Military

Danish army operates Puma UAV in civilian overland exercise

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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

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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

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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…