Police have also warned they will use drones to enforce travel restrictions, as Malaysia endures near total lockdown.
U.S. regulators have discovered it’s not enough to stop government agencies from buying Chinese-made drones – Chinese-made components may also be a source of malware.
The Federal Aviation Administration published the final rule for the operation of drones over people.
Alphabet Inc’s drone delivery unit Wing criticized Trump administration rules issued this week mandating broadcast-based remote identification of drones.
The latest drone technology has the power to transform everyday policing, just as it can transform package delivery, building inspections and military reconnaissance.
San Diego planned to use the military-grade SkyGuardian drone for vehicle enforcement on the freeway.
Italy has said police may use drones to monitor movement in order to contain the coronavirus outbreak. The National Civil Aviation Authority (ENAC) authorized the use of drones to monitor the movements of citizens in municipal areas to ensure the containment of the epidemiological emergency, ENAC said Monday in a letter published on its official […]
China’s DJI, the world’s largest commercial drone maker, said it is developing technology that would allow the public to track the registrations of drones in flight using just a smartphone, amid a broader industry push to make such data available. The push for remote identification technology comes amid regulatory calls for greater oversight of drone […]
At its annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland, the World Economic Forum launched what it’s calling the Advanced Drone Operator’s Toolkit. While that may sound like a development package for drone nerds, it’s actually a set of guidelines, recommendations, and lessons-learned for governments looking to roll out commercial drone operations. Source: Davos develops drone regulation how-to […]
On Tuesday, the European Parliament agreed draft regulations to create EU standards for manufacturers which must now be put before EU member states ministers for approval. Maximum altitude and distance limits for drone flights will be set, alongside additional safety features, common certification and training rules. The draft EU rules are designed to be proportionate to […]