wind Turbine Inspection, Solar Panel Inspection) – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2018 – 2026Read […]

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Both Stafford and Long Beach Township police departments purchased industrial-grade drones this year, and already they have proven helpful in locating missing persons and in other law enforcement applications. This weekend, in particular, has had local police drones busy searching for one Bu Quach, the 65-year-old resident of Manahawkin Nursing and Rehabilitation who went missing […]

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“Usage of a [drone] would be based upon the totality of circumstances,” Lieutenant Philip Halley, who leads the Georgetown police’s drone unit, told me: “the scope of the crime scene, the distance over which the incident occurred, and whether we thought there may still be persons involved in the area of the incident, whether they […]

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But when biologists started watching the video, they saw a very different story. We could all learn a lesson from this baby bear: Look up don’t give up. pic.twitter.com/nm0McSYeqY — IM🍑HIM (@ziyatong) November 3, 2018 The video, they say, was clearly captured by a drone. And in it, they saw the work of an irresponsible […]

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