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Recreational drone usage not allowed on DOD installations
July 25, 2023
A Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems also known as a drone flies above the skies of Texas

How drones will transform battlefield medicine – and save lives
July 15, 2022
Drones carrying fresh blood products to wounded troops on the front lines may be critical for military medicine in a conflict against a "near-peer" adversary.

12th Flying Training Wing safety office deploys new drone detection system
May 4, 2022
JNAT sUAS detection system

Remember, all JBSA installations are no-drone zones
January 5, 2022
Remember, all JBSA installations are no-drone zones

JBSA remains a no-drone zone at all installations
March 11, 2021
Joint Base San Antonio is a no-drone zone at all times at all installations. Launching, landing or operating unmanned or remote-controlled drones or model rockets is prohibited at all times. Many drone and unmanned aircraft systems, or UAS, users may not know that they inadvertently pose a threat to military operations.

Joint Base San Antonio skies a "no-drone" zone
January 9, 2020
Drone technologies have advanced to the point where they are safe and affordable to own and will likely find their way into many homes over the holidays. These systems can be a lot of fun for people of all ages and appear to be here to stay. But before you fly, there are some important things to know about operating drones, also known as small unmanned aircraft systems, or SUAS, at 502nd Air Base Wing and Joint Base San Antonio locations.

Proliferation of drones posing risk for U.S. military, expert says
August 24, 2018
There are several challenges in countering unmanned aerial systems: identifying the UAS, determining whether or not the unmanned aerial system is friend or foe, and, if foe, employing the right countermeasures.

Department of Defense cracks down on use of drones over installations
August 10, 2017
Defenders from the 455th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron and a researcher from the Air Force Research Lab teamed up to bring a new program to Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan July 13. To counter the challenges that unmanned aircraft systems pose on the battlefield, the team is training to pilot and use the drones, so enemy tactics can be replicated and used to train coalition forces on how to react to them.