A federal judge has dismissed the Federal Aviation Administration’s only fine against a commercial drone user on the grounds that the small drone was no different than a model aircraft, a decision that appears to undermine the agency’s power to keep a burgeoning civilian drone industry out of the skies.
General Atomics Avenger has a longer range and bigger payload to operate in remote regions.
A Homeland Security Department drone has crashed off the coast of Southern California.
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The still-classified aircraft is believed to feature state-of-the-art surveillance technology.
Amazon.com is working on a way to get customers their goods in 30 minutes or less — by drone.
The Navy says tests have demonstrated a drone’s ability to integrate with the environment of an aircraft carrier.
A federal judge finds “disconcerting” the Obama administration’s position that courts have no role in a lawsuit over drone-strike killings of three U.S. citizens in Yemen.
The Navy says it has wrapped up testing with a fighter-sized drone aboard an aircraft carrier after the last of four landing attempts was scrubbed after a problem was detected.
The Navy successfully landed a drone the size of a fighter jet aboard an aircraft carrier for the first time Wednesday.