The Fly Away Club

This looks like a step in the right direction for civilian UA, an incident reporting service. Good luck to them! (ed) Paging Dr. Flyaway! http://www.flyawayclub.com (be sure to turn up your speakers!) Well folks the day has finally come Zen[1] and DroneSavant[2]…

UAS Platoon trains to keep eye in sky

Story and photo by Spc. Andrew Ingram CAMP BUEHRING, Kuwait — Taking off is a choice, landing never is. This is the message Chief Warrant Officer 2 Dustin Hisel, Tactical Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Operations officer, Company A, 1st Special Troops…

DARPA’S new TERN program aims for eyes in the sky from the sea.

Effective 21st-century warfare requires the ability to conduct airborne intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) and strike mobile targets anywhere, around the clock. Current technologies, however, have their limitations. Helicopters are relatively limited in the distance and flight time. Fixed-wing manned…

Elimco:- High Precision landings

Speaking to sUAS News Rodrigo Valdivieso is confident of the future UAS market. He shared a compelling video of a precision automated landing. I think I would have put it on the grass though! The first image that comes to…

Turkish aircraft to be produced serially

The serial production of Turkish local unmanned aircraft ANKA will begin as developer Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) is set to sign a contract with the Defense Industry Undersecretary in one to two months, the undersecretary has said. Some features of…

UC Merced deploy unmanned aerial vehicles

Sara Sandrik FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) – Students at U.C. Merced are working on technology that could have a major impact on agriculture and other industries in the near future. Flying these robots is serious business for U.C. Merced students, but they…

NZ: Police use drones to catch criminals

Detectives have used an aerial drone in a criminal investigation leading to charges being laid and a person before the courts. Police headquarters is refusing to say what type of inquiry it was or how the drone was used other…