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#Drone

# drone - This year 2022

Drone that crashed in Croatian capital carried a bomb, official says
# Croatia
# Croatia

Drone that crashed in Croatian capital carried a bomb, official says

Apr 13th 2022, 3:00 PM 24,812 Views 8 Comments

Nearly 100 parked vehicles were damaged, but no one was injured in the incident on 10 March.

All flight operations at Dublin Airport stop for 20 minutes because of drone
# Droning On
# Droning On

All flight operations at Dublin Airport stop for 20 minutes because of drone

Mar 27th 2022, 7:14 PM 54,077 Views 21 Comments

“Staff at Dublin Airport and other agencies continue to remain vigilant in relation to drone activity in the vicinity of the airport,” a spokesperson said.

# drone - Last year 2021

Gardaí arrest man near prison in possession of drone, drugs, and mobile phones
# Portlaoise
# Portlaoise

Gardaí arrest man near prison in possession of drone, drugs, and mobile phones

Jan 7th 2021, 8:35 PM 29,284 Views 22 Comments

Two cars were also seized by investigating gardaí.

# drone - All time

Man electrocuted after trying to retrieve drone from power line
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man electrocuted after trying to retrieve drone from power line

Jun 28th 2019, 10:19 PM 46,703 Views 63 Comments

The incident caused power to be suspended in the Cabinteely area of Dublin.

Trump says he's still considering military action over Iran
# Tensions
# Tensions

Trump says he's still considering military action over Iran

Jun 22nd 2019, 5:46 PM 9,456 Views 61 Comments

But the President added that he will be Iran’s “best friend” if nuclear weapons are abandoned.

Trump says US was primed to attack three locations in Iran before he called off mission
# Fire And Fury
# Fire And Fury

Trump says US was primed to attack three locations in Iran before he called off mission

Updated Jun 21st 2019, 2:16 PM 31,802 Views 137 Comments

The US had reportedly been planning strikes on a number of Iranian targets.

Man charged after gardaí caught him outside prison in possession of drone, mobiles, and 440 pills
# Castlerea Prison
# Castlerea Prison

Man charged after gardaí caught him outside prison in possession of drone, mobiles, and 440 pills

Apr 12th 2019, 4:39 PM 9,343 Views 0 Comments

A woman in her 40s has been released without charge.

Gardaí arrest couple outside prison in possession of drone, cannabis, mobiles, and 440 pills
# Castlerea
# Castlerea

Gardaí arrest couple outside prison in possession of drone, cannabis, mobiles, and 440 pills

Apr 11th 2019, 4:36 PM 18,095 Views 25 Comments

The drone was in the process of being set up.

Gardaí investigating after drone sighting at Dublin Airport causes 30-minute flight shutdown
# Definite Sighting
# Definite Sighting

Gardaí investigating after drone sighting at Dublin Airport causes 30-minute flight shutdown

Updated Feb 21st 2019, 3:56 PM 95,153 Views 95 Comments

Two flights were diverted to Belfast and one to Shannon during that period.

Disruption at major US airport after drone sighting
# Newark
# Newark

Disruption at major US airport after drone sighting

Jan 23rd 2019, 7:03 AM 10,967 Views 10 Comments

In December, London’s Gatwick airport was paralysed for 36 hours after a drone sighting.

Flights resume at Heathrow Airport after suspected drone sighting.
# Heathrow
# Heathrow

Flights resume at Heathrow Airport after suspected drone sighting.

Updated Jan 8th 2019, 6:46 PM 18,768 Views 33 Comments

All departures were suspended for around an hour.

'Disgusting': Innocent couple arrested over Gatwick drone say they feel violated
# Drone
# Drone

'Disgusting': Innocent couple arrested over Gatwick drone say they feel violated

Dec 24th 2018, 3:53 PM 57,347 Views 47 Comments

The couple was completely innocent.

