So many drones and aircraft swarmed the site of Kobe Bryant's helicopter crash that the FAA was forced to close the airspace

2020-01-28 08:34

The restriction is in effect until the end of the month to prevent aircraft from entering the airspace, a rare occurrence for crashes.

Scientists and researchers reveal 13 dark technology scenarios that keep them up at night

2019-10-31 18:05

AI, drones, and self-driving vehicles raise many open-ended questions about the unintended consequences of technology.

Almost 10% of drones in South Africa are destroyed on their first flight – and most crashes are due to simple pilot errors

2019-09-25 06:25

Fixing a drone can be expensive, and so can insuring one, but avoiding a couple of dumb mistakes is relatively easy.

Saudi officials knew they were 'exposed' to drone attacks months ago but they weren't able to do anything to stop it

2019-09-18 11:14

Drones have been used in attacks on Saudi airports, water facilities, and oil pipelines this year. Leaders knew their country was vulnerable.

These 'kamikaze' drones are believed to have taken out 5% of world oil production in an attack on Saudi Arabia. Here's what we know about them.

2019-09-15 21:00

A UN Security Council report details the types of drones believed to be used by Houthi forces, who claimed a 10-drone strike on 2 Saudi oil fields.

London's Heathrow Airport appears to have worked out how to jam drone signals to stop climate change protesters from shutting down its airspace

2019-09-13 13:44

A video posted by campaign group Heathrow Pause shows them about to launch drones near the west London airport. But when they try, none of them works.

Oil rises after drone attack on Saudi Arabia disrupts Gulf calm

2019-08-19 08:56

Oil rose for a second day after a drone attack on a Saudi Arabian oil field brought geopolitical risks back into focus, and as the prospect of more US-China trade meetings spurred some investor optimism.

See inside Uber's first passenger drone, which could eventually fly passengers at 240 kph while burning no fossil fuels

2019-06-11 21:12

Uber showed off the latest in its vision for the future of air travel at a conference in Washington, DC, this week.

The US just warned that drones made in China could be used as a way to spy, but not in the way you think

2019-05-21 20:38

The US is reportedly worried that the Chinese government could force drone makers to hand over data from its customers.

US soldiers will soon be armed with these game-changing drones that fit in the palm of your hand

2019-02-03 14:18

Here's why tiny reconnaissance drones will soon be a total game changer for US soldiers in the field.


WATCH: Aerial drones offer new perspective on resident killer whale behaviour

2019-11-05 11:49

Researchers at the University of British Columbia are using drones to better understand the behaviour of killer whales.

People watched models get dressed on the runway at a one-of-a-kind fashion show

2019-09-28 17:20

The futuristic garments, displayed at Paris Fashion Week, were created by Japan-based designer Satoshi Kondo of Issey Miyake.

A US man used a drone to drop explosives on his ex-girlfriend’s house, prosecutors say

2019-09-19 08:07

The alleged drone bomber may have taught himself how to fly by dropping nails out of the sky to annoy his neighbours.

The devastating attack on Saudi oil plants confirms the 'worst fears' about low-tech drones in the wrong hands

2019-09-17 08:16

"This attack confirms some of the worst fears among militaries and law enforcement as to just how much damage one can do," an expert told Insider.

Drones spark fires at two Saudi Aramco oil facilities

2019-09-14 13:01

Drone attacks sparked fires at two Saudi Aramco oil facilities early Saturday, the interior ministry said, in the latest assault on the state-owned energy giant as it prepares for a much-anticipated stock listing.

Russia's new high-altitude drone just flew for the first time, and they want to arm it with one ton of bombs

2019-08-21 09:22

On Tuesday, the Russian Ministry of Defense shared video of a test flight for the Altius-U, a major step forward in its drone program.

Amazon unveils a new Prime Air drone it says will deliver packages 'within months'

2019-06-15 12:12

Amazon unveiled its newest drone model built for package delivery at its Re:MARS conference in Las Vegas.

WATCH: Emergency blood could soon be transported by drone in South Africa

2019-05-31 09:41

The South African National Blood Service, in conjunction with the Western Cape Blood Service, have hatched a plan to deliver emergency blood to hospitals by drone. Watch.

Fun with a warning

2019-02-04 14:07

They may be one of the “coolest” and most sought-after gadgets, but drones come with a warning that if not heeded, could lead to a fine or even jail time.

Heathrow, Gatwick investing in anti-drone technology

2019-01-05 14:50

Britain's two biggest airports are investing in anti-drone technology following severe disruption at Gatwick caused by drone sightings in the run-up to Christmas.

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