Danish army operates Puma UAV in civilian overland exercise


By: BETH STEVENSON Flight Global The Danish army has flown its combat-proven AeroVironment RQ-20A Puma AE unmanned air vehicle in overland civilian airspace for the first time, during a domestic multinational exercise with the UK and USA. Exercise White Sword began in early December, and…

Navy taps new Fire Scout helicopter drone


By Allison Barrie The latest Fire Scout helicopter is better, faster and stronger with twice the stamina for missions. Even more impressively – it flies by itself. Earlier this week Northrop Grumman delivered the first operational MQ-8C Fire Scout unmanned helicopter…

Swedish Armed Forces to test CybAero RPAS from Visby corvette


First North-listed CybAero has been selected by the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) to conduct test and demonstration flights from Sweden’s world-leading Visby class corvette in Q3, 2015. Sweden-based CybAero was chosen ahead of other international competitors. It is estimated…