US commercial drone industry struggles to take off – Computerworld


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US commercial drone industry struggles to take off
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Computerworld – The U.S. commercial drone industry is still struggling to get off the ground more than two years after President Obama signed into law a bill that permits the civilian use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) over the country’s airspace
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Portuguese navy launches its very own drone with disastrous results – Daily Mail


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Portuguese navy launches its very own drone with disastrous results
Daily Mail
But when the Portuguese Navy tried to launch its own drone in front of the nation’s media, things did not quite go as planned. Portugal’s Defence Minister looked on helplessly as a sailor launched the buzzing device with a running jump – and it crashed …

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US commercial drone industry struggles to take off – Computerworld


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US commercial drone industry struggles to take off
Computerworld
Computerworld – The U.S. commercial drone industry is still struggling to get off the ground more than two years after President Obama signed into law a bill that permits the civilian use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) over the country’s airspace
Montana politician shoots at the sky in the first droneThe Verge
Businesses Keep Close Eye On Springfield Drone CaseWOSU Public Media
Drones‘ use up in the airNorthern Colorado Business Report
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Air Force Drone Pilots Are Bummed Out, Overworked: Report – NBCNews.com


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Air Force Drone Pilots Are Bummed Out, Overworked: Report
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A new report from the Government Accountability Office says the U.S. Air Force’s remotely piloted aircraft program is understaffed, and the military branch isn’t sufficiently supporting the officers who’ve signed up to fly the fleet of Predators and
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Drone risks damage at record depth in search for Malaysian plane – Reuters


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Drone risks damage at record depth in search for Malaysian plane
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Authorities have said the U.S. Navy’s previous estimate, that the Bluefin-21′s hunt may take two months, was also wrong and the drone was focusing on a “reduced and more focused underwater search area”. NO END IN SIGHT. On Monday, the search …
Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 update: Underwater drone finally completes full Salon
Still no success as deep-sea drone searches for MH370msnNOW

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Google acquiring unmanned aircraft developer Titan Aerospace – AOPA Pilot


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Google acquiring unmanned aircraft developer Titan Aerospace
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That’s because the UAVs his company, Titan Aerospace—the newest member of the Google family—is developing won’t be flying down in the clutter where most “drone” operators are clamoring to get in the air. And the FAA has been receptive to Titan’s
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Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 update: Underwater drone finally completes full … – Salon


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Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 update: Underwater drone finally completes full
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Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 update: Underwater drone finally completes full scan of seafloor Crew move the U.S. Navy’s Bluefin-21 autonomous underwater vehicle into position for deployment in the southern Indian Ocean, April 14, 2014. (Credit: …
Search for Malaysia jet refocuses on drone scans of sea floorReuters
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‘They’re Playing God’: The Federal Drone Ban Is Thwarting Rescue Missions – Motherboard


‘They’re Playing God’: The Federal Drone Ban Is Thwarting Rescue Missions
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A week after University of Indiana student Lauren Spierer went missing, Gene Robinson packed up his Spectra Flying Wing drone and got on a plane bound for Bloomington. When he got off the plane, his cell phone rang. It was the Federal Aviation …

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US strike kills Australian and New Zealander in Yemen

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Americans think drones are creepier than Google Glass – Quartz


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Americans think drones are creepier than Google Glass
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Americans are, unsurprisingly, distrustful of unmanned aerial vehicles, or drones, according to new data from Pew Research Center. When asked about the possibility of drones (commercial and personal) being allowed to fly in most US airspace, 63% of …
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