Marine Drones – What Challenges Do Superyacht Owners Face?

Marine Drones: Superyachts are considered by many to be the ultimate symbol of success. They are big, proud objects which seem to command respect among everyone. A lot of high profile people from all walks of life have these magnificent ships and use them frequently. Then enter the drone. Does it pose a threat to these people, to their safety and ability to sleep peacefully at night? Let’s explor...

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Protecting Facilities

Protecting Facilities - Global Economy, Global Impact.   Recent incidents in Saudi Arabia have brought world attention to protecting facilities from the use of drones, albeit the military UAV type in this instance that we’d argue needs to be distinguished from the now more common commercial drone, but that’s a topic for a different discussion. The incidents also highlighted in dramatic fash...

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Corporate Security, Plan, Prepare, Prevent

Do you have a R&D facility? Involved in new product development? Protecting IP? Carry out outdoor testing? If you have these elements in your business, have you considered how well protected you are from drones infiltrating your site? Individuals flying drones may innocently or intentionally compromise your corporate security. Having a plan in place to safeguard your investments is critic...

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Technology Or Individual?

Technology or Individual - Whenever an incident hits the headlines that involves the misuse of technology, the response to deal with it generally falls into two camps, a focus on technology or a focus on the individual. Which way is the right way to go to mitigate any perceived threat? Technology Focus The default position that most people revert to is a focus on the technology, be that a bike,...

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Product Launch – AeroSnare

We 're excited to announce the latest product innovation to combat the growing threat of drone misuse. Today we announce the product launch of AeroSnare - a new drone capture device that can be retrofitted to any commercial drone operated by law enforcement and security services. Using AeroSnare allows organisations such as Police forces to upgrade their own drone fleet and turn them into drone ...

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New Research & Development Division

Drone Defence Establishes Research & Development Division We're proud to announce that we have officially established a research & development division based at Retford (Gamston) Airport in the UK. The move also gives us the opportunity to install our latest drone detection system, AeroSentry, in an airport environment.  AeroSentry provides 24/7 overwatch of the airport and...

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Superyacht Privacy – Keeping Anonymity in a Modern World

Superyacht Privacy: Let's talk about the superyacht; it's a pretty common topic of discussion in the world of drones. The thing that you have to consider when it comes to a superyacht is that they are the ultimate luxury experience for the travelling high-profile person or group. However, this bespoke quality also makes them a prime target for the attention of drones. Staying off the radar can, t...

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Drones Used For Quick Takeaway?

Now, we’ve definitely heard of drones being used for some crazy things. And typically, the cargo of a drone is much more illegal than anyone would think. So when it came to light that the drone was used to ferry takeaway food into prison for someone, people were naturally pretty surprised. After all, it doesn’t strike you as being the type of thing that someone would go to a lot of trouble to int...

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Drones Gatwick – Consolidating the Game Changer – What We Learned

Drones Gatwick: The incidents which took place at Gatwick airport were enough to make anyone stop and pause. So many people noticed when things didn’t go so well, and there was a genuine sense of disbelief when the entire airport was brought to a halt when drones wandered in. However, the country learned, and change was brought to life, so it wasn’t entirely pointless. We’re going to be look...

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Drones and Pirates – The Threat to Superyachts

Drones and Pirates: There’s no doubt that a superyacht is a beautiful place for people to go and enjoy themselves. However, it’s also true that when it comes to being a way for people to kick back, relax and enjoy themselves, there are few as successful options. For those who have the money and the time to while away the days at sea, this is the option for them. However, there’s a threat brewing ...

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