Egypt to buy Turkish ANKA UAVs

Azerbaijan, Baku, Nov.20 / Trend A.Taghiyeva / Egypt will buy 10 reconnaissance unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) ANKA from Turkey, the Sabah newspaper reported. According to the newspaper, the parties have signed a relevant agreement following the negotiations that lasted two and a…

Gluonpilot Version 2 autopilot released

The previous hardware iterations gave us the experience we needed to design this new best-in-class autopilot system. Some of the key features are: Small! Slightly above 4 x 5cm Integrated: All needed sensors (including the switched power supply) are on…

Border Agency Looks To Expand Drone Aircraft Fleet

By Andrew Becker U.S. Customs and Border Protection last month received its latest unmanned aircraft, but it’s a new sole-source contract that could approach a half-billion dollars that offers the latest insight into the agency’s vision for its controversial eyes-in-the-sky drone…

MU journalist explores using drones for reporting

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — A University of Missouri journalist is studying the use of unmanned drones more commonly seen in military applications as a potential tool for gathering news. The Columbia Missourian  reports that KBIA-FM news producer Scott Pham has received a $25,000 school grant to…

VR BRAIN: Put a Brain in your Drone

Another project looking for community funding, Indiegogo again I’m Roberto Navoni the founder of VirtualRobotix.com community This is me with Elisa and Giovanna , one week ago at makersitaly presentation. Why we were there ? That is a long story…

Bolden assumes command of VMU-2

MARINE CORPS AIR STATION CHERRY POINT, N.C. – Lt. Col. Ché Bolden assumed command of Marine Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Squadron 2 from Lt. Col. Mikel Huber during a ceremony at the squadron’s hangar aboard the air station Nov. 16. Huber…