FLIR Systems wins contract for Coastal Infrastructure Security from UAE

FLIR Systems, Inc. announced today that it has teamed with Sonardyne International Ltd on a substantial multi-million dollar project in the United Arab Emirates....

Mesa County Police obtain right to fly sUAS anywhere in the county.

We believe this is a  first in the USA, congratulations must go to Benjamin Miller and his team. Mesa County, Colorado— Recently the Sheriff’s Office...

Melbourne Firefighters deploy quadrocopter

The Metropolitan Fire Brigade showed off its newest firefighter today (27 Jan) with a display by a hi-tech, remotely controlled aerial camera...

Washington Post reports privacy fears over Police sUAS use.

A recent Washington Post article by Peter Finn contains the following statement:- For now, the use of drones for high-risk operations is exceedingly rare. ...

Talk of drone use for Palm Bay picking up

Florida Today reports the mounting excitement in the emergency services community within the USA. They are getting themselves ready for flight, the pressure on...

Hyperblimp for Ogden Nevada lawmen?

The very impressive hyperblimp has fans in Ogden reports the Salt Lake Tribune. Perhaps aerostats will once again have their day as the persistance...

Crashed drone belonged to Mexican federal police, new level of trust.

by Ramon Bracamontes El Paso Times reports:- The Mexican drone that crashed into an El Paso yard last month did not have the authority...

Dusty Bin for Miami Police?

Miami New Times reports that the local Police force are interested in a T Hawk, know by some NATO units as dusty bin as...

Outback Challenge makes it into Qantas in-flight magazine.

The 2010 Outback Challenge sUAS competition held at Kingaroy Queensland continues to attract media attention. Well done the organisers. This month its featured in...

Outback Challenge helps focus CASA’s eye

In an article by Jane Symonds in Aviation Business Asia Pacific the leap forward made by competitors in this years competition was noted and...