Encroaching Drones Usually Go Unseen by Pilots

Encroaching Drones Usually Go Unseen by Pilots

Skilled pilots approaching a runway usually can’t see small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS) encroaching on their airspace, and they virtually never detect motionless drones, a newly published study shows. During an airborne human factors experiment, certificated...
The Drone Wars Are Already Here

The Drone Wars Are Already Here

The skies of Syria, Yemen, and Libya swarm with armed and dangerous unmanned aerial vehicles. And the technology is spreading farther and farther afield. By Gwen Ackerman, Selcan Hacaoglu and Mohammed Hatem | October 30, 2019 12:01AM ET The Kurdish fighters emerged...
Dozens of Drones Spotted Near Virginia Prisons

Dozens of Drones Spotted Near Virginia Prisons

In late August, as security staff was leaving Buckingham Correctional Center, they found a small white drone sitting on the side of the road with a package attached to it. They were told by a shift commander to leave it alone since it was outside the prison’s...
The dark side of our drone future

The dark side of our drone future

By James Rogers, October 4, 2019 Let me paint a picture of the near future. Drones, some weighing a few pounds and others a few tons, will flow endlessly back and forth from rural distribution centers to inner-city delivery hubs. Day in and day out, they will drop...
Drone Technology Proliferation in Small Wars

Drone Technology Proliferation in Small Wars

Drone Technology Proliferation in Small Wars Scott Crino and Andy Dreby The recent drone attacks targeting critical components of Saudi Arabia’s energy sector, highlighted by the September fourteenth attacks on Saudi Arabia’s Khurais oilfield and Abqaiq refinery,...
UAS Mitigation at Airports Urgent

UAS Mitigation at Airports Urgent

For Immediate Release: October 3, 2019 Contact:     Marya Mista,  mmista@liteye.com,  630-991-3711 DOWNLOAD PDF PRESS RELEASE UAS Mitigation at Airports Urgent Liteye Systems, Inc Response to Blue Ribbon Task Force Report Liteye Systems Inc. commends the efforts of...