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Autonomous drone helps unmanned helicopter fight fires (Tomorrow Daily 283)

Jeff discusses an autonomous drone's help in assisting an unmanned helicopter put out a test fire and a sensitive photon camera that can detect objects around corners.

By December 8, 2015

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Drone and helicopter work together to put out a test fire (Tomorrow Daily 283 show notes)

Lockheed Martin's autonomous firefighting drone recently underwent tests that involved spotting a blaze, alerting an unmanned chopper, and directing the helicopter to douse the fire with water.

By December 8, 2015

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Donald Trump: The president to take us to Mars?

Believe it or not, Republican Donald Trump may be the presidential candidate that would get humans to the Red Planet sooner rather than later.

By May 5, 2016

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Intel and FAA team up on drones (Crave Extra)

The FAA names Intel CEO Brian Krzanich, a drone enthusiast, to lead a new drone advisory council that will make recommendations on unmanned aerial systems. Intel got an exemption from the FAA to fly 100 drones at once.

By May 4, 2016

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Airliner at Europe's busiest airport wasn't hit by a drone after all, authorities say

The incident over London's Heathrow airport apparently unnecessarily heightened public concern over unmanned aircraft.

By April 28, 2016

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Drones banned in London during Obama visit

The UK's Civil Aviation Authority says the measures, which prohibit unmanned aircraft flying over central London between 21 and 24 April, are part of an "overarching security plan."

By April 20, 2016

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Engine failure suspected in explosion of unmanned rocket

Company tasked with resupplying the International Space Station says it may replace the decades-old, Soviet-made engines for future launches.

By November 5, 2014

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Unmanned rocket bound for International Space Station explodes

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.

By October 28, 2014

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Drones hit new heights at CES 2016

Judging by CES' Unmanned Marketplace that was full of drones of all shapes, sizes and capabilities, this category is only getting bigger and better for consumers who want to take to the skies.

By January 10, 2016

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Twitter envisions drones controlled by your tweets

The company is granted a patent for unmanned aerial vehicle piloted by users' likes, tweets and replies.

By December 23, 2015