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Elite Space Program Will Include A St. Louis Drone Startup

Elite space program will include a St. Louis drone startup

Out of 600 international businesses, St. Louis-based drone startup WingXpand was chosen to participate in the “Techstars” program in Los Angeles. The program focuses on aerospace technology and collaborates with agencies like NASA and the U.S. Space Force. According to…

Drone Prototypes Face Severe Icelandic Conditions During Test

Drone prototypes face severe Icelandic conditions during test

If testing in Iceland this summer is successful, robots and drone prototypes working together will aid the exploration of rocky places like the moon and Mars. “I’ve never seen such crazy winds in my life,” planetary geologist Catherine Neish, at…

Drone Tracking Tech Tested At Lax Airport After Near-Misses

Drone tracking tech to be tested at LAX airport after near-misses

The Transportation Security Administration will test new drone tracking technology to spot, track, and identify drones in restricted airspace after dozens of drone sightings and a few reports of a “guy in a jetpack”, near Los Angeles International Airport. According…

Drone Team Aids In Locating Domestic Violence Suspect - In Arizona, Authorities Use Drones In The Search Of More Remains While Working On Tracing Several Body Parts Found In Remote Areas.

Drone team aids in locating domestic violence suspect

A 38-year-old man from Petaluma, California, was apprehended following an overnight search involving various law enforcement units, including a drone team. The individual was wanted in connection with a probable domestic violence incident and shooting. After an hours-long overnight search,…

Drone Sighting Reported Over Will Smith’s Calabasas Mansion

Drone sighting reported over Will Smith’s Calabasas mansion

Deputies were dispatched to Will Smith’s Calabasas home after a purported drone sighting was reported. On Tuesday, Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies responded to Will Smith’s Calabasas mansion, where a drone had been seen flying over the actor’s large home,…