JERUSALEM—Israel, which regards its neighbor, Jordan, as a buffer against the upheavals sweeping Syria and Iraq, is deploying surveillance drones on the Syrian-Jordan border to monitor attempts by Islamist militants to penetrate the Hashemite kingdom, according to Israeli media repor
The Federal Aviation Administration’s regulation of commercial drones will likely prevent the United States from taking a bigger slice of what could be a $14 billion drone industry, according to a new report.
Russia is building a drone submarine to deliver large-scale nuclear weapons against U.S. harbors and coastal cities, according to Pentagon officials.
A German airliner heading into Poland’s Warsaw Chopin Airport from Munich nearly crashed into what appeared to be a drone Monday afternoon.
The US Navy is developing a submarine-hunting drone ship that will target the next generation of nearly silent enemy diesel submarines, Business Insider reported Tuesday.
Technological improvements have turned drones from hobbyist toys to potential weapons against the United States, according to a new report from the Center for A New American Security.
China has unveiled a new twin-fuselage drone that analysts say will give the People’s Liberation Army long-range surveillance and strike capabilities.
China tried to electronically jam U.S. drone flights over the South China Sea in a bid to thwart spying on disputed island military construction, U.S. officials said. Global Hawk long-range surveillance drones were targeted by the jamming in at least one incident near the disputed Spratly Islands, where China is building military facilities on Fiery Cross Reef.