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Gatwick drone chaos was ‘foreseeable’ experts says

[ad_1] Image copyright PA Image caption People were stranded at Gatwick and others due to land were redirected to different airports The drone sightings which disrupted about 1,000 flights to and from Gatwick Airport in December was a “not an unforeseen incident”, an expert says. Prof Iain Gray, chairman of …

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New radar can stop drones disrupting airports say experts

[ad_1] Britain’s airports could immediately spot and verify drone incursions with new radar, according to aerospace experts, who said that the technology was already installed at airports in other countries, but not in the UK. Iain Gray, director of aerospace at Cranfield University, told a briefing at the Science Media …

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Or, What Turkey Experts Are Not Telling You

[ad_1] Turkey is making the news more and more frequently due to its foreign policy posture in the Middle East. Such attention creates a vibrant market of its own: “Turkey experts,” including journalists, academics, area specialists, and pundits (many of whom are Turkish citizens), are offering numerous insights about “what …

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Security Experts Say Drones Pose a National Security Threat

[ad_1] Last fourth of July, as fireworks burst across the night sky near the Lieber Correctional Institution in Ridgeville, S.C., convicted kidnapper Jimmy Causey tucked a lifelike dummy into his bed, sneaked out of his prison cell and completed a daring escape. It wasn’t until three days later, when Texas …

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Africa’s drone mapping experts – BBC News

[ad_1] Only a small percentage of the African continent is mapped in any detail. This has huge consequences for disaster relief and also for urban planning, as people pour into cities at an unprecedented rate. In Zanzibar, East Africa, the World Bank is funding a new mapping initiative which is …

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Experts to assess threat of drones around Irish airports

[ad_1] An expert group is to carry out a detailed risk assessment of the threat of drones around our airports after meeting with the Transport Minister. Shane Ross called a meeting of the National Civil Aviation Threat and Risk Group in the wake of drone incidents in the UK which …

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Global superpowers are locked in an arms race to develop world’s first killer robots, experts warn

[ad_1] WORLD superpowers are engaged in a feverish “arms race” to develop the first killer robots completely removed from human control, the Sun Online can reveal. These machines will mark a dramatic escalation in computer AI from the drones and robots currently in use, all of which still require a human to …

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RAF experts with jammers drafted in to Heathrow Airport after drone sparked delays for passengers

[ad_1] RAF experts armed with specialist kit have been drafted in to clear the skies around Heathrow of menace drones. It comes as airports pledge to bulk up their defences against the machines after one was spotted on Tuesday – grounding flights for an hour. PA:Press Association The security measures …

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MoD experts trial fleet of drones in wake of Salisbury Novichok attack

[ad_1] 2010 – Sergei Skripal, a former Russian military intelligence officer jailed for spying for Britain, is released and flown to the UK as part of a swap with Russian agents caught in the United States. He settles in Salisbury. March 3, 2018 – Yulia Skripal arrives at Heathrow Airport …

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Airport anti-drone defence strategy needed soon, experts say

[ad_1] An EasyJet aircraft prepares to take off from the runway at London Gatwick Airport, south of London, on December 21, 2018, as flights resumed following the closing of the airfield due to a drones flying. Ben Stanstall / AFP/Getty Images The drone-causing chaos that shut down London’s Gatwick Airport …

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From security to AI, tech experts share their predictions for 2019 – Irish Tech News

[ad_1] Leading technical experts and academics in their fields, have looked at the year ahead and shared their predictions on how emerging and established technologies – from 5G to robotics – will shape our future. All are senior members of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), the world’s …

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WA experts warns of security risk from ‘sinister’ drone users

[ad_1] Penalties for the illegal use of drones which can be used as weapons of mass destruction need to be increased warns one of the world’s leader experts in cyber security. Speaking exclusively to Seven West Media ahead of a major international conference on the dangers to security of drones, …

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