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By JEFF MOSIERThe Dallas Cowboys and two other NFL teams got a close look recently at the opportunities, confusion and federal scrutiny that’s …NFL
CORDOVA, Md. (AP) — Mike Geske wants a drone.
Watching a flying demonstration on Maryland's Eastern Shore, the Missouri farmer envisions using an unmanned aerial vehicle to monitor the irrigation pipes on his farm — a job he now pays three men to do.
"The savings on labor and fuel would just be …Aeronautics
A while back, we wrote about the ducted fan, single rotor, VTOL drone that [Armin Strobel] was working on. It wasn’t quite finished then, and hadn’t …Drones
A man suspected of piloting a drone that knocked a woman unconscious in the US has come forward, police have said.
The woman was hit on the head by the device after it crashed into a building and fell on to her.
Detectives are investigating the case, which happened at a gay pride parade in Seattle on …Drones
We’ve been promised jetpacks since the 1950s and dreaming about them even longer. Just hang on a couple more years.
Plenty of time to save the $150,000 it will cost to buy the Martin Jetpack, which promises to be the first practical jetpack ready for vertical liftoff.
The Martin Aircraft Company has …Aviation
Quadcopter drones are everywhere these days—Amazon will soon be delivering our packages with them, and Microsoft is trying to combat malaria with them. There’s even a sport based around racing them, in the style of a first-person video game, with participants on the ground getting a drone’s-eye …Drones
The second-generation slew of Parrot's Minidrones includes quadcopters, a hydrofoil accessory, and rolling robots.The post Parrot’s Tiny New Drones …Drones
Chairman Chaffetz, Ranking Member Cummings and members of the committee, thank you very much for the opportunity to address the Federal Aviation …FAA
There are already quite a few camera-equipped quadcopters that can be used for shooting aerial video. According to Japanese startup RcRebel, however, …Aeronautics
The Volocopter has two seats, 18 rotors, and a joystick, ready to carry you and a friend anywhere you want to go.The post The 18-Rotor Volocopter Is …Aviation
Marty McFly’s hoverboard is a cool piece of scifi fantasy, but I’m more excited for this hoverbike to hit the skies. And there’s a good chance that …Military
A drone sent up over the ocean off the California coast is providing more than scenic views: It's giving lifeguards startling insight into just how many sharks circle only feet away from their beach.
A month ago, looking for a more efficient way to detect sharks, Seal Beach in Orange County decided …California
Startup drone makers are finding record amounts of funding as venture capitalists prowl for early winners in what may become an $82 billion …Venture Capital
Hitting a moving target is sort of an important thing for an anti-drone weapon
This ain't a laser light scene, it’s an arms race. Thanks to recent technological advances, wars of the future might see swarms of cheap and deadly drones flying through the sky. And when they do, cheap lasers may finally …Lasers
(CNN) —It may sound like a line from a sci-fi novel, but scientists believe that in the near future airplane wings will be able to fix themselves on the go.
A team from Bristol University in England has developed technology that could repair cracks on an aircraft in a similar way that human skin …Aeronautics
Watch the incredible aerial footage of an iceberg collapsing off the coast of Labrador, Canada
The footage captured in South East Labrador in a small community named Saint Lewis by a 17 year old student called Kelan Poole shows a giant iceberg naturally breaking up and submerging under water.
As a pioneer in unmanned aerial systems, Israel has been a leading supplier of such systems for military and government users since the mid-1980s. …Aerospace
We are a small group of inventors, engineers and of course, drone enthusiasts.
Micro Drone 3.0 a great product but also it is a platform continuously …Drones
Syma makes some of the best quality entry-level and mid-range quadcopter drones. The Syma X11 that I reviewed previously is testimony to that; the …Drones
As the largest American maker of consumer drones, 3D Robotics Inc. sees big opportunities in selling mini-helicopters with cameras, sensors and whirling propellers that buzz like angry hornets.
The Berkeley company expects to sell thousands of the pizza-sized drones — for about $1,000 each — at home …Drones
Technology giant Microsoft is working on a new project which combines autonomous drones, cloud computing and genomics in a bid to neutralise disease …Drones
GoPro CEO Nicholas Woodman, a 39-year-old billionaire with a flair for the dramatic, usually has a way of pumping up crowds. Last month though, as he was set to make one of the most significant announcements in his company’s 13-year history, he fell a little flat.
“Do you guys all want GoPro to make …
Well, here's a fun surprise! Parrot has just revealed a pile of inexpensive new minidrones, 13 in all, including one that tackles a new medium: water. That hybrid UAV/Boat is called the Hydrofoil Drone, and is joined by a couple of new 'Jumping' drones and a new flying model, the 'Airborne.' Parrot …Drones
They’re robots. They fly. They’re watching you. And they’re increasingly found everywhere: Yup, they’re drones. You may think you know exactly what …Robots
Scientists in Japan are working on an autonomous drone for use inside the country's crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, it's reported.
The drone is being developed to survey the interior of reactor buildings which were badly damaged in the devastating 2011 earthquake and subsequent …Drones
DJI has just made its UAV platform a lot more developer-friendly with a new test drone and collision avoidance system, along with an SDK for its current DJI Inspire 1 and Phantom 3 models. The Matrice 100 (M100) is a new quadcopter made specifically for developers to help them test new sensors, …Drones
When you book a flight with a company like easyJet, it's usually for one of two reasons: you want the cheapest tickets possible, or it's the only airline operator flying to your destination. Nobody chooses easyJet for their in-flight entertainment, or the drinks and nibbles that are available while …Aeronautics
Simply called The B, it’s two RC vehicles in one: a car and a quad-copter. Powered by a Li-Ion battery, the B will fly & drive for 15 minutes on a charge, and its sturdy, flexible polycarbonate body & crash-worthy parts mean you can learn how to fly this bird without the worry of a crash & burn. A nose-mounted video camera also allows you to record your epic action in 720P HD. via   http://www.gizmag.com/b-rc-quadcopter-car/27655
“B” The Flying RC Car
Simply called The B, it’s two RC vehicles in one: a car and a quad-copter. Powered by a Li-Ion battery, the B will fly & drive …Cameras
I’ve written a lot about drones in the past and most of the quadrotor machines have compromised their speed for quick change in movements. They are …Drones