Sunday, July 21, 2019

Commercial Drones News

News on commercial and professional use of drone technology in retail, e-commerce, real-estate, aerial advertising, mapping, surveying, media and more.

Drones, Gadgets get smarter, friendlier at CES show

San Francisco: From drones, cars and robots to jewelry, appliances and TVs, the new technology on display at the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show promises...

Allstate’s Drone Mission Takes Flight

Allstate has been participating in tests of drone flights used as an innovative tool for property claims, the company announced today. Following years of...

Drone market to hit $10 billion by 2024: experts

The market for military drones is expected to almost double by 2024 to beyond $10 billion (8.9 billion euros), according to a report published...

AUVSI, CEA: Drone Restrictions Would Hurt Californians, Innovation

ARLINGTON, Va.: The following statement is attributed to Brian Wynne, president and CEO, Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI), and Gary Shapiro, president...

North Dakota to use police drones with non-lethal weapons

North Dakota police have been authorized to equip drones with Tasers, tear gas, and other non-lethal weapons after interference from a police lobby group...

Google Drone Project Skirts US Regulations With Help From NASA

Google has been quietly testing its drone delivery program outside the watchful eyes of US regulatory restrictions, thanks to an agreement with the National...

Facebook ready to test Internet-beaming drones

Facebook on Thursday said it is ready to begin test flights of a high-altitude drone designed to provide Internet access to remote locations of...
Drones in the Air

No drones in Washington for July 4 holiday

Washington: Drones will not be flying over Washington under strict security measures for the US Independence Day holiday weekend, the Federal Aviation Administration said...

NASA Leads Development of a New System to Manage Low Altitude Drones

"The sky could become increasingly crowded as personal and commercial uses of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), commonly called drones, become more popular." That's...

SPAR Point Group Releases Report on Key Considerations for Adopting Drones for Business

Report is authored by Colin Snow, CEO/Founder of Drone Analyst The organizers of Commercial UAV Expo released a report entitled “5 Things to Consider when...