We've seen a few inventive solutions to stopping malicious drones in their tracks, including aircraft designed to capture them in a net, guns that jam their frequencies and even eagles trained to snatch them out of mid-air.
United Parcel Service received federal approval to operate a fleet of drones, giving it broad privileges to expand unmanned package delivery, the shipping giant said Tuesday.
Commercial drone delivery officially launched today with the FAA approval of UPS. TechCrunch reports UPS Gets FAA Approval to Operate an Entire Drone Delivery Airline UPS announced today that it is the first to receive the official nod from
The controversial PHASER weapon system is designed to knock drones out of the sky using energy pulses
China's MMC UAV launched a new hydrogen-powered vertical take-off and landing drone – or hydrone - at InterGEO 2019 in Germany last week, that has a flight time of up to 15 hours.
Between drones that assemble rope bridges and others that build low-cost houses out of mud, imaginative research projects continue to show us how the autonomous aircraft can have a role to play in the world of construction.
A U.S. drone attack killed 30 pine nut farmers and wounded at least 40 others in Afghanistan Wednesday night, the latest killing of innocent civilians by American forces as the "war on terror" enters its 19th year.
Village informed officials of harvest season weeks in advance
Drones buzzing overheard delivering small packages or medical supplies from A to B seems to be in our immediate future. Now Bell has joined the cargo drone race with the APT 70, which has just nailed its first autonomous test flight.
Maxlimer could be the first unmanned surface vessel to make the vaunted crossing--opening the way for a new generation of oceangoing drones, cutting prices and carbon footprints.
Putting to rest any remaining doubt of America's continued deep military involvement in the Yemen war, a US military drone was shot down outside the Yemeni capital of Sanaa on Tuesday night.
According to a new Global Times report, a video has surfaced on Chinese social media that depicts a mysterious flying wing stealth drone for future aircraft carriers.
As part of the Italian UFO-Urban Flying Opera project, people were initially asked to submit "their thoughts, hopes and ideas regarding what cities should look like."
Why you should be concerned about what is called "Micro-Aerial Vehicles". Other than using an EMP, there is no defense against them. These are the armies of the future in this ever increasing world of tyranny and jack-booted thuggery.
A technology-enthusiast has invented a Nerf gun turret that can automatically track and shoot down small drones. The ingenious contraption uses the Lidar capabilities of a Kinect v2 sensor, and a milled steel two-axis gimbal, all controlled by softwa
Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Thursday tweeted a map showing the location of the downing of a US Global Hawk spy drone by an Iranian air defence missile.
The US Army is buying 18000 drones from mini-palm sized drones to new ground robots for Afghanistan. The palm-sized Black Hornet mini-drone only weighs just over one ounce.
tensions rise...IRAN says it's "ready for war" after shooting down a US "spy" drone today as tensions continue to rise in the Persian Gulf. The Islamic Republic's state-run IRNA news agency has insisted the country's Revolutionary Guard hit the dr
security threat?...Not only are the cartels weaponizing mass migration to tie down our border agents so they can bring in dangerous people and contraband, they are apparently monitoring the migrant flow in real time with spy drones.
The mention of drones immediately conjures images quadcopters hovering in the sky above us. But what if there was a similar device that could allow us to explore underwater, rather than the skies?
While regular multicopter drones are highly stable and maneuverable, their vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) counterparts are faster and more energy-efficient when in forward flight. Germany's Quantum Systems has set out to combine the best of bot
A four-year competition to help unravel the mysteries of the deep sea has drawn to a close, with the international team behind a new kind of unmanned surface vessel taking top honors.
Those who want drone delivery banned succumb to the same fear that caused refusal to upgrade from horse and carriages to Model T's because of the dangers of driving.
Textron Systems' Fleet-Class Common Unmanned Surface Vehicle (CUSV) has been the drone boat of choice for the US Department of Defense's first CUSV program.
Who knows, maybe in the next ten years we'll see drones delivering pizzas to people's front doors or even someday providing quick transportation!
An offshoot of Alphabet Inc.'s Google has become the first drone operator to receive government approval as an airline, an important step that gives it the legal authority to begin dropping products to actual customers.
Already in other departments throughout the world drones are now in Houston as well.