December 2018

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – A departure hall at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport was briefly cleared on Monday after a man claimed to have a bomb, national police said in a statement. No explosives were found at the airport, the police said, adding that the arrested person held for questioning is a 51-year-old Canadian man. The statement did […]

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Guillermo Arias/AFP/Getty ImagesA Central American migrant who hopes to reach the U.S. looks through the border fence in Playas de Tijuana, Mexico, on Saturday. Guillermo Arias/AFP/Getty ImagesAbove, a migrant climbs the border fence. Below, children traveling with Central American migrants play at the beach next to the border fence. Guillermo Arias/AFP/Getty Images … read more […]

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Drones are not just a weapon of soldiers; neither a kid’s toy now, this powerful combination of talents is metamorphosing the entire industry. The fabulous capabilities of drone are affecting lives by supplying medical aids in remote areas to delivering tasty pizza at our doorstep in just a few minutes. They now are shaping our […]

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300 N.J. Veterans Memorial Home residents received a gift specially selected for them during the eighth annual “Second Wind Dreams” celebration in Vineland on Wednesday, December 19, 2018. Adam Monacelli, Vineland Daily Journal … read more at: https://www.thedailyjournal.com/story/news/2018/12/31/vineland-electric-utility-helps-out-after-drone-snared-lines/2451498002/

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In a unique initiative, the Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology in Kolkata has decided to launch a course on drone technology. The course will include modules on repairing, navigation and other aspects of drones. The decision was taken in view of large-scale use of drones for surveillance and crowd management by law enforcement […]

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In the electric utility industry, utilities are increasingly using drones to inspect their infrastructure and assess damage following severe storms. A new technology from FLIR systems could help utilities to fly their drones longer, therefore increasing efficiency in the field.  FLIR Systems, Inc. has launched three Neutrino midwave infrared (MWIR) camera cores: the small, lightweight FLIR […]

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“I don’t know how they’re going to track all those serial numbers but we should be able to know who’s behind those drones. It’s a matter of privacy, public safety and national security.” CASA announced Christmas Eve it would crack down on drone operators, particularly around airport areas, using surveillance technology. “We’ll have equipment that […]

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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The New York Police Department announced Tuesday the launch a new fleet of aerial drones to enhance investigation and feed live video back to officers and commanders around active crime scenes. “As the largest municipal police department in the United States, the NYPD must always be willing to leverage the benefits […]

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