Man who taunted dogs with drone faces more charges

SOUTH PYMATUNING TOWNSHIP — The man who used his drone to cause a disturbance that resulted in serious injuries to two police dogs in training, worth about $61,000 combined, is facing additional charges. Police say they are waiting for evidence from the … Full story

Kingston police ready to take to the air with drone

Kingston police have a new tool in their toolbox and it’s ready to take to the air. An unmanned aerial drone is now ready when needed. Sgt. Darren Keuhl is the program co-ordinator. He says it’ll be used in search and rescue operations, as well as … Full story

Liberty County Sheriff's Office buys drone with confiscated drug money

Fire departments across the country use drones to plan their strategy during fires. Deputy Sean Mitchell attended a weeklong course to become the pilot in command of the new Aviation Unit. Mitchell has assisted in two cases in which drone photos could be … Full story

Tioga OK’s loan for drone company

The Tioga City Commission has approved a $30,000 loan to bring AeroFleet One, a drone company … That will foster the unmanned aerial systems industry in the area and provide new technology opportunities in the region. “UAS presents a unique … Full story

Your next pilot could be drone software

A new generation of software pilots, developed for self-flying vehicles, or drones, will soon have logged more flying hours than all humans have — ever. By combining their enormous amounts of flight data and experience, drone-control software … Full story

Air New Zealand Calls For Stricter Drone Regs After Near-Miss

A near-collision between a drone and a Boeing 777 on March 25 has prompted Air New Zealand to call for stricter regulations for drone operators. The 777 was on descent into Auckland Airport when it passed within about 15 ft. of the drone. The pilots … Full story

10 Top Drone Photography Books at Amazon UK

Consumer camera drones are now big business and when you see some of the images drone users are now capturing, it’s easy to see why. Drones are giving us access to unique viewpoints of overly photographed scenes, plus they’re fun to use which makes them … Full story

This could be the last drone video flyover of Apple Park

or by anti-drone devices of some kind.” Now, it appears that Apple isn’t putting up with it any longer. Sinfield tells MacRumors: …it’s only a matter of time until the campus becomes shut-off to drones completely… with a geo-fence, or something similar. Full story

Xcel Energy set to use drone technology to survey transmission lines in Colorado

Xcel Energy has secured approval from the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to fly unmanned aircraft in order to survey transmission lines near Denver, Colorado. The approval makes Xcel Energy the first utility in the country to routinely fly … Full story

Drone video of Skagit Valley tulips

RoozenGaarde Farms in Mount Vernon gave KING 5 News special permission to fly above the Skagit Valley tulips. Drones are normally not allowed over the tulip fields for safety reasons. >> Full story