Drone World

A former military airfield in Belgium will be used to test technology and help regulators set rules for delivery by unmanned flying devices. Original article at nytimes.com

The company had envisioned a fleet of solar-powered aircraft that would help bring more people online in remote parts of the world. Original article at nytimes.com

Thousands of employees have signed a letter protesting Google’s role in a program that could be used to improve drone strike targeting. Original article at nytimes.com

A memo from the Immigration and Customs Enforcement bureau says the firm’s commercial products may be sending sensitive information about U.S. infrastructure back to China, raising security concerns. Original article at...

The announcement is a victory for tech companies that have heavily bet that drone deliveries will be a part of retail in the future. Original article at nytimes.com