Drone World

Enlarge / Amazon’s latest delivery drone design, the MK27-2. (credit: Amazon) Amazon is detailing plans to begin its drone delivery service, Amazon Prime Air. The company still has some regulatory obstacles...

Enlarge (credit: Petro Zadorozhny | Getty Images) In the snowy streets of the north Ukrainian town of Trostyanets, the Russian missile system fires rockets every second. Tanks and military vehicles are...

Enlarge / A Falcon 9 rocket and Crew Dragon spacecraft launch NASA’s Crew-4 mission early on Wednesday morning. (credit: Trevor Mahlmann) 4:45 am ET Wednesday Update: Beneath a starry Florida sky...

Enlarge (credit: Zipline International) Six years ago, Rwanda had a blood delivery problem. More than 12 million people live in the small East African country, and like those in other nations,...

Enlarge / A drone from Alphabet’s Wing delivers a package to a customer. (credit: Wing) Earlier this month, Google’s sister company, Wing, began offering a drone delivery service in the Dallas...

Enlarge / A Falcon 9 rocket launches on Friday carrying four private citizens to the International Space Station. (credit: Trevor Mahlmann) 11:45 am ET Friday update: Right on schedule, beneath bright...

Enlarge / Ukrainian Vice Prime Minister Mykhailo Fedorov shared this photo of Starlink user terminals on March 18. (credit: Mykhailo Fedorov) SpaceX’s Starlink Internet is proving to be useful for Ukraine’s...

Enlarge / Aerial shots with drone of Blackgrounds Roman archaeological site. (credit: HS2) Archaeologists surveying the planned route of a high-speed railway between London and Birmingham in the UK unearthed the...

Enlarge / A Falcon 9 rocket launches the DART mission for NASA on Nov. 24, 2021. (credit: Trevor Mahlmann) 1:35 am ET Wednesday update: With near perfect weather at the launch...

SpaceX/NASA’s Crew-3 mission finds a way through the November weather, launching only 46 hours 30 minutes after Crew-2 splashed down in the Gulf of Mexico. [credit: Trevor Mahlmann ] Finally afforded...