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New York State Will Invest $5 Million In Developing Its Drone Industry

New York state will invest $5 million in developing its drone industry, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Tuesday.The investment was announced in conjunction with a series of drone initiatives unveiled by the White House on Tuesday. The money will go toward planning and designing next-g...

Swedish Church To Use Drones To Drop Thousands Of Bibles In ISIS-Controlled Iraq

A major evangelical free church in Sweden is preparing to use drones to drop thousands of Bibles into areas of Iraq controlled by Islamic State.The Livets Ord (Word of Life) church in Uppsala in the north of Sweden has said it will use drones flying at high altitude to release thousands of ...

Blue Bear RISER Inspection Platform Completes Trails

Blue Bear engineers, in partnership with CREATEC, inspected the HMS Illustrious (R06), an aircraft carrier of the Royal Navy. The RISER system demonstrated how automated unmanned systems can safely fly inside ships for inspection. The trials were also conducted in partnership with Lloyd’s ...

PrecisionHawk Releases Results of Pathfinder Phase I at White House Workshop on Drones

PrecisionHawk, a leading drone data and safety company based in Raleigh, N.C., today announced Phase I Pathfinder results as part of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) Workshop on Drones and the Future of Aviation held in Washington D.C. The report, included in the ...