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Amazon lays off Prime Air staff as it seeks to outsource dro…

Amazon.com Inc. has laid off dozens of staff from its Prime Air drone delivery unit as it seeks to outsource drone manufacturing. The Financial Times reported today that the layoffs involve research and development staff along with manufacturing staff in a push to get what it said is its “heavily delayed ambitions …

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UK Space Agency-funded DETECT project to use satellites, dro…

A new project has been launched to curb the spread of malaria in Guyana by using satellites to detect mosquitos breeding locations and drone technology to destroy the larvae without causing harm to other species. The project, titled “DETECT: Integrated Space Technology Vector Control for Enhancing Community Health and Resilience …

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Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) collaborates with Iron Dro…

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) and Iron Drone announced on June 29, 2020 that they have entered a collaboration agreement for the integration of interception capabilities into IAI’s advanced anti-drone system, Drone Guard. According to a press release by the IAI, “the intercepting drone can be launched during day or night …

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