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Brendan Schulman and members of Task Group 1 monitor drone altitudes in Reston, Va., in July. Schulman, the group's co-chair, told a reporter the gathering was confidential and being held on private property, before walking with others out of earshot. Reza A. Marvashti/For The Washington Post.
A US drone advisory group has been meeting in secret. Some complain industry insiders have an outsize role.
October 23, 2017 - 1:54pm
September 24, 2017
A Global Hawk watches over the gathered crowd of airmen and local dignitaries gathered to watch a Thursday, June 15, 2017, realignment ceremony -- transferring the command structure for many personnel on Grand Forks Air Force Base -- from Air Mobility Command to Air Combat Command. Sam Easter / Forum News Service
Threat of Grand Forks air base closing off the table for now
September 24, 2017 - 8:51am
August 1, 2017
A Duluth Fire Fighter tests an EMILY robot on Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017  in Duluth, Minnesota. EMILY robots were demonstrated for the Duluth Fire Department and members of the media. Mike Krebs / Forum News Serviceplay button
Firefighters test new unmanned water rescue drone in Lake Superior
August 1, 2017 - 9:57pm
June 22, 2017
President Donald Trump (L) looks at a drone with Kespry CEO George Mathew (R) during an event highlighting emerging technologies, in the East Room at the White House in Washington, U.S., June 22, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
Companies urge Trump to move faster on approval of commercial drones
June 22, 2017 - 1:58pm
May 10, 2017
Elaine Chao testifies before a Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee confirmation hearing on her nomination to be transportation secretary on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., January 11, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
U.S. transportation secretary to address Fargo drone conference
May 10, 2017 - 3:44pm
March 21, 2017
A simulated explosive from a modified commercially available drone falls toward its target during a demonstration of the Airspace Systems Interceptor autonomous aerial drone in Castro Valley, California on March 6, 2017. REUTERS/Stephen Lam
Drone-catchers emerge on a new aerial frontier
March 21, 2017 - 11:00am
March 10, 2017
Grand Forks County Sheriff Bob Rost. Forum News Service file photo
FAA approves night flights for ND drone unit to fly across the nation
March 10, 2017 - 10:53pm
March 6, 2017
ND sheriff blasts FAA for Super Bowl’s drone flights while county waits for approval
March 6, 2017 - 5:39pm
February 21, 2017
An airplane flies over a drone during the Polar Bear Plunge on Coney Island in the Brooklyn borough of New York January 1, 2015. REUTERS file photo
Xcel, FAA research using drones to inspect electric lines
February 21, 2017 - 2:32pm
A drone returns to a new location after demonstrating delivery capabilities from the top of a UPS truck during testing in Lithia, Fla., Feb. 20, 2017. Scott Audette / Reuters
UPS tests drone deliveries, eyes future price changes
February 21, 2017 - 12:09pm
February 15, 2017
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France trains eagles to down drones
February 15, 2017 - 4:00pm
December 4, 2013
Rich Lowry: Jeff Bezos and our robot future
December 4, 2013 - 10:49pm
September 14, 2013
Peter Funt: High-tech harvest
September 14, 2013 - 9:34pm
May 9, 2013
Will Durst: Attack of the drone paranoia
May 9, 2013 - 11:30pm