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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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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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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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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Drone Defence and MarineGuard

Teaming Agreement Drone Defence Services Ltd (“Drone Defence” or the “Company”) a leading provider of drone defence solutions, has entered into a Teaming Agreement with MarineGuard Systems Limited (“MarineGuard”), a leading UK marine security systems integrator headquartered in Southampton, UK, which will see the two companies working together to meet the requirements of MarineGuard’s customers fo...

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Drones and Prisons – A Problem Corrected?

Drones and Prisons: There's no doubt that drones are considered to be an issue, which is a great shame. We're very fond of drones in all honesty, and believe them to be one of the more innovative inventions of the last decade. However, it's when they're used to commit crimes and subvert the legal system that we take fault with them. However, we're going to try and start 2019 in the right way,...

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Private House Protection – Have You Got a Gap in Security?

Private House Protection. Private homes are a luxury reserved for a select few. Perhaps they’re the homes of prominent political figures. They might be the resting places of A-list celebrities. Whoever the occupant, they’re paying money for this kind of house because they don’t want to be disturbed. This means that there’s often a security system in place to make sure that these people are not bo...

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Open Air Events – Danger From Above?

Open air events are great places for people to meet, enjoy themselves and experience new things. However, not all outdoor activities are safe places to be, despite the efforts of many to make them so.    Besides the usual suspects of illegal drugs and too much alcohol, you have one other potential safety problem which affects everything from festivals to rallies. Not many people know wha...

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