Amazon is the latest to get approval to fly forward with new drone tests

By Catherine Clifford, Entrepreneur Drones, or small unmanned aircraft systems, still evoke the Jetsons a wee bit. But increasingly using drones is becoming generally accepted...

How much asparagus will real delivery drones lift?

Big laughs all around at the misfortunes of Dutch restaurateur Ronald Peijnenburg. Every year Ronald creates a stunt to highlight asparagus season. This year the...

FAA approves Amazon drone research again

Bart Jansen, USA TODAY Amazon won federal approval again to fly drones in research for potential deliveries after its initial approval in March took so...

Cargo/Utility UAV Drone Lift International Deliver More

Increased demand for unmanned delivery systems, with greater payload capacity an redundancy, opens up new options for “same day delivery”, according to the development...

Southern Comfort Launches Drone Booze Delivery Program

by Khushbu Shah Nothing screams "I live my life on the edge" quite like having a bottle of Southern Comfort delivered to you via drone. According...

Amazon tests delivery drones at secret Canada site after US frustration

Ed Pilkington in British Columbia Amazon is testing its drone delivery service at a secret site in Canada, following repeated warnings by the e-commerce giant that it would...

Amazon Says FAA Approval to Test Delivery Drones Already Obsolete

By JACK NICAS Amazon.com Inc. said the regulatory approval it received last week to test-fly its delivery drones in the U.S. was already irrelevant when it arrived: Regulators...

Senator Cory Booker To Introduce Commercial Drone Legislation Following FAA’s Amazon Ruling

By Ryan Mac and Frank Bi U.S. Senator Cory Booker is set to introduce legislation to establish temporary rules to govern the commercial use of...

Google Working on New Drone After ‘Wing’ Design Failed

By  ALISTAIR BARR and TED GREENWALD Google GOOGL -0.72% has scrapped its initial drone design because it was difficult to control and is now working on a new version, according...

Alibaba begins drone delivery trials in China

By Leo Kelion China's biggest internet retailer says it has begun testing drone-based deliveries to hundreds of customers. It says the trial will last three days...