Agence France-Presse | Tuesday November 24, 2015
The recommendations were made by the Unmanned Aircraft Systems Registration Task Force.
Associated Press | Monday November 23, 2015
The remote-controlled devices make the work of linemen safer, more efficient, and less expensive.
Associated Press | Saturday November 21, 2015
An aviation industry task force is recommending that operators be required to register drones weighing as little as a half a pound.
Associated Press | Tuesday November 17, 2015
The regulator said that drone owners don't need to pay a "drone registration" firm to do it for them.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday October 27, 2015
Wal-Mart is actively looking at the possibility of using drones to make deliveries to US customers, a spokesman said Monday, following the lead of Amazon and other retailers.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday October 21, 2015
The US Air Force lost control of two Predator drones in separate incidents recently in Turkey and Iraq, a US military official said today.
Agence France-Presse | Tuesday October 20, 2015
Certain types of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), as drones are officially known, could be exempt including "toys" and other small devices.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday October 16, 2015
The US military believes a drone downed by Turkey was Russian, a US official said Friday, contradicting Moscow's claims that none of its drones had been lost.
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.