Surveillance Drones

The Navy’s sea-sweeping surveillance drone is on track to be delivered to the fleet in 2018, so the question now is, where will they live? Two sites in Florida and one on Virginia’s eastern shore are under consideration as bases for the MQ-4C Triton, which will work in tandem with manned P-8A Poseidon surveillance aircraft, according […]

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If you plan to sell the photos your drone takes or try a fly-in drone pizza delivery start-up, you will have to follow new regulations set down by the Federal Aviation Administration. The regulations, known as Part 107, which went into effect Monday, require drone pilots wanting to use their unmanned aerial systems, or drone, […]

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The Navy’s sea-sweeping surveillance drone is on track to be delivered to the fleet in 2018, so the question now is, where will they live? Two sites in Florida and one on Virginia’s eastern shore are under consideration as bases for the MQ-4C Triton, which will work in tandem with manned P-8A Poseidon surveillance aircraft, according […]

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Critics cite low-battery life, high number of drones required to cover the 94.5-km long E-way, inability to capture legible pictures of license plates and high human intervention It may have come from a genuine intention, but the state government’s decision to try out Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), colloquially referred to as drones, to patrol the […]

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Canada has signed a US$14.2 million worth contract with the US to acquire Blackjack small unmanned aircraft for surveillance. The RQ-21A Blackjack is a small unmanned aircraft that will provide the Canadian Army with persistent, real-time intelligence through aerial surveillance and reconnaissance. The UAV is a critical component of the Land Force Intelligence, Surveillance, Target […]

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BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Since January, the city of Baltimore has been under intermittent surveillance from the sky, and the public was never told, according to a report out this week in Bloomberg Businessweek. A small Cessna airplane equipped with cameras spent hours flying over the city, and feeding its footage back to huge hard drives, […]

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ISLAMABAD: Federal government has decided to strictly monitor China- Pak Economic Corridor (CPEC) project. According to media reports, Minister for Planning Commission Ahsan Iqbal has completed consultation process with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in connection with security arrangements of CPEC project. It was decided during the consultations that security of the project would be ensured […]

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ISLAMABAD: Federal government has decided to strictly monitor China- Pak Economic Corridor (CPEC) project. According to media reports, Minister for Planning Commission Ahsan Iqbal has completed consultation process with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in connection with security arrangements of CPEC project. It was decided during the consultations that security of the project would be ensured […]

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the post is also available in: Hebrew :הכתבה זמינה גם ב A prototype of an Arctic-capable solar-powered drone for monitoring and telecommunications transmissions has successfully performed a 50-hour-long test-flight in Russia. Designers are preparing a three-times-bigger version for tests later this year. The solar powered SOVA (Owl) drone, a collaborative effort of the Tyber Company […]

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MADRID —  Spanish police have started using drones to help patrol some of the country’s most popular beaches at a time when tourist arrivals are reaching record highs. Police in Benidorm, on Spain’s eastern coast, rolled out the technology in July this year, using the in-built camera on the light unmanned aircraft to detect swimmers […]

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MADRID —  Spanish police have started using drones to help patrol some of the country’s most popular beaches at a time when tourist arrivals are reaching record highs. Police in Benidorm, on Spain’s eastern coast, rolled out the technology in July this year, using the in-built camera on the light unmanned aircraft to detect swimmers […]

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