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Amazon helps deliver crocodile-spotting drones

An Australian maker of drones used to spot sharks near surf beaches partnered with online retailer Amazon.com and other firms to create a drone...

Two flights diverted from Dubai due to suspected drones

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Two flights were diverted from Dubai International Airport on Sunday due to suspected drone activity, the hub’s operator said, at least the second disruption...

Technical glitch keeps Heathrow climate drones grounded

Climate-change activists hoping to bring Europe’s biggest airport, London Heathrow, to a standstill on Friday found it was their drones that struggled to get...

South Korea to develop anti-drone system

South Korea will invest 88 billion won (£59.6 million) in developing a weapons system to detect and strike drones, its procurement agency said, after...

Successful test flight for Tellumat ASTUS

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South African provider of defence and security technology provider Tellumat successfully completed flight trials with its ASTUS unmanned aerial system (UAS). Willie Malan, support...

Tellumat going big at DSEI

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Tellumat Defence & Security will be part of the South African pavilion at this year’s Defence & Security Equipment International (DSEI) conference and exhibition...

Climate activist drones coming to Heathrow

British climate change activists will fly toy drones at London’s Heathrow airport from September 13, a step likely to ground flights, to pressure government...

“Killer drone” site in Syria targeted

Israeli aircraft struck Iranian forces near Damascus planning to launch “killer drones” at targets in Israel, an Israeli military spokesman said. “The strike targeted...

US drone shot down in Yemen

A US military MQ-9 drone was shot down in Yemen’s Dhamar governate, southeast of the Houthi-controlled capital Sanaa, two US officials told Reuters, the...

First FAA approved beyond line of sight drone flight completed

The US Federal Aviation Administration approved the first drone flight beyond the operator’s sight line, a major advance for retailers like Amazon.com seeking to...

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Check before you speak, Minister!

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South African Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula needs to verify her facts before she speaks, or risk further embarrassment to the South...