Monthly Archive: May 2013

The Obama speech – does it make a difference?

On Thursday, President Obama made his much anticipated speech on the future of the US’ counter-terrorism strategy and directly addressed his government’s drones programme.  Under his watch, this programme has increased exponentially and has...

Beer, Tacos and … Drones?

The race towards greater use of unmanned air vehicles has taken an unexpected and innovative direction with drones being developed for food and beer delivery. What is being dubbed as the ‘OppiKoppi Beer Drone’...

Does size matter?

Last week, news broke that a Jetstream, 16 seater aircraft been flown from an airfield near Preston to Inverness, a journey of 500 miles.  According to the BBC, the plane was controlled by a...