Earthquake Disaster Response Team Uses Flying Cameras to Aid Relief Efforts

Flying cameras help teams assess damage, search for survivors and clear roads following earthquake in Ludian, Yunnan, China Disaster response team incorporates aerial technology into their...

Spectrum Research meets Professional UAS Service

The Unmanned Systems operational experience and training provision of AV8 UAS Solutions has partnered with the outstanding Engineering and Environment scientists of Sky View Robotics. AV8 UAS...

‘StratoBus’ drone-satellite hybrid to provide new level of surveillance

A new project of an autonomous airship – a hybrid between a drone and a satellite – has been developed in France. The 'StratoBus'...

Drone tested for Lake District search and rescue bids

A search and rescue drone is to be trialed by a mountain rescue team in Cumbria's Lake District. Video footage it relays will be monitored...

Drones to the rescue of Avalanche Victims

With flying time costing 2000 euros per hour only the most prestigious ski resorts have a helicopter on stand-by. However and assuming the weather...

Monitoring Czech Floodings with a UAV

The village Hřensko is located between the rocks and was only accessible by water or by air. Using the UAV made it possible to carry out...

Aurora Delivers First Centaur OPA to Swiss Department of Defence

MANASSAS, VA-- Aurora Flight Sciences announced today that it delivered the world's first production Optionally-Piloted Aircraft (OPA) system to Switzerland's Department of Defence. The...

Spain: Model plane video evidence of terror plot

Authorities in Spain released a video Saturday that they claim shows suspected al-Qaeda members training for a bombing raid using a model plane, the...

Darley Co. Creates 4lb. “Stinger Drone” for First Response Firefighters

Humm, big claims and behind the drag curve we would say... They claim that the design complies with FAA requirements. We would  like to...

Maker of the AR Drone invests in GIS. Is cheap, commerical drone mapping on...

Many people's first introduction to commercial drones may have been the AR Drone by Parrot. Originally marketed as a futuristic RC toy you control...