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From Iraq to Yemen, drones raise U.S. alarm over Iranian plans

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The increased use of drones by Iran and its allies for surveillance and attacks across the Middle East is raising alarms in Washington. The United...

U.S. FAA to again delay drone tracking rule

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The Federal Aviation Administration has again delayed plans to propose new rules requiring the remote identification of drones, according to records and a member...

Falco EVO UAV used to monitor illegal migration in Mediterranean

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The European Union’s Frontex Maritime Aerial Surveillance project has been successfully using Falco EVO unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) to monitor illegal immigrants in the...

CLEARSKY counter-drone system aiming at African market

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Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs or "drones") are becoming increasingly more available and affordable to the public. With that comes the risk of where and...

Turkish drone industry advances

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When compared to major players, Turkey’s defense sector might not look that impressive, and yet it has been delivering of late. According to the...

Armed UAV proliferation update

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It has been a year since Drone Wars UK published Drone Wars: The Next Generation, which gave an assessment of who is operating armed...

Houthi drone attack on Saudi Arabia’s Abha Airport leaves nine injured

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A drone attack by Yemen’s Iran-aligned Houthi movement on Abha Airport in Saudi Arabia early on Tuesday left nine people injured, a Saudi-led coalition...

Drones are patrolling South African residential estates

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South African company Drone Guards is moving into the new market of using unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) to secure residential estates and has ambitious...

Working UAVs and insurance

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The month of May saw South Africa’s first licensed crop-spraying drone fly in KwaZulu-Natal, an event with major implications for using unmanned aerial vehicles...

China’s DJI plans to build drones in California amid U.S. security concern

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Chinese manufacturer SZ DJI Technology Co Ltd, the world’s largest producer of consumer drones, said on Monday it plans to use a company warehouse...

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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...