Drones have become more common over the past decade but their history stretches further back than you might think.
Scientists have developed fully autonomous robots which are able to inspect wind farms for damage.
Major oil installations including the world’s largest processing facility were set ablaze by drone attacks in Saudi Arabia yesterday.
Drones launched by Yemen’s Houthi rebels have attacked the world’s largest oil processing facility in Saudi Arabia and another major oilfield, sparking huge fires.
An airliner carrying up to 186 passengers was forced to take avoiding action after a drone was spotted, a near-miss report has revealed.
Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah has said his group will shoot down any Israeli drones that enter Lebanese airspace from now on.
Scotland’s new police drones have been used in a murder investigation, to probe a road accident and to keep watch on protestors who occupied an oil rig, the force has revealed.
Police are trying to track a drone operator after a device was spotted by plane crews coming in to land at Edinburgh Airport.
Police say ‘industrial’ drones used in ‘deliberate act’ to disrupt Gatwick Airport as flights remain grounded into the evening
DRONES which forced the closure of Gatwick’s runway are believed to be “industrial” models, police said.
THE QUEEN has banned drones from flying near her Scottish castle.
A DATABASE of drone users will be launched under new laws being introduced to the Commons on Wednesday.