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The NavSonde drone is built to collect data from volcanos. Credit: Latitude Engineering

A man was arrested for flying a Parrot Bebop drone near the White House. Credit: U.S. Secret Service

FAA Administrator Michael Huerta announcing the Pathfinders Program at AUVSI 2015 in Atlanta. Credit: Dan Gettinger

by   -   May 11, 2015

The Airware Aerial Information Platform   Powering Drones for the Enterprise   YouTubeAirware received an undisclosed investment from Intel Capital, which now joins GE Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz, Google Ventures, Kleiner Perkins and a host of other prominent VCs in funding this autopilot startup. The startup received $40.5 million prior to the Intel investment.

CyPhy Works raises 230K in first two days of crowdfunding for their new autopilot drone.

Anonymous graffiti artist KATSU used a drone to tag a massive billboard in New York City.

Japanese security members carry a box containing a drone that was landed on the roof of the Prime Minister’s residence in Tokyo.

The X-47B test drone completes its first mid-air refueling.

DroneCast, an advertising company, uses drones to fly banners over events and businesses.

Singapore's new military drones, Dji's Phantom added to NASM, Europe's future UCAV plans and more.Read drone related news on the Drone Center's Weekly roundup.

Drone delivery, Senate hearing, law enforcement drones and many more stories. Read all the drone related news from last week on the Drone Center's Weekly roundup.

Delivery drones approved, FAA rules, combat drone action and falcon training uavs. Read more drone related news on the Drone Center's Weekly roundup.

by   -   March 16, 2015

Should drones with remote control be considered autonomous? In Canada, apparently not.

Michigan State Police received approval from the FAA to fly a Aeryon SkyRanger drone anywhere in the state. It is the first time that the FAA has granted a law enforcement agency such latitude for drone operations.

Crocs is using drones to deliver shoes to shoppers in Japan.

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