Amazon patents delivery drones that self-destruct in mid-air

Amazon patents delivery drones that self-destruct in mid-air Nick Lavars 3 PICTURES While the Federal Aviation Administration continues to ponder the safe integration of drones into US airspace, Amazon is doing much the same VIEW GALLERY – 3 IMAGES The engineering side of things is central to Amazon’s drone delivery plans, but so too is the need to […]

Autonomous sub finds long-lost supersonic aircraft from the 50s

Autonomous sub finds long-lost supersonic aircraft from the 50s December 1st, 2017 5 PICTURES The “Raise the Arrow” team gathers for a photo behind the AUV(Credit: Fraunhofer IOSB-AST) VIEW GALLERY – 5 IMAGES Early last year, we first heard about Fraunhofer’s DEDAVE (Deep Diving AUV for Exploration) unmanned submersible. Then this July, we got word of an initiative aimed at locating sunken […]

Chinese Drone Maker Denies Giving Data to Government

Chinese Drone Maker Denies Giving Data to Government By THE ASSOCIATED PRESSDEC. 1, 2017, 5:12 A.M. E.S.T. BEIJING — The Chinese company that is the world’s biggest maker of commercial drones is denying claims in a U.S. government document circulated online that it gives Beijing information about American law enforcement and utility companies. DJI Ltd. denied […]