InterDrone 2016 (Las Vegas, September 6-8, 2016) final count: 3,518 attendees, 155 exhibitors per organizer BZ Media. .
(08/18/2017) General Atomics: UK Protector Advances Civil Certification Effort (AIN).
(04/12/2017) FAA, Pentagon Prohibit Drone Flights Over U.S. military sites (AIN).
(9/28/2016) U.S. Navy places order with Northrop Grumman for first three production MQ-4C Triton (AIN).
(07/03/2017) FAA Offers to Delete Names, Refund Hobbyists for Invalidated Drone Regisry (AIN).
(8/19/2016) Semiconductor Intel unveils 'Aero Ready to Fly' quadcopter for done application developers. (AIN).
(4/28/2017) FAA Study Assesses Injury Potential of Drone Striking Person (AIN).
(9/16/2016) East coast, west coast meet as FAA's Drone Advisory Committee holds first meeting in Washington, D.C.(AIN)
(9/22/2016) Bell Helicopter unveils V-247 Vigilant unmanned tiltrotor for U.S. Marine Corps (AIN).
(8/23/2016) Raytheon ground segment upgrade is latest for U.S. Air Force's RQ-4 Global Hawk. (AIN).
(8/15/2016) U.S. Navy deploys AeroVironment Puma AE from coastal patrol ships, destroyers (AIN).
(8/29/2016) FAA grants 76 waivers on first effective day of Part 107 regulation for small unmanned aircraft. (AIN)
(05/04/2017) FAA Amenable to Discussing Jurisdictional Issues With Cities , States (AIN)
(03/28/2017) FAA, Industry Work to Automate Drone Airspace Authorizations (AIN).
(8/16/2016) Predator Bs used for ballistic missile defense testing in Pacific Range off Hawaii. (AIN)
(03/17/2017) Transport Canada Starts Regulating Recreational Drones (AIN).
(02/24/2017) Canadian data firm receives approval for beyond visual line of sight operations (AIN).
(8/18/2016) Network news organization CNN launches first dedicated drone unit, 'CNN Air.' (AIN)
(9/24/2016) UPS, CyPhy Works test medicine delivery by drone off Massachusetts coast (AIN).
(8/24/2016) U.S. Department of the Interior awards IDIQ contract for up to 40 3D Robotics Solo quadcopters. (AIN)
(03/31/2017) General Atomics, Dynetics Advance 'Gremlins' Concepts (AIN).
(08/03/2017) Former Drone Rivals DJI, 3DR Combine Product offerings (AIN).
Corporate Aviation Ponders the Drone Tidal Wave (AIN, NBAA show daily, November 2016)
(05/11/2017) Principals Report Progress Toward Large Drones Entering the Airspace (AIN).
(11/2/2016) U.S. services outline future plans for unmanned aircraft systems (AIN).
(02/23/2017) UPS tests rooftop package delivery system for drones (AIN).
(09/07/2017) DHS, Other U.S. Agencies Seek Law Changes to Intercept Drones (AIN).
(8/31/2016) U.S., Canada agree to first foreign military sale of Insitu RQ-21A Blackjack to Canadian army. (AIN)
(8/15/2016) U.S. Air Force awards General Atomics $371 million contract to supply 30 MQ-9 Reapers for completion by May 2019.
(11/10/2016) General Atomics announces first flight (Oct. 27) of extended range Predator C Avenger. (AIN)
(10/10/2016) French company acquires Trimble business in significant drone-industry transaction (AIN).
(02/28/2017) Market leader DJI unveils new quadcopter for industrial users (AIN).
(12/5/2016) FLIR Systems acquires maker of 'Black Hornet' mini surveillance drone (AIN).
(05/4/2017) U.S. Military, Federal Agencies Join in Counter Drone Programs. (AIN) .
(10/18/2016) Drone Aviation Corp. wins U.S. government contract for tethered drone (AIN).
(12/22/2016) NASA drives UTM vision of air traffic management for drones (AIN)
(11/9/2016) FAA to test drone detection systems at Denver International Airport (AIN) .
(10/5/2016) U.S., other countries sign declaration on armed drone exports (AIN).
(07/05/2017) U.S. Military Services Budget More for Small Unmanned Aircraft Services (AIN).
(8/31/2016) Via RTCA, FAA announces 35 members of new Drone Advisory Committee (AIN).
(9/20/2016) Unmanned aircraft must operate in contested airspace, experts tell Air Space & Cyber Conference (AIN).