PAtrick Tucker of Defense One reports that in the Ukraine-Russia war the Russian-backed infantry and artillery units have used more than 16 types of drones to identify enemy positions and deliver fire, often within minutes. The US Army has the Maneuver Fires Integration Experiment at Fort Sill in Oklahoma to speed next-generation anti-drone technology to […]

by

What drones mean for surveillance By Matt Leonard Sep 28, 2016 As drone technology evolves, the federal government has responded with regulations, such as the recently released rules on small unmanned aircraft. Some would argue that the government’s slow integration of drones into the national airspace is holding back businesses like Amazon that want to […]

by

When Go Pro has barely sipped the skies with its Karma drone for a week, its rival DJI has come up with its riposte in the form of Mavic Pro. Unveiled on Tuesday, Mavic Pro is an “ultra-portable” personal camera drone that can be folded up into “roughly the size of a water bottle”, according […]

by

NEWS RELEASE ONTARIO PROVINCIAL POLICE ************************* TOWN OF MINTO – On Sept. 23, 2016 at approximately 2:28 p.m. members of the Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police received a call from a property owner advising that he had located two large duffel bags containing marijuana plants in his field near Wellington Road 4 in the Town […]

by

DJI Phantom 4 All-around best consumer drone It’s pricy, but if you’re looking for a complete package — an excellent camera, ready to fly out of the box, obstacle avoidance and automated flight modes — this is the drone to get. Read full review … read more at: https://www.cnet.com/topics/drones/best-drones/

by

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has thrown her support behind a push for the state’s police service to use more drones in crime detection. Police Minister Bill Byrne is in talks with Commissioner Ian Stewart about an expansion of the service’s current use of drones. The unmanned aircraft could be used in chases, prisoner escapes, search […]

by

NEWS RELEASE ONTARIO PROVINCIAL POLICE ************************* TOWN OF MINTO – On Sept. 23, 2016 at approximately 2:28 p.m. members of the Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police received a call from a property owner advising that he had located two large duffel bags containing marijuana plants in his field near Wellington Road 4 in the Town […]

by

Orlando Police officers direct family members away from a multiple shooting at a nightclub in Orlando / AP BY: Bill Gertz Follow @BillGertz September 28, 2016 4:59 am The domestic terrorist behind the Orlando nightclub massacre was motivated by a Pentagon drone strike in Iraq a month before the shooting, according to police transcripts made […]

by

An unmanned U.S. Predator drone flies over Kandahar Air Field, southern Afghanistan, on a moon-lit night. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, File) A Pakistani journalist has sued the U.S. government saying that the CIA is responsible for the deaths of his brother and son who were killed in a drone attack on his home in December 2009. […]

by