28Feb 2018

PrecisionHawk Shares BVLOS Drone Flight Research Results

PrecisionHawk shared the final results of its beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS) research, conducted on behalf of the Federal Aviation...

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27Feb 2018

Vermont Bill Seeks to Prohibit Drone Flight near Correctional Facilities

Vermont House members presented bill H.615,  which seeks to prohibit people from flying drones near prisons. If passed, violators would be subject...

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23Feb 2018

Commercial Drone Alliance: “Common Sense” Regulation for Drones Among Top Legislative Priorities

Pushing for the “safe and secure” integration of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) into U.S. airspace, the Commercial Drone Alliance has laid out...

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22Feb 2018

U.S. Department of Interior Releases 2017 Drone Mission Report

The United States Department of Interior (DOI) released DOI 2017 Drone Mission Report which summarizes flights made by more than 200 certified...

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21Feb 2018

Texas Department of Public Safety launches New Drone Program

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is launching a new drone program, about eight years after scrapping its first effort due to challenges...

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20Feb 2018

Drone crashes onto Apple Park Campus ‘No Drone Zone’ [VIDEO]

Apple recently made efforts to stop drone photographers from snooping on its new HQ by declaring the campus a “no drone zone.”  Even attendees of...

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19Feb 2018

Dedrone & Verizon: Insights on Drone Airspace Security during Catastrophes

Reliable connectivity is essential for communications between disaster responders to understand airspace activity. Dedrone’s latest white paper,...

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16Feb 2018
14Feb 2018

FAA Investigates Report of a Drone Colliding with Kauai Tour Helicopter

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources are investigating a report that a drone struck a...

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13Feb 2018

FAA: New Drone & Drone Pilot ID Rules to come this year

During the Singapore Airshow last week, a top official of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) revealed that the FAA is planning rules to...

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12Feb 2018

Expect Changes to Drones Laws This Year: Which States Will Be Voting?

Several states have already enacted laws explicitly defining drones and drone use. Other states have been slower to incorporate drones into their...

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12Feb 2018

Intel’s Olympics Opening Ceremony Drone Show Breaks World Record [VIDEO]

Intel dazzles spectators once again with its incredible 'Shooting Star' drone light display. Earlier this year at Las Vegas CES, Intel showed off...

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09Feb 2018

Flying a drone without pilot license? Go ahead, you may only get a warning

Of course, we are NOT advocating for commercial drone pilots to fly without a proper license. But what message is the FAA sending in the way it’s...

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09Feb 2018

DJI deploys no-fly zones for its drones around Winter Olympic locations

The 2018 Winter Olympics officially starts today, Friday, February 9, 2018; and kicks off with the Opening Ceremony in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

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07Feb 2018

North Carolina Waits for Medical Supply Drone Delivery Approval

NC Department of Transportation is leading a team of private companies that proposes to set up a network of distribution centers that would use...

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06Feb 2018

Vahana Drone Taxi Prototype Makes First Flight in Oregon

The Airbus subsidiary behind a self-flying, battery-powered passenger drone says the prototype has made its first flight at Eastern Oregon...

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05Feb 2018
02Feb 2018

Scottsdale police using Drone Detection at PGA Phoenix Open

This year Scottsdale, Arizona police are taking extra precautions to keep the PGA event safe from aerial threats. Scottsdale Police Department’s...

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02Feb 2018

Drone flies within feet of plane landing at Las Vegas McCarran Int’l Airport [VIDEO]

It is unclear when this incident took place, but the FAA is aware of the event. "We became aware of this incident this afternoon, and we are...

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01Feb 2018

South Korea Takes Serious Anti-Drone Measures for the Winter Olympics

In preparation for the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korean officials are taking all safety precautions and strengthening security. As...

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