A drone flying at more than 2,000 metres altitude came close to an Aer Lingus plane as it approached Paris' Charles de Gaulle airport.
An estimated seven million drones will fly in US skies by 2020, nearly tripling the number in circulation by the end of the year.
An Air France Airbus A320 narrowly avoided colliding with a drone as it was about to land in Paris on a flight from Barcelona.
Kazakhstan will start assembling drones in Astana in 2016.
Google said it is testing using drones to deliver items bought online, putting its own spin on similar efforts by Internet retail titan Amazon.com.
Facebook is in talks to buy a solar-powered drone startup in what could lead to making wireless Internet available in regions without online access.
The Astrophysical Research Center of Kozybayev State University in Northern Kazakhstan Oblast has bought a Russian-made GeoSkan101 drone.
Pakistan on Friday renewed demands for an end to US drone strikes on its territory as two UN experts called for greater transparency in the use of the weapons.
A US drone fired two missiles into a compound in northwest Pakistan early Friday killing at least six militants.
An odd underwater ballet has been unfolding in the Mediterranean port of Toulon these past few days.
Pakistan could end the Afghan war "in weeks" if it were serious about peace, and is complicit in US drone strikes despite its denunciations of the anti-militant campaign.
Unmanned drones, instead of being harbingers of death, should become a vital technological tool in the conservation fight and in delivering vital goods to remote areas.
A Russian military drone crashed not far from Balkuduk village in Atyrau oblast.
A US drone fired two missiles into a Taliban training camp in Pakistan on Wednesday, destroying the compound and killing at least five militants.
Kazakhstan needs to launch production of drones: deputy Defense Minister of Kazakhstan.
Russian drones have been tested by the 36th air assault brigade of Kazakhstan Armed Forces.
American forces could launch a deadly drone strike against a target on US soil if there was an "extraordinary circumstance".
President Barack Obama said Thursday that Americans needed more than just his word to be assured he was not misusing his powers in waging a secret drone war overseas.
President Barack Obama's choice to run the CIA defended drone strikes as a vital "last resort" against Al-Qaeda militants, despite criticism from senators about the veil of secrecy surrounding the raids.
In a reversal, President Barack Obama will allow lawmakers access to secret documents outlining the legal justification for drone strikes that kill US citizens abroad who conspire with Al-Qaeda.
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