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As drone industry grows, a fight looms for control of the sky

When Jim Komsa launched his aerial photography business in 2013, using airplanes to shoot photos from the sky, he said there were only a handful of competitors in all of New...

Watch this drone beat a Formula E racecar — and then crash spectacularly

Race fans are preconditioned to enjoy watching things explode into tiny bits. It’s built into their DNA. And while this weekend’s all-electric Formula E race in New York City was unfortunately...

Drone ‘threat’ to planes over Israel

A man has been arrested on suspicion of flying a consumer drone close to planes as they prepared to land in Tel Aviv. The 21-year-old was held after footage was posted...

Will a drone save your life? The answer is coming sooner than you think

The uses for unmanned aerial vehicles in agriculture are now more abundant than ever. From checking cattle to studying crop yields, the use of drones by many in agriculture is growing...

Central Floridian invents first digital ‘drone billboard’

As cars cruised past the Parc Corniche Hotel this week, passengers may have noticed a first-of-its-kind sight hovering high above the International Drive resort.A 360-degree LED video screen mounted on a...

Drone-based PV maintenance: Is thermographic inspection heating up?

Drone investment has taken off over the last several years across a range of use cases. One use case is using drones to carry out thermographic analysis of solar PV plants....

“No Drone Zone”

While it’s hard to get on top of a drone, Deadwood’s trying its best.July 3, the city commission passed a resolution establishing community standards for drone operations within Deadwood and also...

Striking a balance on drone regulation

We’re living in a brave new world of technology, and the possibilities really are endless.One of the most exciting developments is Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), or drones.You’ve probably seen one...

Drone pilot fined $900 for ‘hazardous’ flight at Sylvia Jeffreys and Peter Stefanovic’s wedding

When TV presenter Sylvia Jeffreys and her journalist partner Peter Stefanovic tied the knot in April, a glittering Instagram post caught CASA's eye.Jeffreys uploaded soaring footage of the celebration at Kangaroo...

Kanwar Yatra begins: UP government bans DJs; Kanwariyas told to carry IDs, drones to...

The Yogi Adityanath government is keen to ensure that the month-long yatra in which pilgrims walk barefoot with pitchers of the holy Ganga water from Haridwar to Shiva temples in their...

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