This autonomous drone ambulance concept won its creator a $20,000 prize

Vincenzo NavanteriQuadcopters are proving to be an exciting technology in a lot of fields, none more so than emergency services where they can be sent into disaster areas to...

Analysis backs claim drones were used to attack Venezuela’s president

Analysis of open source information carried out by the investigative website Bellingcat suggests drones that had been repurposed as flying bombs were indeed used in an attack on the president of Venezuela...

Next Mavic Pro could offer swappable cameras and safer flight

When the Mavic Air came out, there seemed to be few good reasons to fork out for the older Mavic Pro. But DJI is thought to be prepping a new...

US court upholds FAA drone regulations

The FAA just scored a legal win in its ongoing back and forth with drone hobbyists. The U.S. Court of Appeals opted to uphold a ruling granting the administration’s authority...

Did a drone help this notorious French gangster escape from prison?

It was a prison escape that wouldn’t have looked out of place in a Hollywood action movie. Last Sunday, at least three armed associates of notorious French gangster Rédoine Faïd flew...

DroneCatcher upgrade lets this net-gun security drone stay in the sky

The DroneCatcher shoots a net at rogue drones in restricted airspace over places like airports and prisons. A recent update has added a power cord, enabling it to stay airborne...

Some folks still think it’s a good idea to fly drones over wildfires

Owners of hobby drones have been disrupting airborne efforts to tackle wildfires in Colorado in recent days. Each time a drone is spotted, manned firefighting aircraft need to be grounded...

A single police drone has seriously impacted crime in a Mexican city

A single drone used by a police department in the Mexiacan city of Ensenada has reportedly helped to cut overall crime there by 10 percent, and house burglaries by a...

VTOL drone can evacuate wounded soldiers and disaster victims, deliver cargo

Tactical Robotics' unmanned Cormorant VTOL drone can evacuate two wounded battlefield casualties or disaster site victims at the same time. The aircraft can land and take off from remote or...

DJI Mavic Air vs Mavic Pro: Which drone is better?

Back in January, DJI pulled the curtain off its new Mavic Air drone: a smaller, lighter, and smarter version of the company’s iconic Mavic Pro. On paper, the two drones look...

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Dubai starts tests in bid to become first city with flying...

DUBAI (Reuters) - Dubai staged a test flight on Monday for what it said would soon be the world’s first drone taxi service...