July 2019

YOU might soon see police drones zooming over your head, as police announce they could be used to find criminals, investigate car crashes and to search for missing people.  Drones may soon be a frequent part of the police’s armoury, with Thames Valley Police confirming they will roll out a pilot to test the capability of the […]

WINNIPEG, Manitoba — Canadian police said Wednesday they are scaling down but not abandoning the hunt in a remote and rugged part of northern Manitoba for two teenagers suspected of killing a college professor, a North Carolina woman and her Australian boyfriend. Over the last nine days, police and others have used helicopters, drones, boats […]

Mr. bin Laden was likely operating on the Pakistan-Afghanistan border, said Thomas Joscelyn, a senior fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies. While Mr. Joscelyn said he doubted that Mr. bin Laden was next in line to lead Al Qaeda, he said he had an important role, both in terms of ties to the […]

Gone are the days when drones were so expensive you’d have to save up for one. Now you can get a high-quality drone that does tricks and takes cool photos without dropping a grand or more. These four drones are great for beginners or expert drone pilots looking to expand their collection. And at these […]

BOZEMAN, Montana, July 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — On July 17th, a variant of the Marine Air Defense Integrated System (MADIS) family of counter drone systems, the LMADIS, in use by the USMC, downed an Iranian drone in the Persian Gulf, which flew within 1,000 yards of a US Navy Vessel. The LMADIS is the product of a rapid […]

FORT LEE, Va. – From recreation to research, the use of unmanned aircraft systems in our world has become as commonplace as smartphones and dashboard computers. The USPS and Amazon are among the corporate entities rapidly implementing UAS package delivery. The military deploys drones daily for reconnaissance and interdiction operations, with additional logistics applications on […]