Kansas testing drones for designing roads

… pilot project to determine how drones could be used in future … Department of Transportation has employed drone technology in conjunction with a road … are many advantages to using drones to do survey work for … and workers. Officials could use drones for…

Apple Eyes Drones as 6.5-Inch iPhone Comes Into Focus

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Eachine Windwill E014 Optical Flow FPV Camera Drone Flight Test Review – YouTube

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Shared autonomy via deep reinforcement learning

By Siddharth Reddy Imagine a drone pilot remotely flying a quadrotor, using an onboard camera to navigate and land. Unfamiliar flight dynamics, terrain, and network latency can make this system challenging for a human to control. One approach to this problem is to train an…

Video: New initiative launched to educate public on drone laws

… or have an interest in drones. “Nothing is more important than … drone pilot flying without regard for the laws is unacceptable. With drones … for commercial purposes. Importantly, all drone pilots must register with the … , with support from the Consumer Technology…

Drone helped find missing girl in Moore County woods, sheriff says

… says the pilot launched the drone and began scanning the thick … girl’s home using thermal technology. Within 15 minutes, the sheriff … FAA certified to fly the drones, which Godfrey says are ideal … strict privacy laws. The industrial drone used Thursday night…

North Carolina calls for delivery of medical supplies by drones

… ) Drone Integration Pilot Program (IPP) in a move that would enable drones … Oakworks Medical and advanced manufacturing technology of FAMED Medical Solutions. The … NCDOT would collaborate with global drone technology companies, such as Matternet and … to track drones that are…

Louisville wants drones that zip to gunshot sites

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Drone pilot fled from police after trying to fly cannabis into prison

A drone pilot who fled from police after being caught trying to fly illegal contraband into prison was jailed for seven years. Steven Kelly, of Thornwood Close, Anfield was convicted after trying to get cannabis resin, tobacco and a mobile phone into HMP Liverpool. The…

Drone rescues teens just hours after being unveiled for trial at Lennox Head

Related Story: Drone pilot training school opens in Port Macquarie Related Story: Swim between the flags — the surf life saving drones are watching A new rescue drone was barely out of the box before it was put to use in a real rescue at…