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Aquila's second successful flight at Yuma Proving Ground - KYMA;

Aquila's second successful flight at Yuma Proving Ground - KYMA

KYMAAquila's second successful flight at Yuma Proving GroundKYMAYUMA PROVING GROUND - Faecbook Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg said Aquila had another successful flight at Yuma Proving Ground. According to Zuckerber's Facebook post, in this test Aquila flew for 1 hour and 46 minutes over the desert and ...and more »

Facebook Completes Successful Drone Test - MediaPost Communications

Facebook Completes Successful Drone TestMediaPost CommunicationsFacebook has successfully completed a second test of an unmanned aircraft, the social giant announced on Thursday. At some point, the massive drones are expected to provide Web access to people in remote regions of the world. “Unlike in the first test, ...and more »

Facebook's huge but delicate Aquila drone returns to the skies in 2nd test flight - Digital Trends

Facebook's huge but delicate Aquila drone returns to the skies in 2nd test flightDigital TrendsFollowing Facebook's recent mission statement change to reflect its goal of world world-wide connection, there's good news on that front as a second test flight of Zuck's big R/C plane, also known as the Aquila drone, had a successful conclusion ...and more »

Germany Threatens Social Networks With Millions In Fines - MediaPost Communications

Germany Threatens Social Networks With Millions In FinesMediaPost CommunicationsGermany is threatening social media companies operating within its borders with upwards of $57 million in fines. Targeting illegal, racist and slanderous comments, “The law reinforces Germany's position as one of the most aggressive countries in the ...and more »

Facebook's Internet-delivering drone takes flight over Arizona - AZCentral.com;

Facebook's Internet-delivering drone takes flight over Arizona - AZCentral.com

AZCentral.comFacebook's Internet-delivering drone takes flight over ArizonaAZCentral.comThrough the Town Hall tool, Facebook allows constituents to easily find and connect with their elected officials. Johanna Huckeba/azcentral.com Wochit. Facebook's Aquila aircraft successfully completed its second full-scale test run May 22 in Yuma, Ariz.and more »

Facebook's (FB) Aquila Successfully Completes Second Test - Yahoo News;

Facebook's (FB) Aquila Successfully Completes Second Test - Yahoo News

Yahoo NewsFacebook's (FB) Aquila Successfully Completes Second TestYahoo NewsFacebook, Inc. FB has completed the second functional test flight of its internet-beaming drone, named Aquila, designed to extend internet connectivity to remote places throughout the world in future, per the company's blog post. Facebook's internet ...and more »

Facebook revs up race for global internet access with 'successful' drone test flight - GeekWire;

Facebook revs up race for global internet access with 'successful' drone test flight - GeekWire

GeekWireFacebook revs up race for global internet access with 'successful' drone test flightGeekWireFacebook Aquila drone Facebook's Aquila drone takes to the air. (Facebook Engineering Photo). The drive to provide global internet access from the air is more of a horse race in the wake of Facebook's second test flight of its full-scale Aquila high ...and more »

Facebook's Aquila internet drone touches down safely after second test flight - Blasting News;

Facebook's Aquila internet drone touches down safely after second test flight - Blasting News

Blasting NewsFacebook's Aquila internet drone touches down safely after second test flightBlasting NewsMark Zuckerberg and his company want to use a fleet of the unmanned aircraft to basically send internet signals to the most remote areas of the world. Charleston Lim. Expert in News. C. Lim. Follow Following. Curated by Parasshuram Shalgar. Published on:.and more »

Zuckerberg's dream: Facebook's solar-powered drone completes test flight - The Times (subscription);

Zuckerberg's dream: Facebook's solar-powered drone completes test flight - The Times (subscription)

The Times (subscription)Zuckerberg's dream: Facebook's solar-powered drone completes test flightThe Times (subscription)The drone is part of Facebook's plan to “connect the world”, beaming wireless internet to remote regions. It has a 141ft wingspan but weighs only a third as much as an electric car. Facebook's British-designed solar-powered drone has completed its ...and more »

Facebook's Drone Is One Step Closer to Beaming Internet to the World - Futurism;

Facebook's Drone Is One Step Closer to Beaming Internet to the World - Futurism

FuturismFacebook's Drone Is One Step Closer to Beaming Internet to the WorldFuturismFacebook's Aquila drone completed its second successful test flight. The solar drone stayed aloft for almost two hours, providing more data that will eventually help the Aquila team bring internet access to billions around the world.and more »

Facebook's Internet drone Aquila rises in the sky - Khaleej Times;

