Full-Time Flying Drone Squad

Full-Time Flying Drone Squad

Full-Time Flying Drone Squad: Police launch first 24-hour drone unit The drones are helping in missing person searches, crime scene photography and responding to traffic collisions. Two police forces in the South West have set up the UK’s first operational drone squad to fight crime. Forces up and down the country have been trialing the use of the mini aircraft as a cheaper alternative to helicopters for a number of […]

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Drone IED Simulator and Test Training Aid

Drone IED Simulator and Test Training Aid

The First and Only Available Drone IED Simulator and Test Training Aid Explotrain® LLC, a Florida based small business, is taking the defensive response to the emerging drone threat straight to the troops. The company is developing a realistic drone based IED simulation and training system. With the first and only functional drone and simulated IED integrated device, Explotrain is addressing the vital and emerging threat of drone weapons in […]

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Drone Insurance: Should Hobbyists Insure Their UAVs?

Drone Insurance: Should Hobbyists Insure Their UAVs?

drone controls Part of what’s fueling the skyrocketing desire for drones is greater affordability and accessibility. A quick search on Amazon returns drone price tags starting as low as $19.99 to high-end drones costing upwards of $4,000. And that’s helping push sales up. According to NPD Group, by 2018, sales are expected to soar to $1 billion, up from $130 million in 2015. While the sky is the limit on […]

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