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NATO to receive first Northrop surveillance drone, years late

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NATO is to receive the first of five Northrop Grumman high-altitude drones in the third quarter after years of delays, giving the alliance its...

Airbus’ Skyways drone trials world’s first shore-to-ship deliveries

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Airbus has begun shore-to-ship trials in Singapore with its Skyways parcel delivery unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), or drone. This marks the first time drone technology...

Libya’s Tripoli airport reopens after drone alert

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The airport in the Libyan capital Tripoli reopened on Saturday after a brief closure due to an unidentified drone flying in the area, officials...

ISS: Drone strikes a growing threat to African civilians

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Since 2016, Donald Trump has loosened the reins on the US drone programme by lowering the standards for who can be targeted and where....

Gatwick drone attack possibly the work of a “disgruntled” worker

A drone attack that crippled London’s Gatwick Airport for three days may have been the work of a disgruntled current or former airport employee,...

Drone sees Dublin airport shut briefly

Flight operations at Dublin airport were briefly suspended due to the confirmed sighting of a drone over Ireland’s largest airport. It is the first such...

Canada bids for mothballed prototype drone from Germany

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The German Defence Ministry is evaluating a bid from Canada to buy a high-altitude surveillance drone that has been parked at a German air...

Drones temporarily ground Dubai Airport flights

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droneFlights at Dubai International Airport were temporarily grounded on Friday morning due to suspected drone activity, an airport spokesperson said. The suspension was in effect...

Exterior drone registration compulsory in US

The Federal Aviation Administration now requires small drones to display registration numbers on the exterior to address concerns raised by US security officials and...

Warning to US to prevent air accidents involving drones

The commercial drone industry could be torpedoed if there was a serious accident involving a drone and a commercial aircraft, the chairman of the...

Lessons learnt from latest Op Copper deployment

The most recent Operation Copper deployment in the Mozambique Channel, in addition to providing valuable "on-the-job" training for both sailors and airmen,...