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.   Aksu, China 41°15′45″N 80°17′30″E October 1, 2018   By Dan Gettinger An August 16, 2018 satellite image appears to indicate that eight medium-altitude long-endurance …

Weekly Roundup 8/21/17

August 14, 2017 – August 20, 2017 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. News During a nighttime flight in the Persian Gulf, an Iranian surveillance drone followed a U.S. aircraft carrier and came within 300 feet of …

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 by less technologically advanced militaries, militias, and non-state actors with …

Weekly Roundup 11/23/15

11/16/15 — 11/22/15 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. News A task force established by the Department of Transportation and the Federal Aviation Administration has recommended that new and existing drones be registered with the federal government. …