A look at Russia’s “tsunami-making” drone and threats to wipe out UK, Ukraine

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com A popular Russian state TV anchor has warned that Moscow could wipe Britain off the map with a nuclear tsunami in retaliation for supporting Ukraine. In his Sunday evening primetime show on Channel One, one of the most-watched in Russia, Dmitry Kiselyov claimed on May 1 that a strike by … Continue reading A look at Russia’s “tsunami-making” drone and threats to wipe out UK, Ukraine

Why US suspended drone technology export licenses to Turkey

Twenty-five U.S. Representatives have joined Rep. David Cicilline (D-RI) and Rep. Gus Bilirakis (R-FL) in a bipartisan call upon the State Department to suspend export licenses for US drone technology to Turkey, pending an official investigation into the destabilizing role of Turkey’s drone programs in the Caucasus, South Asia, the Eastern Mediterranean and around the … Continue reading Why US suspended drone technology export licenses to Turkey

Demand for Turkish drones rises, Malaysia, Indonesia voice interest

Bayraktar TB2 combat drone donated to Ukraine is seen during presentation, in Siauliai Air Base, Lithuania July 6, 2022. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins Malaysia and Indonesia have expressed interest in purchasing armed drones from Turkish defense firm BaykarThis signals a soaring global demand for Turkish drones after their impact during combat in Syria, Ukraine and LibyaOn Sept. … Continue reading Demand for Turkish drones rises, Malaysia, Indonesia voice interest

Taiwan fires live rounds at unidentified drones

Taiwan has fired warning shots at three unidentified drones that flew near its outlying islands. It is not clear who was flying the drones, but all three were seen flying back towards the Chinese mainland, said Taiwan's defence ministry. It comes as Taipei has over the past weeks complained of Chinese drones flying close to … Continue reading Taiwan fires live rounds at unidentified drones

Drones: Farmers’ best option for increased productivity in the 21st century

  Crop breeders grow thousands of potential varieties at a time but, until now, observations of key traits were made by hand. In a new study, unmanned aerial vehicles, or drones, were used successfully to remotely evaluate and predict soybean maturity timing in tests of potential varieties. The use of drones for this purpose could … Continue reading Drones: Farmers’ best option for increased productivity in the 21st century

Boko Haram now using drones for terrorist attacks – Muhammadu Buhari

  Extremists in Nigeria have begun using drones, the country's president says, opening a worrying new front in the region's nearly decade-long fight against Boko Haram, an offshoot linked to the Islamic State. President Muhammadu Buhari announced the development during a meeting of countries contributing troops to a multinational force combating the extremists. Deadly attacks … Continue reading Boko Haram now using drones for terrorist attacks – Muhammadu Buhari

Gatwick Airport: Police arrest 2 suspects for disrupting business and endangering lives

  Two people have been arrested in connection with the "criminal use of drones" which has caused widespread disruption to flights at Gatwick Airport. Sussex Police said a man and a woman were detained by officers "in the Gatwick area" at around 10pm local time on Friday, Press Association reports. Meanwhile, Gatwick Airport said on Saturday morning … Continue reading Gatwick Airport: Police arrest 2 suspects for disrupting business and endangering lives

China says Electronic Walls to stop Drones near Airports are underway

Drones serve different purposes although they're synonymous with military airstrikes, border security, deliveries and in some cases, used by civilians who love controlling flying objects in the air. Companies like BBC, Amazon, UPS and BT, among a host of others, have applied the use of drones for an effective and efficient service delivery. The administration of … Continue reading China says Electronic Walls to stop Drones near Airports are underway