Extinction Rebellion use drones as part of Fawley Protest

Once again, Extinction Rebellion (XR) have used drones as part of their protest strategy.  Footage released by the group today shows what appears to be a drone flying from Blackfield and Langley Football Club area, towards the oil refinery which is operated by ExxonMobil.

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Drone Defence counter-drone technology achieves approval by the UK Centre for the Protection of National Infrastructure (CPNI)

We are pleased to announce that Drone Defence have been awarded certification from the UK's Centre for the Protection of National Infrastructure (CPNI) for our counter-drone technology platforms, AeroSentry and AeroEye. We are committed to enabling drone technology and demonstrating its potential, whilst supporti...

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Starlyng Sky Security launches into North America market, in partnership between Drone Defence and Scientel Solutions

Drone detection and security markets continue to grow worldwide at a rapid rate. As a result, we have partnered with leading US-based technology integrators, Scientel Solutions, to create Starlyng Sky Security. We have teamed up with Scientel Solutions to create Starlyng Sky Security

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Superyacht Security – The Drone Dimension

Drones aren’t a new threat to superyacht security - we’ve been talking about this for quite some time, so what’s changed? There are several motives for someone with malicious intent to be flying drones near superyachts. Putting any nuisance 'paparazzi' or privacy invader issues aside, there are two critical components that we believe are converging right now that are already significantly increas...

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UK Prisons continue to pay a high price for outdated legislation on counter-drone technology

We believe drones are one of the most exciting technological advancements of the last decade - but appreciate that in the wrong hands, can also be one of the most disruptive. As the technology advances at a rapid rate, so too do the opportunities for criminals to exploit this technology for their own gain. UK prisons continue to pay a high price for the recent improvements in this technology, as...

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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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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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