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TASE500 – All HD Imaging Performance

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All-HD solution for improved image quality and clarity Full digital imaging enables advanced post processing and third party exploitation tools and no compression artifacts Fourth Generation HD-MWIR imager for superior IR imaging at long ranges Precision optics, shared aperture between…

Carrier-based drone flies with manned aircraft

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By Ali Rockett A computer-controlled drone launched, flew and landed alongside a fighter jet during an exercise Sunday off the Virginia coast — proving for the first time that manned and unmanned aircraft can operate together. In tests aboard the…

FAA:-COE for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS)

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In accordance with Public Law 101-508, the FAA plans to competitively select a Center of Excellence for UAS within the next year. The COE will be a geographically disbursed consortium of the FAA, university partners and their affiliates selected by the FAA Administrator to conduct UAS related research, education and training…

New to the Archaeologist’s Tool Kit: The Drone

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By WILLIAM NEUMAN and RALPH BLUMENTHAL CHEPÉN, Peru — A small remote-controlled helicopter buzzed over ancient hilltop ruins here, snapping hundreds of photographs. Below, stone walls built more than a thousand years ago by the Moche civilization gave way to a grid of…