Two foreign tourists who let a drone fly above the Binnenhof in the center of The Hague on Tuesday evening July 21th have caused a lot of commotion. The area was briefly cordoned off by police vehicles and the police helicopter also briefly arrived. The tourists...
Last Wednesday night, July 8th, a surveillance drone of the Dutch army crashed on a business park on the Maasvlakte near Rotterdam. That reports RTV Rijnmond. It would be a recently purchased fixed-wing drone...
A reporter from the American television station 8ABCTulsa recorded last week, July 3th, how a drone almost collided with a police helicopter. The incident occurred during a procession honoring a killed police officer in the...
The drone team of the Rotterdam fire brigade lost a drone during an incident on Saturday afternoon July 4th. The drone crashed for an unknown cause when flying near the ship. Since the Drone team has...
As it turns out, a serious incident occurred in Canada in February. A police helicopter collided with a police drone during a joint mission over British Columbia. The helicopter could be safely grounded and no one was injured, but the Canadian Investigation...
A drone carrying a drug load crashed in the courtyard of Brussels prison in Vorst at May 14th in the morning, Brussels' public prosecutor's office said. The drone was being used by someone outside the prison to...
In Latvia a drone was found in a tree during a test flight in early May. The drone with a weight of 26 kg and a maximum flight time of 90 hours was found by an accidental passer-by. The flyaway even led to a...
During an airshow in Detroit (USA) at May 11th...
A drone that the police force in The Hague supervised in the Zuiderpark flew away on Saturday April 11 th for an unknown cause. Region15.nl reports this. The drone flew over the city for about a kilometer and...
A drone sighting at Frankfurt Airport this morning around 11:20 CET has caused serious disruption. The air traffic control authority has stated that aircraft will not be permitted to take off or land until further notice. So...
Flights to and from the Spanish capital's international airport Adolfo Suárez-Barajas were disrupted for over one hour today after Enaire, Spain's air navigation authority, reported the possible presence of drones in the...
A drone was in "dangerous proximity" to a medical helicopter in Colorado (USA). The pilot of a Flight for Life helicopter reported that a drone was flying approximately 100 feet below the aircraft. Colorado deputies have spotted more...
In the first 11 months of 2019, DFS registered 120 dangerous incidents where drones interfered with planes, down from 152 in the same period in 2018. Some incidents were reported from Germany's largest airport in Frankfurt, followed...
A tourist from California was fined $ 20,000 when a drone he was using to take photos of the High Roller Ferris wheel on the Strip went wildly out of control. It took beautiful aerial pictures as it hovered over McCarran International Airport in Las...
A news helicopter in California was struck by an unknown object, believed to be a drone, while in flight yesterday December 4th. Air7 HD, the helicopter for Los Angeles news station KABC-TV, was flying over downtown Los...
Six Air Arabia flights were diverted from Sharjah International airport (U.A.E.) on Thursday November 28th due to suspected drone activity in the area. The incoming flights were diverted to Ras Al Khaimah International...
Dubai International airport closed on Sunday September 22th for 15 minutes due to suspected drone activity in the area. Two incoming Emirates flights from Brisbane and Delhi were diverted to Dubai World Central and Sharjah...
The A320 had been descending through 1.700 ft in the "final stages" of its ILS approach to Gatwick's runway 26 on April 28th. One of its pilots saw a "dark coloured" drone ahead of the aircraft and took "avoiding...
The Boeing 747 had been descending through 3.500 ft approaching at London Heathrow runway 27L on June 6th. The crew clearly saw a "yellow and orange quadcopter" pass down the left side of the aircraft, with a...
2 Men taken to court after they allegedly operated drones for recreational purposes within 5 km of Paya Lebar Air Base (Singapore) without a valid Class 2 activity permit. Source: The Straits Times ...
Forces loyal to eastern Libya destroyed a Turkish drone at Tripoli's only working airport temporarily halting civilian flights as tensions between Ankara and the eastern administration escalated. They hit the drone during an...
A trauma helicopter transporting a casualty of a car accident had to avoid a collision with a rather large "professional" drone. A collision was just prevented. The drone was flying higher than allowed and in a no-fly zone around the landing...
Unauthorized drone flying caused the second spate of delays and flight diversions in less than a week at Singapore's Changi airport. Around 18 departures and arrivals were delayed and seven flights were...
From January to May 2019, a total of 891 cases were reported where drones were detected flying in the no-fly zone of Gimhae Airport (South Korea). A complete anti-drone system was developed against this backdrop to detect illegal drones around the clock in...
Milan's Malpensa airport was temporarily closed by a drone flying near a terminal, forcing four planes to be redirected to nearby airports. Three flights landed at Milan's Linate airport and a fourth in Turin. There was...
A drone sighting prompted a 30-minute stoppage of air traffic at Frankfurt airport (Germany), one of the world's busiest airports. The incident involved a single drone. Source: Reuters ...
The airport in the Libyan capital Tripoli reopened after a brief closure due to an unidentified drone flying in the area. Source: Reuters ...
Flights at Dubai International Airport were temporarily grounded due to suspected drone activity. Dubai airport is the world's busiest for international travelers. There are severe penalties in the United Arab...
Reports of drone sightings in northern New Jersey temporarily halted arrivals at Newark Liberty International Airport. Flights were briefly suspended after two drones were seen flying at 3.500 feet...
Drone sightings caused three days of travel chaos at London's Gatwick Airport, resulting in the cancellation or diversion of about 1.000 flights at an estimated cost of more than 50...
In the US, controversy has arisen about a video showing how a drone is passed by a helicopter just below. The U.S. aviation authority FAA has initiated an investigation into the authenticity of the video. According to the creator of the video, he flew below the maximum allowed flight height for...
Venezuelan authorities detained six people over drone explosions at a rally led by President Nicolas Maduro.Suspects launched two drones laden with explosives. One drone was "diverted" by security forces while the second fell and hit an appartement building. The...
The United Arab Emirates denied reports that Yemen's Iranian-aligned Houthi movement attacked Abu Dhabi airport with a drone. Operations were unaffected. Source: Reuters    ...
The Iranian-aligned Houthi movement in Yemen said it had attacked a Saudi Aramco refinery in Riyadh using a drone. The oil company said there was a limited fire at the plan which has not affected the activities and there were no...
Last Friday, May 25th 2018, a helicopter collided with a drone north of Lago Maggiore in the Swiss canton of Ticino. This is reported by various Swiss media. The helicopter was able to...
Incidents involving drones rose last year in Germany though less than expected given the popularity of the devices. The Deutsche Flugsicherung (DFS) air traffic authority said the number of incidents involving drones flying near commercial aircraft rose to 88 in 2017, up from 66 the...
A drone flying over Roma in the direction of Vatican City caused a lot of panic. They feared for a terror attack by IS. The Italian police searched on the streets and a helicopter for the drone, but nothing was found. Vatican City is a no-fly zone. Source:...
Islamic State has been using drones to attack Iraqi troops advancing in the northern city of Mosul. Daesh uses drones for surveillance and sometimes it attaches explosives to them and uses to target commanders or...
Power utility Eskom revealed a drone crashed at its Koeberg Power Station, located approximately 30 km northwest of Cape Town in contravention of the nuclear safety regulations. The drone in question was returned to its owner without the investigation having been...
A British Airways passenger aircraft was hit by what most likely was a drone as it prepared to land at Britain's Heathrow Airport, Europe's busiest airport. The aircraft landed safely. The aircraft was fully examined by...
An Air France Airbus A320 jet narrowly avoided colliding with a drone while descending for an approach to Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport. The drone passed just five meters below the aircraft's left wing, classifying the incident as...