Facebook's Internet drone Aquila rises in the sky - Khaleej Times

Khaleej TimesFacebook's Internet drone Aquila rises in the skyKhaleej TimesFacebook's solar-powered drone Aquila that will beam Internet down to the estimated four billion people worldwide, has successfully completed the second full-scale test flight, the social networking site said on Friday. Aquila's second flight, which ...and more »

Tweaked Facebook Aquila drone aces latest test flight after crash lessons - SlashGear;

Tweaked Facebook Aquila drone aces latest test flight after crash lessons - SlashGear

SlashGearTweaked Facebook Aquila drone aces latest test flight after crash lessonsSlashGearIt's fair to say that Facebook's Aquila drone hasn't had an easy time in early trials to get the internet-broadcasting unmanned craft safely into the air and back down to the ground again. After a successful first flight in July 2016, which saw a full ...and more »

Facebook Tests Internet Drone in Arizona - CCM;

Facebook Tests Internet Drone in Arizona - CCM

CCMFacebook Tests Internet Drone in ArizonaCCMAquila, the company's solar powered drone, flew for almost two hours during tests last month. (CCM) — Facebook has taken a giant step forward in its project to provide internet access to remote regions from solar powered drones, the company's Martin ...and more »

Facebook completes its second solar-powered drone test flight, lands successfully this time - Neowin;

Facebook completes its second solar-powered drone test flight, lands successfully this time - Neowin

NeowinFacebook completes its second solar-powered drone test flight, lands successfully this timeNeowinFacebook has been trying to use solar-powered drones to offer internet connectivity in areas of the world with nonexistent or unreliable internet access for the past couple of years. One such drone, named "Aquila", had its first successful flight last ...and more »

Facebook improving connectivity thousands of miles up - Alphr;

Facebook improving connectivity thousands of miles up - Alphr

AlphrFacebook improving connectivity thousands of miles upAlphrFacebook continues its mission to connect more people in the world with another successful test flight for Aquila, an aircraft designed by a UK aerospace team to get more people on the internet and using the social media platform. Aquila, which was ...and more »

Facebook's Aquila Drones May Soon Make The Dream of Universal Internet Connectivity A Reality - Dazeinfo;

Facebook's Aquila Drones May Soon Make The Dream of Universal Internet Connectivity A Reality - Dazeinfo

DazeinfoFacebook's Aquila Drones May Soon Make The Dream of Universal Internet Connectivity A RealityDazeinfoIn what is a huge step forward for the ambitious Internet.org project, Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) recently confirmed a successful second full-scale test flight of its Aquila drone. According to the post, the aircraft flew for a total duration of 1 hour ...and more »

Facebook's internet-beaming Aquila drone completes second test flight - The INQUIRER;

Facebook's internet-beaming Aquila drone completes second test flight - The INQUIRER

The INQUIRERFacebook's internet-beaming Aquila drone completes second test flightThe INQUIRERAquila, a solar-power aircraft with a wingspan of a Boeing 737 which that is intended to beam the internet to those parts of the world that fibre optics and WiFi cannot reach, a solar-power aircraft with a wingspan of a Boeing 737. The first ...and more »

Facebook's Dream Of Connecting The World By Drone-Powered Internet Inches Closer To Reality - Indiatimes.com;

Facebook's Dream Of Connecting The World By Drone-Powered Internet Inches Closer To Reality - Indiatimes.com

Indiatimes.comFacebook's Dream Of Connecting The World By Drone-Powered Internet Inches Closer To RealityIndiatimes.comWay back in 2015, Facebook announced a bold, new endeavour. To fly a solar-powered drone to bring Internet to the world's poorest places. Areas which aren't easily served by satellites or towers. Now, in 2017, Facebook's tantalizing close to realizing ...and more »

Facebook's solar-powered drone makes successful landing - CBS News;

Facebook's solar-powered drone makes successful landing - CBS News

CBS NewsFacebook's solar-powered drone makes successful landingCBS NewsJune 30, 2017, 7:51 AM | New video shows the successful test of Facebook's massive drone that has a wing span of a Boeing 737. It was able to land on its own near Yuma, Arizona, after flying for an hour and 46 minutes. Facebook plans to use a fleet of ...and more »

Facebook pushes on with drone trial - Mobile World Live;

Facebook pushes on with drone trial - Mobile World Live

Mobile World LiveFacebook pushes on with drone trialMobile World LiveFacebook completed the second test of its Aquila solar-powered aircraft, intended to provide broadband coverage to unconnected areas, including a successful landing. The test took place last month, the social network giant said, with Aquila flying for ...and more »