Tiny drones pose air safety risk

Aviation regulators say there are safety risks as an increasing number of unmanned aerial vehicles known as drones take to New Zealand skies. Drones were...

Drone made of Lego takes flight.

The first images that I saw of this Lego quadrocopter frame raised a smile. On contacting Ed Scott, C#/C++ developer by day and Lego...

Walking Hexacopter, or Flying Hexapod?

This one has, well legs. Look out for similar projects perhaps dropping off the walking part which would then walk into a building or...

CBS uses drone to obtain footage of Costa Concordia ship wreck

How do you get video of a ship that's partially sunken and tilted to one side? CBS's answer: a drone. The producer of a 60 Minutes story...

Inmotion announces Zero Gravity, Greenville’s premier video production company

Since 2005, Inmotion Media Transfer has seen their business of digitizing home movies for DVD steadily grow through the years. However, another aspect of their business--first...

BP Alaska trials Aeryon Scout

In Prudhoe Bay, Alaska, BP conducted pilot testing of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle  technology to enhance pipeline inspection and safety. Equipped with high-resolution cameras, the Aeryon...

Drone learns to avoid trees with a little help from a friend.

The BIRD Multi University Research Initiative project envisions getting mini Unmanned Aerial Vehicles to autonomously navigate through densely cluttered environments, like forests, autonomously. Towards this...

Army duo launch UAV business at Conwy Golf Club

by Martin Williams, DPW West A NEW venture founded by ex-Army officers has taken-off. Founded in 2011 by Chris Blackford and James Harrison, two former British...

Multirotor flying docking station

Development of the Flying-Dock, a novel concept in the field of Unmanned Aerial Systems, is well under way. This innovative system renders feasible a...

San Diego Channel 6 News Features Scout

Aeryon Labs partner Datron World Communications helps clarify the capabilities and roles of the Scout sUAS (small Unmanned Aerial System) for public safety use...