The Drone Database

A growing number of countries are developing or acquiring unmanned aircraft systems. These drones are playing an ever-larger role in conflicts around the world. For example, we identified 38 drones made in six countries that are active in the conflict…

Weekly Roundup 1/23/17

January 16, 2017 – January 22, 2017 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. News Two suspected U.S. drone strikes in Yemen killed at least three members…

Weekly Roundup 1/16/17

January 9, 2017 – January 15, 2017 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. News Popular French hobby drone maker Parrot laid off 290 out of 840…

Weekly Roundup 1/9/17

January 2, 2017 – January 8, 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 are delighted to…

Weekly Roundup 1/2/17

December 26, 2016 – January 1, 2017 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. Year in Review 2016 was many things to many people; for the world of…

2016 Drone Year in Review

  By Arthur Holland Michel Every day of the year, we track the news from the drone world very closely. (If you haven’t already, you should subscribe to our Weekly Roundup newsletter to stay on top of the latest: you…

Weekly Roundup 12/26/16

December 19, 2016 – December 25, 2016   If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. News U.S. Central Command announced that U.S. forces killed 28 suspected members of…

Weekly Roundup 12/19/16

December 12, 2016 – December 18, 2016   If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. Support Our Work The Center for the Study of the Drones is committed…

Drones Operating in Syria and Iraq

In Syria and Iraq today, there are more drones, made in more countries, and flown by more groups, than in any previous conflict. Once primarily the domain of technologically advanced militaries such as the United States, drones are being adopted…

Weekly Roundup 12/12/16

December 5, 2016 – December 11, 2016  If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. Help Us Make the Roundup Better In a few weeks, we will send…

Weekly Roundup 12/5/16

November 28, 2016 – December 4, 2016  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 have found satellite…