CategoryUnited Kingdom

pilot institute dronexl

Micro Drone 4.0 fiasco investigated by Indiegogo

M
Micro Drone 4.0 Fiasco Investigated By Indiegogo

It was such a lovely promise: a drone small enough to fit in the palm of your hand that can shoot high-quality images and movies and has a high degree of autonomy. The Micro Drone 4.0 crowdfunding campaign debuted on Indiegogo in early 2019. A total of about $1.5 million was raised. However, the introduction of the drone was repeatedly postponed, much to the chagrin of the funders. Indiegogo is...

Judge cancels plan to monitor Channel migrants with police drones

J
Judge Cancels Plan To Monitor Channel Migrants With Police Drones

A French judge has canceled plans to monitor migrants illegally crossing the Channel using police drones. According to the judge, in view of privacy legislation, it is not allowed to film people on the ground without prior permission. Previously, the use of police drones to enforce corona measures and monitor demonstrations was banned in France.

Former Gatwick drone incident suspects: “Police try to cover up failure”

F
A Couple Who Were Mistakenly Detained Now Suspect The Police Of Covering Up The Gatwick Drone Incident To Protect Their Own Reputation.

At the end of 2018, London Gatwick Airport was closed for several days due to a number of drone sightings. A search was made for both drones and their operators, but no evidence was provided for the drone flights. A couple who were mistakenly detained now suspect the police of covering up the Gatwick drone incident to protect their own reputation.