Surveillance Drones

Skydio Thirteen eyes, the brain of a self-driving car and a 4K-resolution camera to record your every move. And it flies.  No, it’s not a creepy surveillance robot (though I’m sure it could be), but… read more at: https://www.cnet.com/news/skydios-r1-drone-flies-itself-with-help-from-13-cameras/

by

Photos published by the IDF Spokesperson’s Unit on Saturday show the Syrian Tiyas Military Airbase from which the UAV that infiltrated Israel.   Follow Ynetnews on Facebook and Twitter   Also known as the T-4 Airbase and located in the Homs Governorate, north of Tiyas, the base has been used by Iran for the past […]

by

An Israeli surveillance drone, flying over the  northern Gaza Strip was hacked and downed by a resistance group in the coastal region. A Palestinian security source in Gaza told the Hamas-affiliated Palestinian Media Center, that “the resistance managed to remotely control the drone, and downed it, in northern Gaza.” The sources added that this is […]

by

An Israeli surveillance drone, flying over the  northern Gaza Strip was hacked and downed by a resistance group in the coastal region. A Palestinian security source in Gaza told the Hamas-affiliated Palestinian Media Center, that “the resistance managed to remotely control the drone, and downed it, in northern Gaza.” The sources added that this is […]

by

Israeli security stands around the wreckage of an F-16 that crashed in northern Israel on Saturday. The Israeli military shot down an Iranian drone it said infiltrated the country before launching attacks on at least a dozen Iranian and Syrian targets inside Syria. Rami Slush/AP hide caption … read more at: https://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2018/02/10/584763612/israeli-fighter-jet-downed-during-attack-on-syria-after-drone-downed-says-israel

by

Israeli security stands around the wreckage of an F-16 that crashed in northern Israel on Saturday. The Israeli military shot down an Iranian drone it said infiltrated the country before launching attacks on at least a dozen Iranian and Syrian targets inside Syria. Rami Slush/AP hide caption … read more at: https://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2018/02/10/584763612/israeli-fighter-jet-downed-during-attack-on-syria-after-drone-downed-says-israel

by

Either way, the jet crash represented a severe blow to Israel’s prestige and could mark a major change after years in which Israel has acted against targets in Syria with relative impunity. The Israeli military said in statement that it “sees the Iranian attack and the Syrian response as a severe and irregular violation of […]

by

File photo Drones flew too close to manned aircraft 1,200 times in 2015, according to the FAA. In 2016, that number jumped to 1,800 times. In 2017, there was an actual collision between an unmanned aircraft and a Blackhawk helicopter. That tracks with ownership trends, as the number of civilian-owned unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) registered […]

by

Behind the noisy aerobatic flight displays and lines of visitors ogling fighter jets and missiles on the tarmac, the future of aviation is on display in a cavernous exhibition hall at the Singapore Airshow, Asia’s largest aeronautical event. And that future is drones. Among the crowds of media, military and marketing execs, there’s a drone, […]

by

Aerial view of an animal conservation area captured using drones The World-Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Zambia has announced that it is launching a pilot project focusing on the use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) also known as drones for environmental monitoring in ZamThe project is aimed at enabling the Department of National Parks and […]

by