Wed, 03 Apr 2019 01:00
Giant smog vacuums and water-spraying drones
From Bangkok to Delhi, Asia’s gas chambers are innovating in a desperate attempt to clear the air
Sat, 16 Mar 2019 11:28
Japan’s drone use set to take off with deregulation
The relaxation of regulations on drone operations has spurred the expansion of their fields of use, with some delivering
Sat, 23 Feb 2019 01:00
Welcome to drone town
A sparsely populated Japanese locale is catching a buzz as the country’s drone-flying capital
Mon, 11 Feb 2019 14:49
Frenchman arrested for flying drone over Myanmar parliament
Yangon - A French tourist has been arrested for flying a drone near Myanmar's parliament in the capital Naypyidaw, the French embassy and local police confirmed Monday, under a law that could see him imprisoned for up to three years.
Mon, 11 Feb 2019 12:57
Photo gallery : The Kumbh Mela mass Hindu pilgrimage in India
An aerial view taken with a drone shows the Sangam, confluence of Ganga, Yamuna and the mythical Sarswati rivers, during the second royal bath day of the Kumbh Mela mass Hindu pilgrimage in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India on February 4.
Mon, 04 Feb 2019 01:00
Bangkok sounds smoke alarm for expanding Asean capitals
Bangkok is choking as military drones and fire trucks fight to bring air pollution under control. Schools have closed, people are encouraged to stay indoors and others have armed themselves with face masks.
Fri, 01 Feb 2019 13:01
Drones, fire trucks, tall buildings wage war on haze
Four water-carrying drones took off from Bangkok City Hall on Friday morning to join three fire engines in the latest assault on health-threatening haze.
Thu, 31 Jan 2019 12:19
Aswin calls on experts to help tackle Bangkok's air pollution problem
Bangkok governor Pol General Aswin Kwanmuang on Thursday called on experts to give advice on how best to tackle the severe air pollution that has blanketed the city.
Tue, 29 Jan 2019 01:00
Busan hosts Drone Show Korea 2019
THE SOUTH KOREAN government held Its Drone Show Korea 2019 in the southern port city of Busan last week, with some 100 firms showcasing their latest drones and related technologies.
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 01:00
SUCCESS OPENS DOOR FOR DRONE MAKERS IN REGION
JD.com, China’s largest on-line retailer, has announced the completion of Indonesia’s first government- approved drone flight – a breakthrough for drone delivery in Southeast Asia.
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 01:00
Controls on drones must be flexible, up to date
Thailand now has in place measures to guard against accident and injury, but the technology is improving and spreading fast
Sun, 13 Jan 2019 13:20
Japan plans to draw up guidelines for underwater drones
The government plans to draw up guidelines for underwater drones by fiscal 2020, reflecting the need for rules to prevent accidents as the use of such vehicles by the private sector is expected to increase, according to sources.
Sat, 22 Dec 2018 13:41
Drone threat a steep learning curve for airport chiefs
Aviation chiefs are going to be on a steep learning curve to counter the security threat posed by drones after a costly and humiliating shutdown of London's Gatwick airport.
Sat, 22 Dec 2018 09:24
Two arrested over London airport drone disruption: police
Two people have been arrested in connection with the "criminal use of drones" at London Gatwick Airport, police said Saturday, after three days of disruption in which and tens of thousands of people missed their flights.
Fri, 21 Dec 2018 13:43
Urgent : Police consider shooting down drone after London airport shutdown
Gatwick Airport, United Kingdom - British police were Friday considering shooting down the drone that has grounded flights and caused chaos at London's Gatwick Airport, with passengers set to face a third day of disruption.