Innovative Platform Protects Helicopter, Multi-rotor and VTOL Equipment During Takeoff and Landing

Ocelleye, LLC, a commercial drone operator in North America announced today the release of its UAV Landing Zone for unmanned aerial systems weighing less than twenty-five pounds. The company prides itself...

Blueye Robotics Is Pioneering the Underwater Drone

While drones are increasingly affordable, they're also starting to be found in more places than just above our heads. We recently covered MIT's efforts to have drones not only traverse the...

MIT’s gas-powered drone is able to stay in the air for five days at...

Last month, a team of MIT engineers launched Jungle Hawk Owl from the back of a compact car. It was the first flight for the 24-foot-wide drone, which the team believes...

Support grows for drone register as CAA undertakes consultations

Supporters of a registration scheme for drones have won over one of the local industry's leading innovators.The Airline Pilots Association appealed last month for an urgent review of drone rules in...

Rally Footage Worth Losing A Drone Over

The World Rally Championship visited Sardinia earlier this month, a rough, high-flying event that ate at least one drone. Here’s the (non-crashing) footage that made one drone’s demise worth it, at...

Cities look for ways to enforce no-drone zones

San Francisco Gay Pride organizers are prohibiting drones from this weekend’s celebrations, but if the recent Golden State Warriors parade is an indication, keeping the popular quadcopters from taking off might...

As Modi prepares for Trump meeting, US expected to OK India drone purchase

The United States is expected to authorize India's purchase of a naval variant of the Predator drone, two sources familiar with the situation said, ahead of a visit next week by...

Congress Introduces Bipartisan Drone Innovation Act

Republican Congressman Jason Lewis (R-MN-02) led the legislation for the Drone Innovation Act, which looks to define operations of civil UAS under 200 feet and within state, local, or tribal jurisdictions.If...

SpaceX’s mystery “Optimus Prime” drone ship robot spotted testing ahead of BulgariaSat-1 mission

Just a little over three months ago, in mid March, fans of SpaceX caught their first full glimpses of a mysterious robot aboard the drone ship Of Course I Still Love...

Minnesota police department gets new drone

A police department in southern Minnesota has acquired a new drone that it hopes to use to track people who wander off because of certain conditions.The Rochester Police Department acquired the...