Company tasked with resupplying the International Space Station says it may replace the decades-old, Soviet-made engines for future launches.
An Orbital Sciences Corp. rocket laden with supplies for the ISS suffers a fiery first-stage engine failure before falling and exploding at a NASA flight facility.
RMIT University researchers are aiming for a world-first by developing unmanned drone aircraft that mimic the flight patterns of birds.
Picking up where it left off during the summer, the futuristic aircraft carries out at-sea maneuvers on and around its third aircraft carrier.
Amazon says if the US agency won't play, its drone operations will end up overseas. We'll see whether that threat gets off the ground.
The company has been testing drone deliveries in the UK and says that it will expand that research in the country if the US government doesn't loosen its grip on test flights.
The United States Navy tests out an unmanned, underwater drone called the GhostSwimmer. It prowls through the water just like a massive shark.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos wants to ship goods using unmanned aircraft. Some are skeptical, others nervous, but drones already are improving the way we live.
New video footage from October's accidental explosion of an Antares rocket shows the intense force felt at the launch pad.
The company's line of action cameras is already popular with drone enthusiasts. Now GoPro wants to sell aircraft as well.