Associated Press | Thursday October 8, 2015
The technology help track radio signals used to operate drones within a 5-mile radius and identify the operator's location.
World News | Reuters | Monday September 21, 2015
Russia has started flying drone aircraft on surveillance missions in Syria, two US officials said today, in what appeared to be Moscow's first military air operations inside the country since staging a rapid buildup at a Syrian air base.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday September 17, 2015
Drones, big or small, and selfie sticks are banned during Pope Francis's visit to the United States next week.
Associated Press | Monday September 14, 2015
Government agencies can use small drones - weighing less than 25 kilograms - under certain conditions and after obtaining a certificate from the US FAA.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday September 14, 2015
Toronto film festival movies on Sunday delved into the ethical and legal quagmire created using drones to kill US enemies overseas from a base in the Nevada desert.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday September 13, 2015
Drones are increasingly making their mark in the arsenal of US police forces, operating in a legal gray area and sparking concerns of constant surveillance of civilians.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday August 22, 2015
It was a fine summer day over the airport at Charlotte, North Carolina and a CRJ200 commuter jet was preparing to land when its pilots spotted something odd outside their cockpit window -- a drone.
Reuters | Thursday August 20, 2015
The Department of Homeland Security said it "works side-by-side with our interagency partners" to develop solutions to address the unlawful use of drones.
Associated Press | Monday August 10, 2015
Firefighting agencies have introduced public service announcements to warn drone hobbyists, while lawmakers are seeking stiffer penalties for interfering.
Reuters | Tuesday August 4, 2015
The breath samples provided scientists with DNA and hormone and bacteria measurements.
Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 22, 2015
"The FAA will investigate the operation of an unmanned aircraft system in a Connecticut park to determine if any Federal Aviation Regulations were violated."
World News | Reuters | Monday July 13, 2015
The United States is holding discussions with countries in North Africa about locating drones at a base there to heighten monitoring of Islamic State in Libya, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday, citing a senior administration official.
Agence France-Presse | Thursday June 18, 2015
"If adopted as drafted, the rules would not establish a regulatory framework to permit Prime Air operations in the United States."
Reuters | Wednesday June 17, 2015
Amazon is also working with Nasa on a possible air traffic control system for drones.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday June 16, 2015
The United States deployed two F-15 fighter jets equipped with guided bombs, along with spotter drones, to try to kill one-eyed Islamist leader Mokhtar Belmokhtar.
World News | Reuters | Friday June 5, 2015
Vietnam is in talks with European and US contractors to buy fighter jets, maritime patrol planes and unarmed drones, sources said, as it looks to beef up its aerial defences in the face of China's growing assertiveness in disputed waters.
Reuters | Thursday May 7, 2015
The FAA has been under intense pressure from industry and Congress to allow beyond-line-of-sight operations.
Reuters | Friday April 17, 2015
Sixty-one of the 129 companies that received regulatory approval to use unmanned aircraft are using DJI drones.
Reuters | Friday April 10, 2015
The FAA granted Amazon's request to test delivery drones in a letter dated Wednesday, posted on the agency's website.
Reuters | Wednesday April 29, 2015
Amazon said the prototype had already become obsolete while it waited more than six months for the FAA's permission.
Reuters | Friday March 20, 2015
The FAA said on Thursday it issued an experimental airworthiness certificate to an Amazon business unit and its prototype drone.
Reuters | Monday March 9, 2015
For years the US FAA has dragged its feet, only last month issuing draft rules on who can fly drones, how and where.
Reuters | Wednesday March 4, 2015
FAA Administrator Michael Huerta said the agency could better address a backlog of 450 requests from companies.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday February 18, 2015
The US government on Tuesday unveiled new policies for exports of US military and commercial drones, including armed drones, and said it would work with other countries to shape international standards for use of unmanned military systems.