Drone World

A submarine’s periscope is a useful reconnaissance tool, but it puts the vessel at risk since it can only be used when the sub surfaces. As an alternative, researchers at Johns...

Just as American soldiers can be awarded the Silver Star, some have long argued that remote operators of drones should be eligible for war medals as well. New reports indicate they...

Nowadays, drones are found nearly everywhere: Farms , fields , even underwater . They could soon be found on the decks of a new kind of aircraft carrier combing the vast...

Lasers are the future of warfare. So it might come as a surprise to many Americans that the US military first used a laser to shoot a drone out of the...

Air Force drone pilots are stressed out , burnt out, overworked and undertrained . But ain’t they got memes! Read more… View original article at Gizmodo

Yesterday, images of a supposed U.S. military drone crash in Iraq began to circulate online. Now, the Pentagon has confirmed that it has indeed lost an MQ-1 Gray Eagle drone in...

The U.S military is increasingly making use of drones rather than manned aircraft . But a new report from the Government Accountability Office suggest that many drone pilots don’t get enough...

For nearly two years, the Air Force’s X-37B autonomous space plane has been circling around the Earth doing who knows what. Now it’s finally coming back to Earth, carrying all its...