World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday January 28, 2015
The pilot of a unmanned commercial drone that crashed at the White House and sparked a security alert works for the US National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, officials revealed on Tuesday.
World News | Michael S Schmidt and Michael D Shear, The New York Times | Tuesday January 27, 2015
A system to detect flying objects failed to pick up a small drone, raising questions about whether the Secret Service could bring down a similar object if it endangered the president.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday January 27, 2015
A small drone known as a "quad copter" crashed on the grounds of the White House in the early hours of Monday but the drone did not appear to be dangerous, a White House spokesman said.
World News | Reuters | Monday January 19, 2015
A US drone strike killed at least four suspected militants in northwest Pakistan today, four intelligence officials said, the fourth such strike this year.
World News | Friday January 16, 2015
Ten US media organisations including the New York Times and Washington Post announced a coalition Thursday to test drones for news gathering in collaboration with Virginia Tech University.
India News | Reuters | Thursday January 15, 2015
The United States aims to secure agreements with India to start pilot projects for joint production of drones as well as equipment for transport planes in talks next week ahead of a visit by President Barack Obama, a US industry source said on Wednes...
World News | Reuters | Wednesday January 14, 2015
A fourth search vessel equipped with a sophisticated underwater drone is set to join the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, the Australian search coordinator said on Wednesday.
Reuters | Saturday January 10, 2015
"Rocket made it to drone spaceport ship, but landed hard. Close, but no cigar this time," said Elon Musk.
Associated Press | Thursday January 8, 2015
Drone operators say once restrictions are lifted, the sky's the limit.
Associated Press | Wednesday January 7, 2015
Regulators say the danger is too great, and they want to go slow easing unmanned aircraft into the already crowded skies.
Associated Press | Wednesday January 7, 2015
"It's really amazing what they have managed to do," said industry analyst Maryanna Saenko of Lux Research Inc. in Boston.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday January 7, 2015
On a dusty stretch of Nevada desert, a quadcopter drone kicks up a small cloud as it takes off. It then trails its operator on a drive across the flat terrain, filming the motion from a short distance above.
Reuters | Wednesday January 7, 2015
Intel also announced a five-year, $300 million investment to help employ more women and minorities.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday January 4, 2015
A US drone strike targeting a Taliban-linked warlord killed at least six militants in Pakistan's restive tribal region near the Afghan border Sunday morning, Pakistani security officials said.
NDTV Correspondent | Thursday January 1, 2015
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World News | Associated Press | Saturday December 27, 2014
Iran's army has deployed a suicide drone for the first time in massive ongoing military drills near the strategic Strait of Hormuz at the entrance to the Persian Gulf.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday December 27, 2014
The US Navy successfully flew its new unmanned helicopter MQ-8C Fire Scout system for the first time, from the guided missile destroyer USS Jason Dunham, off the Virginia coast recently.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday December 26, 2014
A US drone strike killed at least four militants in Pakistan's restive tribal region near the Afghan border on Friday, Pakistani security officials said, the second such incident in a week.
Associated Press | Thursday December 25, 2014
Dear Santa, I've been good. Now can I have a drone, please?
World News | Reuters | Monday December 22, 2014
Syria said on Sunday that an Israeli drone had been brought down in the province of Quneitra near the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday December 20, 2014
Andrew Steele, 15, chose a drone as a Christmas present. And he's not alone. Thousands of drone fans -- young and old -- turned out at a recent show in Los Angeles.
Reuters | Tuesday December 9, 2014
Amazon is already conducting outdoor tests "in other countries with regulatory environments more supportive of small (unmanned aircraft systems) innovation."
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday December 7, 2014
A US drone strike killed at least four militants and wounded two others in Pakistan's restive tribal region near the Afghan border today, security officials said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday December 6, 2014
Drone strikes killed nine suspected Al-Qaeda militants today in southeast Yemen, where the US military launched a failed operation last month to rescue an American hostage, security and tribal sources said.