[Science] We have to find a way to stop drones disrupting airports – AI

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[Science] We have to find a way to stop drones disrupting airports – AI


Drone sightings disrupted flights at Gatwick Airport last yearJeremy Selwyn / Evening Standard / eyevine By Chris Stokel-WalkerGATWICK. Heathrow. Newark. Dubai. Dublin. In the past four months, airports have been brought to a standstill by the sight of drones hovering above runways. Last week, rules came into force in the UK that make it illegal to fly drones within 5 kilometres of an airport. But is there anything more we can do to stop them becoming a weaponised nuisance? The drone sightings all resulted in the immediate grounding of flights due to fears that a collision could cause …