When you’re down an engine and you have lot of water under you, you have a process to follow. You don’t panic, you don’t go off the rails, you remember your training, and that’s what happened here.
The first modern, lethal drone strike took place one month after 9/11. Twenty years later, our view of warfare and military personnel has completely changed.
Australia was once at the forefront of RPAS regulation, but we now trail other jurisdictions – and we’re alarmingly misaligned with international best practice.
Airplanes could be safer with technology at the helm. A key sticking point is human opinion.
The drone market is booming, with some unwanted consequences for wildlife. A new study argues that threatened species might need extra protections.