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Gov’t Steps Up R&D Efforts to Better Cope with Drone Crimes

Gov’t Steps Up R&D Efforts to Better Cope with Drone Crimes

SEOUL, Dec. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — The government has decided to intensify research and development (R&D) efforts to better respond to illegal drones that take aerial photos or videos without permission or fly in and around airports. The Ministry of Science and ICT recently announced that together with the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy [...]

Fortem Technologies Announces Webinar on Countering Drone Threats

Fortem Technologies Announces Webinar on Countering Drone Threats

Pleasant Grove, Utah, June 21 (Korea Bizwire) – Fortem Technologies, the technical leader for counter drone security and defense solutions, will be holding a free webinar on the topic of countering drone threats on a global scale. In this webinar, Fortem’s leaders will discuss the security issues caused by unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and provide a [...]

Cultural Heritage Administration to Deploy Drones for Safety Management

Cultural Heritage Administration to Deploy Drones for Safety Management

SEOUL, April 24 (Korea Bizwire) — Drones with artificial intelligence (AI) video analysis technology will be deployed starting next year to fly over cultural heritage sites for monitoring and investigation. The Cultural Heritage Administration (CHA) announced Thursday that it will draw up plans for video analysis drones to be used for safety management of cultural [...]

Drones to Monitor Air Pollution Emissions

Drones to Monitor Air Pollution Emissions

SEOUL, Apr. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean environmental authorities will use drones to monitor factories emitting air pollutants. The National Institute of Environmental Research from the Ministry of Environment trialed drones and vehicles equipped with air quality monitoring systems early Wednesday in industrial areas. A number of high-risk areas in Seoul were selected, where average [...]