Weekly Roundup 9/16/19

September 10, 2019 – September 15, 2019 Top Stories A large scale attack involving drones and cruise missiles caused significant damage to two oil facilities in Saudi Arabia. According to U.S. officials, at least 19 points of impact were observed at the sites. The Houthi group in Yemen claimed responsibility …

Weekly Roundup 9/9/19

September 2, 2019 – September 8, 2019 At the Center Last week, Center for the Study of the Drone co-director Arthur Holland Michel testified before the U.K. Parliament Defence Select Committee as part of the Domestic Threat of Drones Inquiry. In the hearing, Arthur discussed the security implications of near-future …

Weekly Roundup 9/2/19

August 26, 2019 – September 1, 2019 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. At the Center In a review of The Drone Memos: Targeted Killing, Secrecy, and the Law by Jameel Jaffer, Center for the Study …

Weekly Roundup 8/26/19

August 19, 2019 – August 25, 2019 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. Top Stories Israel’s military launched an airstrike against an Iranian drone base in Syria, and may have used its own drones for two …

Weekly Roundup 8/19/19

August 12, 2019 – August 18, 2019 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. Top Stories The Alliance for System Safety of UAS through Research Excellence (ASSURE) concluded an 18-month study into the risks of injury to …

Weekly Roundup 8/5/19

July 29, 2019 – August 4, 2019 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. Top Stories Switzerland’s national postal service, Swiss Post, has suspended drone delivery operations indefinitely after two of its drones, developed by the U.S. …

Weekly Roundup 7/29/19

July 22, 2019 – July 28, 2019 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. Top Stories United Parcel Service has formed a subsidiary dedicated to implementing drone deliveries. UPS Flight Forward will partner with drone delivery firm …

Weekly Roundup 7/22/19

July 15, 2019 – July 21, 2019 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. Top Stories A drone equipped with grenades was reportedly used in an attack on a Shia paramilitary base in northern Iraq, killing one …

Weekly Roundup 7/15/19

July 8, 2019 – July 14, 2019 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. Top Stories The Washington State Patrol has acquired a fleet of 111 drones and has trained more than 100 officers across the state …

Weekly Roundup 7/8/19

July 1, 2019 – July 7, 2019 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. Top Stories Libyan forces allied with Khalifa Haftar said that they destroyed a Turkish drone in an airstrike in Tripoli. In a statement, …

Weekly Roundup 7/1/19

June 24, 2019 – June 30, 2019 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. Top Stories Chinese drone maker DJI announced that it will begin manufacturing drones in the U.S. and will start offering models equipped with …