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Drones and illegal surveillance; how to protect yourself and your business

Unmanned, unrestricted, cheap and widely accessible drones are increasingly becoming a threat to the privacy and confidentiality of businesses, individuals and the wider public. Small and agile enough to go anywhere once airborne. Fences, guards and other physical security measures can be ineffective in preventing a drone being armed to carry out spying and illegal … Continued

20th June 2018

Drone Detection Systems Protecting Prisons

In today’s modern world, we now have technology to do almost everything for us: cars can be driven without drivers, smartphones can turn on appliances from outside the house, and we can instantly communicate with people on the other side of the world. In addition to all of these things, there is another area of … Continued

19th June 2018

UK Drone Market Update, Part 1

PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC) recently released a drone market update looking at the impact drones will have on the UK economy by the year 2030. Drones are rapidly becoming an increasingly familiar aspect of life in the UK today. They are beginning to play a key role in a number of industries ranging from the emergency services … Continued

18th June 2018

A Closer Look at the Parrot Sequoia

Within the agricultural sector, the Parrot Sequoia has quickly become one of the most sought-after cameras currently available. However, it is important to note right away that it is not just a camera. It is so much more. Its incredibly advanced range of features makes organising and managing agricultural land incredibly efficient on the micro-plot … Continued

17th June 2018

COPTRZ Sign Exclusive Partnership to Supply Ready-to-Fly Drone LiDAR Systems

We are proud to announce that we reached an agreement to become the sole distributor of Ready to Fly Drone LiDAR systems developed by LiDAR USA. The use of airborne LiDAR is expected to increase rapidly in the next 12 months as surveying businesses strive to increase time efficiency and decrease costs. This partnership between … Continued

16th June 2018

Why is counterdrone technology needed?

Modern technology has allowed a range of innovations and advances to transform the way in which we live our lives, and counterdrone technology is the latest onto the market. We have powerful computers on our person at all times. They are able to easily access all of the information the internet has to offer. Driverless … Continued

15th June 2018

COPTRZ News: New drone rules approved by MEP’s

Members of European Parliament have approved an agreement to revise the powers of the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA). The new drone rules will introduce provision on the civil use on drones. This first for EU law has been welcomed by ECR Group transport spokesman Robert Zile. He described the agreement as a sensible and … Continued

14th June 2018

The different forms of anti-drone technology currently being used

Ever since drones first came about, criminals have been finding ever-more creative ways to utilise drones for illegal purposes. However, local security experts have not simply sat back and watched while this trend continues. Instead, a number of creative solutions have been developed to help detect drones early on and reduce potential risks to both … Continued

13th June 2018