Surveillance Drones

Juba – Cash-strapped South Sudan has spent millions of dollars on Israeli surveillance drones and security cameras aimed at fighting rampant crime in the capital Juba, officials said on Monday. The first two drones and 11 cameras will be deployed by Israeli company Global Group, President Salva Kiir said at a launch event. Criminals “can […]

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Against a rash of wildfires that burned across Southern California this week, the Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD) celebrated the first official flight of its field surveillance drones. On Friday, LAFD posted a video on Instragram of a drone taking flight to monitor the devastation of the Skirball fire, a 475-acre blaze near the Los Angeles neighborhood of […]

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NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Drone USA, Inc. (OTC Markets: DRUS) (“Drone USA” or the “Company”), a drone reseller, drone service provider and distributor of products to the U.S. police and firemen, U.S. industry and the U.S. Government, announced the sale of 15 surveillance drones to a $120-billion Fortune 500 company. Michael Bannon, Drone USA’s Chief Executive Officer, […]

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NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Drone USA, Inc. (OTC Markets: DRUS) (“Drone USA” or the “Company”), a drone reseller, drone service provider and distributor of products to the U.S. police and firemen, U.S. industry and the U.S. Government, announced the sale of 15 surveillance drones to a $120-billion Fortune 500 company. Michael Bannon, Drone USA’s Chief Executive Officer, […]

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NEW DELHI/ BEIJING: An unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) of the Indian Army, with advanced electro-optical sensors and cameras for surveillance and intelligence-gathering, crashed in Tibet across the Line of Actual Control (LAC) from northern Sikkim, leading China to express “strong dissatisfaction” over the “air intrusion” into its territory. Sources said the UAV was a medium-altitude, […]

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A newly established South Korean army brigade known as the “decapitation unit” has been allocated 340 million won ($310,000) to purchase equipment including drones and grenade machine guns. The country’s Ministry of National Defense announced the budget for the unit, intended to eliminate North Korean leader Kim Jon Un, on Wednesday. The figure is a small […]

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Beijing accused India of infringing on its territorial sovereignty after an Indian drone “invaded” Chinese airspace before crashing, triggering fresh tensions between the two nations ahead of Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi’s trip to New Delhi. India said the incident was caused by a “technical problem”, but Beijing said it was “dissatisfied with” and opposed […]

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In the aftermath of the June 2014 accident at its pipeline in Andhra Pradesh that killed at least 18 people, the state-owned firm has taken a number of initiatives to raise safety standards. [Representative Image] (Image Source: Reuters) NASA drone race sees human pilot beat AI-controlled… read more at: http://indianexpress.com/article/technology/tech-news-technology/gail-hires-drones-to-secure-gas-pipelines-maintain-aerial-surveillance-with-satellite-tech-4970756/

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