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Drones ahoy! Shipping industry gets aboard new tech

Using drones to inspect hard-to-reach areas in vessels, or for ship-to-shore deliveries, saves lots of time and money. They also make work safer

USING drones for a wide range of functions is now set to become common at sea. Perhaps the only surprise is that it has taken the industry a long time to embrace this technology.

In the UK, criminal gangs were quick to tap the utility of drones for smuggling small objects into prisons....

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