LIMA -- Drones are most often associated with assassinations in remote regions of Pakistan and Yemen but in Peru, unmanned aircraft are being used to monitor crops and study ancient ruins. Forget Reapers and Predators — the …
(Xinhua/Wang Xiao) According to Wang Fan, the DJI's public relations director, orders from public institutions in Brazil, Chile, Mexico, Paraguay and Peru are growing fast. The DJI has provided drones for customers in a wide range of …
Recently-released drone footage shows just how bad Greenpeace’s recent stunt caused to the ancient Nazca lines in Peru, and authorities are saying it may be hundreds or even thousands of years before the damage is done. Last week, …
The Salvadoran race turned out tight enough to mandate a runoff. La Prensa follows some great examples of drone journalism in Latin America. La Prensa de Peru has used drones for reporting on road work and closures. Last year, …
Drones are a big part of our lives, whether we see them or not. Drone Beat collects the best and most important stories ... after in archeology," according to Luis Jaime Castillo Butters, Peru’s vice minister of cultural heritage. "Finally you …
While the researchers say that the drones could transform field, government wants the drones to help protect the ruins threatened by rapid growth In Peru, home to the spectacular Inca city of Machu Picchu and thousands of ancient ruins, …
According to the culture ministry, 2,500 archaeological sites have been surveyed so far. The drones patrolling Peru's skies help them keep an eye over protected sites, observe threats and repair any damage done. In Peru, …
These daily drone attacks must stop." Earlier this month the United States ... even deploying 10,000 troops along its border with Paraguay, Bolivia, and Peru to combat drug smuggling. "Brazil is crossing a threshold that it hasn't even …
Archeologists in Peru plan to use a US-made drone to survey ancient Andean ruins, in the latest civilian application of the unmanned aerial vehicles used to hunt militants in the world’s war zones. The device, which can fit in a backpack, is …
The Lucie Blackman Trust said it was using drones to scour ... His father, Simon, told BBC News he has been spending most of his time "by the telephone and computer" at home in the UK, waiting for news from family in Peru. He …
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