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Pocket Drone: Collapsible, camera-toting copter costs $495

The world of aerial drones is about to get a lot more accessible with the successful funding of the Pocket Drone microcopter on Kickstarter.

By Jan. 16, 2014


MQ-8C Fire Scout robo-copter makes first flight

The B variant has already helped the Navy capture drug smugglers and carry out recon missions in Afghanistan and Somalia. The new MQ-8C is bigger and will pack a bigger payload.

By Nov. 3, 2013


Artist turns deceased tabby into cat-copter

Warning: Some readers may find the following story disconcerting. An artist turns his dearly departed cat into a flying quadrocopter cat.

By Jun. 5, 2012


Boeing's robo-copter flexes its muscle

Unmanned A160T Hummingbird demonstrates ability to conduct autonomous resupply operations, a preview of front-line operations of the not-too-distant future.

By Mar. 15, 2010


Robo-copter can navigate inside your home

Small flying robot called the Pelican can navigate the interiors of buildings autonomously, proving it can outperform military technology.

By Aug. 14, 2009


Personal rocket copter for your commute

It's being developed by the makers of the "Rocket Belt" jetpack.

By May. 2, 2008


'World's smallest' RC copter is no less annoying

It's barely longer than a credit card.

By Feb. 29, 2008


Boeing robo-copter lifts heavy load

The A160T Hummingbird unmanned rotorcraft puts in a full day's work with a half-ton payload.

By Sep. 28, 2007


Copter cam has too many enemies

The skies are already filled with flying surveillance toys.

By Sep. 7, 2007