The threat of drones to stadiums encompasses a range of concerns related to the potential risks and negative impacts that drones can pose to sporting and event venue operations. Also known as Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) or Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), drones have gained popularity for both recreational and commercial purposes. However, when operated irresponsibly or maliciously, drones can create a range of challenges for stadium management, security, and event organizers.
The following resources have been curated byHub to provide information specific to stadium and event venue protection.
Hosted in Arlington, Virginia, on December 5 and 6, Counter UAS Technology USA 2023 is set to welcome over 300…View Content
A U.S. patent for the Homeland Explosive Consequence Assessment Tool (HExCAT) has been granted to the Department of Homeland Security…View Content
Drone detection technology should not be categorized separately from counter-UAS technology. It is, in fact, an integral component of a counter-drone system or counter-UAS technology architecture.View Content
Multiple news outlets report that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will investigate the unauthorized drone incident that delayed the Baltimore…View Content
H.R. 6363, the “Further Continuing Appropriates and Other Extensions Act, 2024,” was passed by both the House and Senate this…View Content
A topic discussed for years in the counter-UAS industry and within law enforcement, public safety, and critical infrastructure security circles…View Content
Another national security-based deadline for Congress is rapidly approaching. The Counter-UAS authority for the Department of Justice (DOJ) and the…View Content
Mitigating Drone Attacks for Large High-Density Events is a Purdue University thesis by Travis L. Cline. Technological advancements have given…View Content
Exploring Commercial Counter-UAS Operations: A Case Study of the 2017 Dominican Republic Festival Presidente explores Counter-UAS planning considerations; identifies key…View Content
Analysis of a Multi-Layer System of Systems to Counter Unmanned Aerial Systems is a Naval Postgraduate School thesis by Aaron…View Content
Handbook on UAS protection of critical infrastructure and public space is a resource written by the European Commission Joint Research…View Content
Protection against Unmanned Aircraft Systems is a resource written by the European Commission Joint Research Centre. The primary objective of…View Content
The Security Planning Workbook is an extensive resource aimed at aiding critical infrastructure owners and operators craft a fundamental security…View Content