Couple arrested over Gatwick drone released without charge
# Travel Chaos
# Travel Chaos

Couple arrested over Gatwick drone released without charge

Dec 23rd 2018, 12:05 PM 22,598 Views 27 Comments

The airport is offering a €56,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for the disruption.

London Gatwick reopens following drone sighting
# Shutdown
# Shutdown

London Gatwick reopens following drone sighting

Updated Dec 21st 2018, 6:48 PM 32,410 Views 65 Comments

More delays have been experienced.

Many Irish flights still affected as first planes begin to leave from Gatwick
# Travel Chaos
# Travel Chaos

Many Irish flights still affected as first planes begin to leave from Gatwick

Dec 21st 2018, 7:03 AM 12,400 Views 12 Comments

It will take some days for services to return to normal after drones caused travel chaos at the busy airport.

Watch: New sinkholes appear next to primary school in Monaghan
# Force Of Nature
# Force Of Nature

Watch: New sinkholes appear next to primary school in Monaghan

Sep 25th 2018, 6:37 PM 38,680 Views 16 Comments

New holes have appeared next to Drumgossatt National School in rural Co Monaghan after a local GAA pitch was yesterday struck by the original sinkhole.

An Post delivers its first parcel to an island by drone
# Mayo
# Mayo

An Post delivers its first parcel to an island by drone

Jul 6th 2018, 10:33 PM 38,169 Views 33 Comments

It was delivered to Clare Island, Co Mayo.

A lad in Clare has offered to fly bread out to his neighbours with a drone
# Bread Shortage
From The Daily Edge
# Bread Shortage

A lad in Clare has offered to fly bread out to his neighbours with a drone

Mar 1st 2018, 3:03 PM 5,087 Views 3 Comments

Give this man a medal.

The government is going to use drones to crack down on illegal dumping
# Eye In The Sky
# Eye In The Sky

The government is going to use drones to crack down on illegal dumping

Feb 15th 2018, 6:04 PM 10,368 Views 48 Comments

Local authorities and community groups can now apply for funding under the initiative.

Images captured during Californian aerial search for missing Corkman being analysed for blue backpack
# David O'Sullivan
# David O'Sullivan

Images captured during Californian aerial search for missing Corkman being analysed for blue backpack

Jan 6th 2018, 9:00 PM 46,474 Views 6 Comments

The plane’s pilot said that the search was coordinated between aerial experts and local search volunteers.

Did you get a drone for Christmas? Here's everything you need to know before flying it
# Be Careful
# Be Careful

Did you get a drone for Christmas? Here's everything you need to know before flying it

Dec 26th 2017, 1:06 PM 40,835 Views 28 Comments

There are a few essential things you need to before you fly your drone.

Drones banned from flying over Trevor Deely search site
# Drones
# Drones

Drones banned from flying over Trevor Deely search site

Aug 17th 2017, 8:55 AM 27,490 Views 24 Comments

Gardaí have been searching the site in Dublin 20 since Saturday.

Call in the air support: How Dublin Fire Brigade is using drones
# Help From Above
# Help From Above

Call in the air support: How Dublin Fire Brigade is using drones

Jul 16th 2017, 7:00 PM 11,181 Views 2 Comments

The force now has a growing air support unit, ready to be deployed to major incidents.

After a few glitches, Facebook is confident its drones will provide internet to 4 billion people
# Aquila
# Aquila

After a few glitches, Facebook is confident its drones will provide internet to 4 billion people

Jul 9th 2017, 8:30 PM 24,303 Views 60 Comments

Around 4 billion people across the world don’t have internet access.

Man breaks out of high-security prison using wire cutters and a drone
# South Carolina
# South Carolina

Man breaks out of high-security prison using wire cutters and a drone

Jul 8th 2017, 4:48 PM 26,155 Views 15 Comments

The 46-year-old who was convicted of kidnapping was recaptured at a Texas motel two days later.

