Tag: drone

Teaching drones to navigate like birds 
[Opinion] What Google, Amazon could learn from nature.
 
Aurizon uses drones to inspect rail assets 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
Safer for workers, better for data.
 
Vic emergency services to use drones as 'eyes in the sky' 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Vision for the future includes airborne video feed.
 
Customs seizes $80k worth of unauthorised drones 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
WA manufacturer on good behaviour bond.
 
Google tests drone delivery in country Queensland 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Secret response to Amazon's Prime Air.
 
Inquiry finds drones a threat to citizen privacy 
 
Amazon drone delivery ready for outdoor testing 
Jul 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Seeks permission from regulators.
 
US FAA parks Amazon drone delivery plans 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Disputed legislation up for renewal.
 
Airports want tighter rules for small drones 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Concerned about proposed removal of licenses.
 
Suspected drone in near miss with WA aircraft 
By Allie Coyne | May 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Unidentified object above military airspace.
 
Google to buy drone maker Titan Aerospace 
 
Drone almost collides with Westpac Rescue chopper  
 
Qld Police drone operations take off  
By Paris Cowan | Mar 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
But covert ops are off the agenda... for now.
 
Victorian mine drone in near miss with aircraft 
Mar 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Site survey conflict with crop duster.
 
Amazon trials drones for package delivery 
Dec 2, 2013 | Comment Now 
Targets 2015 start date.
 
CASA blasts 'irresponsible' drone bushfire flyover 
By Ry Crozier | Oct 25, 2013 | Comment Now 
Could hit water-bombing aircraft.
 
Melbourne firies use drone to check dangling truck 
 
Defence flags need to harden networks  
By Ry Crozier | May 3, 2013 | Comment Now 
Whitepaper released.
 
Defence flags network resiliency works 
By Ry Crozier | May 3, 2013 | Comment Now 
To tackle cyber threats.
 
Drones to forecast future bushfires 
By Charis Palmer | Jan 8, 2013 | Comment Now 
Technology available, politics permitting.
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