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An MQ-9 Reaper remotely piloted drone aircraft performs aerial maneuvers over Creech Air Force Base

Another US combat drone has been shot out of the sky over war-torn Yemen

This marks the second time in three months the US has lost a drone over Yemen, and the US suspects an Iranian-backed rebel group is behind the attack.
A still image, taken from a video footage released by Russia's Defence Ministry on August 20, 2019, shows a Russian Altius-U military long-range unmanned aerial vehicle during a test flight at an unknown location, Russia

Russia’s new high-altitude drone just flew for the first time, and they want to arm it with one ton of bombs

On Tuesday, the Russian Ministry of Defense shared video of a test flight for the Altius-U, a major step forward in its drone program.
A paratrooper from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division prepares to launch a Black Hornet in Kandahar, Afghanistan, August 9, 2019.

US soldiers in Afghanistan are patrolling like never before with these awesome pocket-sized spy drones

This game-changing technology has the potential to be a real "life-saver" for troops on the ground in combat zones.
Gravity Industries' jet pack suit.

8 mind-blowing technologies that will soon make armies fight like Marvel superheroes

From a jet suit to tiny drones, militaries around the world are looking to outfit soldiers with gear straight out of "The Avengers."
A 5 kilowatt (kW) laser integrated on a Stryker participated in the Maneuver Fires Integrated Experiment (MFIX) at Fort Sill, April 5, 2017.

The US Army is tripling the power on a laser cannon built to shoot down rockets, drones, and ‘more stressing threats’

The Army has decided it will no longer build a 100-kilowatt laser. Instead, it's going for a 250-300 kilowatt laser that will pack more of a punch.

Firefighters had to suspend aerial operations over a Utah wildfire when someone illegally flew a drone over the blaze

Firefighters were eventually able to resume aerial operations. Flying a drone over a natural disaster, including a wildfire, is illegal.
Amazon's Mercedes-Benz Sprinter vans.

Every vehicle Amazon uses to deliver packages in its exploding logistics empire, including autonomous land and air robots

From autonomous robots to Mercedes-Benz vans, these are all the vehicles Amazon uses to deliver packages.

You can now buy a flamethrower to attach to your drone for $1,500

The TF-10 WASP flamethrower drone attachment from Throwflame costs $1,500, and can shoot flames up to 25 feet away.

An airport in England was forced to shut down after a pilot spotted a drone flying near the runway

Flights were forced to circle in a holding pattern, and several diverted to other airports after reports that a drone was seen flying near the runway.