Howard County Police Launch One-Year Drone Field TestThe drones cost $33,800 and were funded largely by a $20,000 contribution from the Howard County Police Foundation.
Howard County Police Launches One-Year Drone Field TestThe test will start with up to 10 officers. They will be trained and certified remote pilots- required by the FAA.
Search Party Volunteer With Drone Finds Missing 44-Year-Old Jason MabeeA Maryland man who was missing for five days has been found severely injured in the woods with the help of a search party volunteer using his drone.
IBM Wants To Make Coffee-Delivering Drones That Monitor You At WorkIBM has filed an application with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for their idea of a camera-equipped drone that hovers over you, watching your pupil dilation and facial expressions to judge if you need more coffee.
Google Employees Demand Company Stop Work On U.S. Military ProjectOver 3,000 employees at Google have signed an open letter to the company's leadership urging them to drop out of the Pentagon's project to equip drones with artificial intelligence.
BGE Becomes One Of First Power Companies To Test Drones As Potential ToolBGE is testing drones to keep an overhead eye on overhead lines.
Study Finds Drones More Damaging Than Bird Strikes To PlanesDrones that collide with planes cause more damage than birds of the same size because of their solid motors, batteries and other parts, a study released by the Federal Aviation Administration on Tuesday found.
Charm City Fly-In Takes Off This WeekendWith the growing popularity of drones, more and more people are being exposed to what is called radio controlled aircraft.
Annapolis Using Drones To Help Solve Traffic ProblemIt's been a problem for decades in Annapolis, as complaints continue over traffic throughout the area.
Police Arrest Drone Operator For Interfering During College Park FirePolice in Prince George's County say that Homeland Security officials arrested a suspect after he was caught flying a drone in restricted airspace near a five-alarm fire in College Park.
FAA: 'Too Many Close Calls' Between Drones, Commercial PlanesThe FAA says pilots are coming across dozens of drones each month, too many close calls, that are a disaster waiting to happen, as they continue to boom with popularity.
Drone Racing League Taking Flight in BaltimoreThe first drone racing league is taking flight in Baltimore, bringing technology and engineering lessons for kids to a whole new level.
Johns Hopkins Testing Drones To Assist With Providing Health CareResearchers at Johns Hopkins hospital think they've found a way to link drones with medical care. Alex Demetrick reports, it's cool in more ways than one.
FAA Gives Disney Permission To Fly Drones At Theme ParksGovernment aviation authorities have given Disney permission to fly drones at the company's theme parks in Florida and California.
UPS Testing Drones for Use In Its Package Delivery System One of the world's largest package delivery companies is stepping up efforts to integrate drones into its system.