After cuts, 2019 drone budget still largest ever for Pentagon

After cuts, 2019 drone budget still largest ever for Pentagon By: Kelsey Atherton     The Instant Eye quadcopter is part of the Pentagon’s growing inventory of small drones. (Jered T. Stone/ Marine Corps) Even after being cut by hundreds of million, fiscal year 2019 is set to be the Pentagon’s spendiest year for drones. The drone […]

Serbia looks to acquire Chinese drones and the technological know-how

Serbia looks to acquire Chinese drones and the technological know-how By: Jaroslaw Adamowski    Serbian soldiers stand guard next to the national flag prior to an honor salute on the eve of Serbia’s Statehood Day. (Vladimir Zivojinovic/AFP via Getty Images)  WARSAW, Poland — Serbia’s acting assistant defense minister has announced the ministry is negotiating with a number […]

Dedicated drone tracker can now detect swarming robots

Dedicated drone tracker can now detect swarming robots By: Kelsey Atherton    With proprietary software and several sensor nodes, the Dedrone system is able to detect and track five incoming drones, providing valuable information about them to the person monitoring the system. (Kelsey D. Atherton / Screenshot, Dedrone YouTube Channel)  For every military innovation, there is […]