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Facebook ditches its plans of building a drone to deliver internet access

The drone named Aquila is supposed to be a solar-powered drone, which was designed to deliver internet access globally.

01 Jul 2018 7:57 PM

Hiding from infrared cameras is now possible

To trap infrared light, black silicon absorbs light, like it does on solar cells.

24 Jun 2018 1:58 PM

US agency solicits new authority to incapacitate dangerous drones

The agency needs new legal authority to track threatening drones and disable or destroy them if necessary.

16 May 2018 9:26 AM

Master the art of piloting

The city is already flooded with various summer workshops, but this drone workshop will teach participants how to ace the art of flying a drone.

14 Apr 2018 12:09 AM

Govt wants to extend 'Make in India' plan to planes, drones: Suresh Prabhu

India is recording a healthy growth in passenger traffic as compared to China, which is the largest aviation market in the world.

14 Mar 2018 2:37 PM


Do not test our resolve: Netanyahu to Iran's smooth-talking foreign min

During the strikes, one of Israels F-16 fighter jets was shot down, believed to be the first loss of an Israeli plane in combat since 1982.

18 Feb 2018 5:56 PM

Intel’s drone light show breaks all records at 2018 Winter Olympics

Intel takes entertainment to new heights with spectacular drone performance during the opening ceremony.

10 Feb 2018 8:22 PM

CES 2018: Intel’s new Shooting Star Mini drones light it up

Numerous drones performed to Kygo’s song ‘Stargazing’ during the launch of the latest drone.

09 Jan 2018 10:41 AM

Drones cutting time on crash investigations

Drones can take 100 to 200 photos from which precise measurements can be gleaned by crash investigators.

29 Nov 2017 8:32 AM

Study finds drones more damaging than bird strikes to planes

Drone collisions inflict more damage than striking a bird of the same size and speed as they are more stiffer than birds.

29 Nov 2017 8:12 AM


Police to give Assembly session drone protection

2 large drones will watch over Winter Session in Nagpur state Assembly session.

28 Nov 2017 6:29 AM

Trump gave the go ahead for program set to test increased govt, commercial use of drones

Americans could see a lot more drones flying around their communities.

26 Oct 2017 4:38 PM

Boeing invests in autonomous flight tech provider Near Earth Autonomy

It was the first investment in autonomous technologies by Boeing’s venture capital arm.

21 Oct 2017 9:59 AM

$30 can get you the world's smallest camera-mounted drone

The palm sized drone with a video recording camera comes with its set of spares as well.

04 Sep 2017 2:40 PM

Drones to help prevent shark attacks in Australia

A life raft and emergency beacon can be dropped from the drone.

26 Aug 2017 9:08 AM


Drones to be eyes in sky for Mira-Bhayandar civic elections

A total 509 candidates are in fray for the 95-member MBMC that goes to poll on August, 20.

11 Aug 2017 2:23 AM

UK moves to tighten rules on drone use

The new rules will make it easier for the govt to track drones that have been flown in a risky manner or infringed on protected airspace.

22 Jul 2017 5:26 PM

Chips the size of miniature drones

Method for designing efficient computer chips may get miniature smart drones off the ground.

16 Jul 2017 2:41 PM

Facebook says internet drone lands successfully on second test

Unlike in the first test, the drone did not crash.

30 Jun 2017 8:21 AM

EU unveils blueprint to regulate drone traffic

The blueprint from the European Commission covers allowing drones to operate in high density under the supervision of fleet operators.

18 Jun 2017 8:34 AM