RP Search Services turn to crowd funding.

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Two call outs for search and rescue (SAR) missions in one week! It would seem that more and more, that unmanned aircraft are being viewed as a useful tool in these situations. We at RPSearch Services (www.rpsearchservices.org) couldn’t agree more!…

Drone operator turns flying into business

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By Dan Reidel, Chico Enterprise-Record Chico >> Relying on hand movements learned while driving radio-controlled cars and planes, Joshua Chastain hovers the quadcopter and then moves it in sweeping aerials, all while the on-board camera clicks pictures and films video. Chastain…

Meet the Aussie drone entrepreneurs

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Nigel Bowen If Australia’s nascent drone economy has a Steve Jobs figure, it’s Matthew Sweeny, owner of Flirtey. Sydneysider Sweeny is based at the University of Reno in Nevada, further developing the technology to launch a commercial drone delivery service that…

Drone again seen over French military site

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A drone has been spotted over a sensitive military site southwest of Paris, a source close to the enquiry says, in the latest in a series of overflights that has stumped authorities. The drone was seen late on Saturday over…

New drone to be deployed to Guam

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Written by  Gaynor Dumat-ol Daleno  Pacific Daily News A new drone that can stay in the air for 24 hours will be deployed to Andersen Air Force Base in 2017. The Guam deployment of the MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft was…

Unmanned aircrafts, drones take to the sky

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By: Art Garcia for The Telegraph Seen any drones flying overhead lately? Not likely, despite media headlines predicting drones will spark a revolution in commercial aviation in the United States. Before that can happen, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) must complete…