Switzerland begins postal delivery using drone

Postal delivery using drone Agence France-Presse Switzerland’s postal service said on Tuesday it had begun testing parcel deliveries by unmanned drones, although widespread use of the flying postmen is not likely to kick...

New UAVs – Commercial Unmanned Helicopters

Laflamme Aero Inc., a developer of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), has announced the launch of a $2.3 million project for the development of a 300-kg unmanned helicopter, the LX300. The company...
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AEROMAPPERS UAVs mapping drone updates

Aeromao Inc. A leading edge UAV manufacturer from Canada has recently made several updates to its Aeromappers family of drones as well as additions to its payload offerings. The Aeromapper family of...

Drone goes inside Lorain County fireworks show

WELLINGTON, Ohio - We’re getting a different look at the Lorain County fireworks show thanks to a drone. The video, posted by “Drones of America” on YouTube, shows the prep work going...

Farmers eager for drones, but most can’t fly them

Watching a flying demonstration on Maryland's Eastern Shore, the Missouri farmer envisions using an unmanned aerial vehicle to monitor the irrigation pipes on his farm — a job he now pays...
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Drones used in fight against whaling

The Whaler Watching Programme is a citizen-led campaign to document and expose the full truth about commercial whaling in Iceland. Our organisation holds the belief, shared by the overwhelming number of...

Drone Helps Firefighters Save Stranded Rafters

Firefighters had to use a drone to save a teenager and a younger boy when they became stuck on a rock in the middle of a raging current. Rescue crews tried...
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Dutch Government successfully uses Aerialtronics drones for traffic control

Altura Zenith used to monitor traffic and provide real-time information at the Concert at Sea in Zeeland for the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and Environment. The Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and Environment...
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T-Mobile take delivery of first drone from Aerialtronics

Jeffrey Leentjes, network specialist, explains why safety comes first when inspecting 5,000 antenna masts in The NetherlandsTelecoms ​companies can save time and significant operation costs when inspecting mobile communication towers with...
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3DR: This is the best consumer ‘drone ever made

For China’s Shenzhen-based DJI Technology Co., business is better than good. The company—not even ten years old—owns roughly 70 percent of the nascent, but booming $2 billion consumer drone market, according...