An unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), commonly known as a drone, as an unmanned aircraft system (UAS) or by several other names is an aircraft without a human pilot aboard. The flight of UAVs may operate with various degrees of autonomy: either under remote control by a human operator, or fully or intermittently autonomously, by onboard computers. Compared to manned aircraft, UAVs are often preferred for missions that are too "dull, dirty or dangerous" for humans. They originated mostly in military applications, although their use is expanding in commercial, scientific, recreational and other applications, such as policing and surveillance, aerial photography, agriculture and drone racing. Civilian drones now vastly outnumber military drones, with estimates of over a million sold by 2015.

Uses of Drones

As your probably aware, many individual entrepreneurs, small business and large company’s are putting robotic aircraft to good use. Non-military Drones have become an inexpensive and accessible way to help accomplish many task. It’s just a matter of time before regulations are lifted and they are more widely used.