Don’t ground unmanned aircraft in state

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BY ERIC FOLKESTAD From Amazon to Facebook to Domino’s Pizza, unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) have been drawing considerable attention lately. But as the nation moves forward with innovative ways to potentially utilize this technology, Washington has taken a step in…

Amazon Set-Top Box REVEALED: It’s an Indoor Drone!

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Andrew Wallenstein  Editor-in-chief The tech world’s favorite guessing game can finally be put to rest. A long-anticipated set-top box Amazon is expected to unveil at a press conference Wednesday is in fact an indoor drone, according to sources. The device will…

Drone crashes on border island

By Song Sang-ho A suspicious drone crashed on the South Korean frontline island of Baengnyeongdo near the tense inter-Korean sea border on Monday when military tensions spiked due to North Korea’s provocative live-fire drills. Military authorities are investigating the drone,…

Firms set drone flight plans

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By Bridget Vis The forecast for local businesses tied to hobbyist or commercial drones? It’s taking off, although uncertainty pegged to pending Federal Aviation Administration rules makes it an unchartered area to do business. Here’s a look at five Southeast Michigan companies focused…