Police will be given more powers and resources to crack down on illegal drone use in a bid to avoid a repeat of the chaos this caused at airports.
John Lewis has stopped selling drones because of the chaos they caused at airports.
Scientists have developed fully autonomous robots which are able to inspect wind farms for damage.
Drones launched by Yemen’s Houthi rebels have attacked the world’s largest oil processing facility in Saudi Arabia and another major oilfield, sparking huge fires.
Audi has swapped headlights for drones in its latest futuristic vehicle concept, revealed at the Frankfurt Motor Show.
An airliner carrying up to 186 passengers was forced to take avoiding action after a drone was spotted, a near-miss report has revealed.
Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah has said his group will shoot down any Israeli drones that enter Lebanese airspace from now on.
Uber is looking to the skies for the future of its food delivery service, carrying out a test using drones to speed up the delivery of McDonald’s meals.
Amazon has said it hopes to start delivering packages via drone “within months” as it unveiled its newest model with emphasis on safety.
One of the world’s leading aircraft seats manufacturers is using drones to keep its production line running.
An incident involving a drone is reported to police in the north-east almost every four days, new figures show.
A drone no-fly zone around Aberdeen International Airport will be expanded under new legislation introduced next month.
Incidents of drones being used to disrupt airports will not stop until technology to better control rogue devices is more widely used, an industry expert has said.
Anti-drone technology will be deployed at Gatwick and Heathrow airports in response to disruption caused by the flying machines in the run-up to Christmas.
An Israeli technology company has said its anti-drone system is drawing major interest after rogue unmanned aircraft sowed chaos at London’s Gatwick Airport last week.
The military equipment being used to stop further drone disruption at Gatwick Airport is believed to be capable of jamming signals to the rogue devices as well as tracking them.
Flights to and from Aberdeen airport have been disrupted due to the closure at Gatwick airport.
Robot drones are set to be tested underwater to protect the Great Barrier Reef from crown-of-thorns starfish.
People using drones to capture images of wildlife risk disturbing protected species and could fall foul of the law, experts have warned.
Cancer cells deploy “drones” to battle with the immune system from a safe distance, research has shown.
As drone parcel delivery moves closer to reality, payment processing firm Worldpay has unveiled a concept contactless payment system built into drones and their landing pads to help combat fraud.
Facebook is scrapping plans to design and build its own drones that can beam internet signals to remote parts of the world.
Britain is at risk of terrorist attacks from drones, a leading designer has warned.
Regulation of privately owned drones is in a state of “chaos” as authorities belatedly wake up to the impact of the flying gadgets, according to a leading UK robotics expert.
A rise in drone usage in the oil and gas industry and in Scotland’s farming industry could help to deliver a £42 billion boost to the UK economy by 2013, a new report has forecast.
A tiny, insect-like robot that operates without the need for an external power source has been developed by scientists.
These dramatic pictures show the designs for headquarters of global drone company DJI which includes a skybridge to showcase their latest tech.
Students will be able to fly drones in a dedicated park at a US university as they are encouraged to “experiment and innovate” with the technology.
Drones flying over a North-east nature reserve could be causing deadly problems for a colony of seals resting on the sand there.
Drones are increasingly being adopted for uses outside of recreational and photographic endeavours, and the new offering from manufacturer Aerones demonstrates just that.