Arches, Canyonlands national parks ban drones
Drones are now officially banned in Arches and Canyonlands national parks in southeastern Utah.
Drones are fun toys until you get hit in the face by one
Mini drones are not yet appearing in our skies on a daily basis but they certainly are a rapidly growing trend. People can and do get hurt so we really need to help amateur pilots learn how to fly their new ...
US names New York test site for small drones
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced Thursday a fifth test site for small drones, as it continues to hammer out regulations for their use in US airspace.
At Minnesota's Farmfest, drones and data fly onto the agenda
Forget the weather and politics. As thousands of Minnesota farmers gather this week for the big trade show Farmfest, the real buzz is overhead.
Creative adaptation of a quadcopter
They don't call it a drone, because it's not a drone.
Drones thrill Martha Stewart... and US prison convicts
Lifestyle guru Martha Stewart is singing the praises of personal drones and marveling at their untapped potential—although smuggling contraband into a prison might not be what she has in mind.
Professors object to FAA restrictions on drone use
(AP)—Thirty university and college professors say government restrictions on the use of small drones are likely to stifle academic research.
Amazon worker piloted drone around Space Needle
(AP)—Police say an out-of-town Amazon employee was the operator behind a drone that buzzed the Seattle Space Needle this week.
Drones: Next big thing in aviation is small
The next big thing in aviation may be really small. With some no bigger than a hummingbird, the hottest things at this week's Farnborough International Airshow are tiny compared with the titans of the sky, ...
Drones take flight into a world of possibilities
Like a well-trained dog, the HEXO+ follows you faithfully wherever you go. But it doesn't walk besides you—it's airborne.
A drone that finds survivors through their phones
A drone makes large circles in the sky. With two powerful antennas, it sniffs the data packets emitted by mobile phones. On the ground, an interface developed specifically for this project makes it possible ...
NYC police see risks with drones' popularity
New York City police say some recent incidents involving wayward drones show that the popularity of the remote-controlled aircraft poses potential risks.
Drone access to US skies faces significant hurdles (Update)
The federal effort to provide drones regular access to U.S. skies faces significant hurdles and will not meet a September 2015 deadline set by Congress, a government watchdog said Monday.
Pie in the sky: Russian chain delivers pizza by drone
A Russian fast food chain claims to have taken a slice out of the competition by becoming the first to offer pizza delivery by drone.