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Drone defense shotgun shells tested in action

Collectors of shotgun shell curiosities, Taofledmermaus, undertook a test of the “Skynet Drone Defense” 12 gauge shell.The shells are billed as being able to take down a multi-rotor or similar to...
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Beware the terrorist drones!

The emergence of terrorist drones flown by ISIS in Iraq has fueled interest in drone-defense technology – while raising questions about whether the U.S. is ready for potential drone terrorist attacks...

New Drone Laws Limit Air Space Over Northeast Avalon

If you own a drone and want to fly it near St. John’s, you are now out of luck. New regulations from Transport Canada make it illegal to take flight in...

New regulations for drones in Canada

Recreational drone users in Canada face new restrictions on where and when they can fly their remote-controlled devices, under new rules being announced today by Transportation Minister Marc Garneau.The rules, which...

Why it’s a big deal that commercial drones flew around the Atlanta airport

Experts say the approval indicates that as the drone market matures, the FAA is more willing to consider broader applications for the new technology.“It’s a very big deal," said Jim Williams,...
A French army falconer works with a golden eagle as part of a military training for combat against drones in Mont de Marsan French Air Force base. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau

Eagle vs Drone

France says it is ready to use a squadron of four specially trained golden eagles, besides jamming or GPS blocking equipment, to neutralise drones following recent reports that Islamic State used...

Australia’s CASA teams up with Drone Complier to develop their official “Can I fly...

The Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) has teamed up with specialist company to develop a smartphone, tablet and web-based app to help drone flyers fly safely and responsibly.The app, called ‘Can I...

Pine Knob release drone policy

Southeast Michigan Ski resort Pine Knob has put down on paper what it expects of drone users this winter.Not the first ski mountain to lay down the law.Out of safety concerns...

Drones are banned from today’s presidential inauguration

Washington, DC was designated a no-fly zone after the September 11 terrorist attacks, but the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) recently reminded folks who are attending today’s presidential inauguration to leave their...

State Drone Laws: Learn How to Fly Legally Wherever You Are

Despite the FAA’s warning that state and local drone regulations would create an industry-stifling “patchwork quilt” of regulations, new drone ordinances, regulations, and laws continue to be introduced across the country....

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