Drone Bases Updates

This dynamic post will provide regular updates regarding the deployment of drones in military operations as new developments occur and as new information becomes available. The entries will place the latest developments in context. Lingshui, China 18°29′37″N 109°59′21″E March 24,…

Weekly Roundup 3/20/17

March 13, 2017 – March 19, 2017 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. At the Center for the Study of the Drone We spoke to Rolling…

Weekly Roundup 3/13/17

March 6, 2017 – March 12, 2017 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. News Germany reportedly intends to acquire the Northrop Grumman MQ-4C Triton high-altitude surveillance…

Weekly Roundup 3/6/17

February 27, 2017 – March 5, 2017 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. At the Center for the Study of the Drone We spoke to The…

Weekly Roundup 2/27/17

February 20, 2017 – February 26, 2017 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. At the Center for the Study of the Drone Dronescapes is a collection…

Portfolio: Dronescapes by Kathryn Brimblecombe-Fox

Kathryn Brimblecombe-Fox is an Australian painter whose work explores moral and ethical questions regarding the use of drones for military operations. Working under the massive Western Queensland skies, her paintings reflect an anxiety over the future and meaning of surveillance…

Weekly Roundup 2/20/17

February 13, 2017 – February 19, 2017 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. News Telecommunications firm Verizon has acquired Skyward, a drone operations management company. Skyward…

Weekly Roundup 2/13/17

February 6, 2017 – February 12, 2017 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. At the Center for the Study of the Drone Loitering munitions are a…

Loitering Munitions In Focus

In the early history of unmanned aviation, the distinction between a drone and guided missile was not always well defined. The World War One-era Kettering Bug, regarded to be one of the first drones, was designed to deliver an explosive…

Weekly Roundup 2/6/17

January 30, 2017 – February 5, 2017 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. News Israel has reportedly eased export restrictions on military drones in order to boost…

Weekly Roundup 1/30/17

January 23, 2017 – January 29, 2017 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. At the Center for the Study of the Drone A growing number of…