Illegal Drone Use Over New York City is Steeply Rising

Ianni claimed he got as close as 300 feet to a drone while maneuvering his chopper above Park Avenue last year. He also reported seeing a UAV whir near the One World Trade tower. With an increase in affordability and a decrease in price, drones are … Full story

What May Be U.S.'s First Drone-Linked Aircraft Crash Is Being Investigated

In the U.S., drones are typically restricted to flights within 400 feet of the ground and within sight of the operator. They also are supposed to stay clear of traditional aircraft. But in the thousands of FAA reports of possible drone safety incidents … Full story

3 charged in US with exporting drone parts to Hezbollah

The Shiite militant group has used drones at least since 2004. The indictment alleges the conspiracy operated from 2009 through December 2013. It says the equipment included electronics that can be used in drone guidance systems, one jet engine and 20 … Full story

Feds Investigating Helicopter Crash That May Have Involved Drone

No one was reported hurt in the incident, which if it is determined to have involved a drone would be the first known crash of an aircraft in the U.S. related to the unmanned aircraft. The company plans to have UAV crews at every newsworthy location in the … Full story

Holy Stone HS170 Predator Mini RC Helicopter Drone 2.4Ghz 6-Axis Gyro 4 Channels Quadcopter Good Choice for Drone Training

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This drone can follow and record you from the sky, no controller required

A start-up founded by former Google drone … autonomous vehicles, in many ways. But of course, we had to develop this to deal with the general 3-D motion of flying, and the lack of structure that goes with road systems.” Unlike DJI’s market-dominating … Full story

Pocket-Sized HASAKEE H6 Quadcopter Drone Has Folding Design, Get One for $25.99 Shipped – Today Only

HASAKEE’s H6 Quadcopter Drone can be folded up and tucked away in your pocket, all for $25.99 shipped, today only. Featuring altitude hold, one button takeoff / landing, a 360° flip function, headless mode, three different rotor speed settings … Full story

Filmmaker wows with stunning drone's eye view of the Lake District

He waited until the time was right because he knew it had to be something special. The film is made exclusively using drone cinematography and was a decision Michael made early on and he started shooting two weeks after getting his first drone. The six … Full story

Electric Helicopter Drone Can Carry up to 13.2 Pounds for 90 Minute Duration

California-based drone company UAVOS successfully completed a round of test flights of its new electric UVH-EL drone using the company’s own SURVEYOR-HE unmanned … EL UAV can function in temperatures and frequency conditions that most other drones … Full story

Stalker-in-the-sky: Family followed by unidentified flying drone in Abel Tasman

DOC Motueka Operations Manager Mark Townsend said people visiting Abel Tasman National Park could not use drones in the park without a concession. No concessions had been granted on the day Buenz had spotted the drone. “Under CAA rules, if a drone is … Full story