Drone causes flight disruption at Gatwick Airport
# Too Close
# Too Close

Drone causes flight disruption at Gatwick Airport

Jul 3rd 2017, 8:49 AM 15,193 Views 14 Comments

Five flights were diverted from the airport – including one BA plane, which was sent to Bournemouth.

Drones to be used in crackdown on illegal dumping
# Fly My Pretties
# Fly My Pretties

Drones to be used in crackdown on illegal dumping

Mar 11th 2017, 6:45 AM 9,329 Views 29 Comments

Minister Denis Naughten is to launch the new project in Galway on Monday

Ireland's first legit drone drop landed on a boat at the weekend
# Delivery
# Delivery

Ireland's first legit drone drop landed on a boat at the weekend

Jan 30th 2017, 4:07 PM 24,636 Views 16 Comments

The drone delivered medical supplies and food to the boat in Dun Laoghaire.

Take a drone tour of this ancient hillfort in Donegal
# From Above
# From Above

Take a drone tour of this ancient hillfort in Donegal

Dec 26th 2016, 6:00 PM 9,991 Views 5 Comments

See Grianán of Aileach as you’ve never seen it before.

Wedding guests sue groom after being 'hit by drone' at reception
# New Hampshire
# New Hampshire

Wedding guests sue groom after being 'hit by drone' at reception

Dec 9th 2016, 9:59 PM 30,840 Views 17 Comments

The women say they have suffered permanent physical and emotional injury as a result of the incident.

Hackers to start hijacking drones used for deliveries and policing
# Dronejacking
# Dronejacking

Hackers to start hijacking drones used for deliveries and policing

Dec 3rd 2016, 8:20 AM 8,552 Views 9 Comments

Security experts warn this is the next step for cybercriminals.

Two injured in Toronto plane's near-miss with suspected drone
# Close Call
# Close Call

Two injured in Toronto plane's near-miss with suspected drone

Nov 15th 2016, 10:28 AM 14,354 Views 27 Comments

Two flight attendants on the passenger plane sustained minor injuries.

This stunning drone footage of an autumnal Wicklow is the perfect dose of calm
# The Garden COunty
# The Garden COunty

This stunning drone footage of an autumnal Wicklow is the perfect dose of calm

Nov 12th 2016, 5:46 PM 19,428 Views 10 Comments

We could all do with some about now.

Some genius used a drone to pull off this truly spooky Harry Potter-esque prank
# Prank
From The Daily Edge
# Prank

Some genius used a drone to pull off this truly spooky Harry Potter-esque prank

Oct 20th 2016, 8:33 AM 3,248 Views 0 Comments

You can’t just give a Dementor the old one-two.

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's a flying burrito
# US
# US

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's a flying burrito

Sep 17th 2016, 10:15 AM 14,279 Views 9 Comments

Chipotle is really taking off after its decision to test burrito delivering drones.

UK police probe near-miss between drone and passenger plane
# Cornwall
# Cornwall

UK police probe near-miss between drone and passenger plane

Aug 11th 2016, 10:53 AM 15,967 Views 45 Comments

The drone flew alongside the plane as it came in to land.

Here's how this Cork man used a drone and some twine to rescue a woman trapped in her toilet From The Daily Edge

Here's how this Cork man used a drone and some twine to rescue a woman trapped in her toilet

Jul 6th 2016, 7:45 AM 4,357 Views 3 Comments

*MacGyver theme song starts*

Drone to bring abortion pills across the border to Northern Ireland today
# Activists
# Activists

Drone to bring abortion pills across the border to Northern Ireland today

Jun 21st 2016, 8:56 AM 21,124 Views 124 Comments

A number of pro-choice activists groups are involved in the flight.

This guy recreated the Father Ted intro with shaky drone footage in Tipperary
# Craggy Island
From The Daily Edge
# Craggy Island

This guy recreated the Father Ted intro with shaky drone footage in Tipperary

May 23rd 2016, 7:37 AM 3,866 Views 0 Comments

Excellent.

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