Northrop Grumman Fire Scout Completes Successful At-Sea Deployment

SAN DIEGO, Aug 17, 2011  The Northrop Grumman Corporation -built MQ-8B Fire Scout Vertical Takeoff Unmanned Aerial Vehicle was credited with providing critical intelligence, surveillance...

Lockheed Martin Introduces Ruggedized Extreme Endurance UAS

Lockheed Martin has developed a ruggedized version of its Stalker Unmanned Air System (UAS), called the Stalker eXtreme Endurance (XE) UAS. The Stalker XE system...

Argus One Testing to Begin August 23, 2011

World Surveillance Group Inc, a developer of lighter-than-air unmanned aerial vehicles ("UAVs") and related technologies, announced today that the Company has confirmed the schedule...

Raytheon Completes Improved Small Tactical Munition Lab Testing

Raytheon has completed laboratory integration and testing of its Small Tactical Munition Phase II configuration, setting the stage for flight tests later this year. STM Phase...

Images of damaged C130 after RQ 7 midair surface from Afghanistan

Update 19/8/11 Fingers being pointed at the C130 crew probably best to wait for the accident report before commenting, it takes two to tango and...

Lockheed Martin Awarded Up To $47 Million to Develop Unmanned Autonomous Technologies

WASHINGTON, August 16th, 2011 -- The U.S. Army awarded Lockheed Martin a $47 million contract to develop, demonstrate and deliver autonomous technologies for unmanned...

New GE HD Video Streaming Appliance is Optimized for Unmanned Vehicle Deployment

GE Intelligent Platforms today announced the daq8580 rugged streaming network appliance at AUVSI (Washington DC, August 16 -- 19). Designed in response to the...

Team uses ScanEagle and Puma UAVs in multiservice exercise

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., Aug. 16, 2011 -- Boeing today announced it has successfully demonstrated the company's newest narrowband communications relay aboard two unmanned aerial...

FreeWave Technologies’ Popular Military Wireless Data Radios Surpass One Million Flight Hours

WASHINGTON, Aug. 16, 2011  AUVSI, Booth #738 -- FreeWave Technologies, manufacturer of the most reliable, high-performance spread spectrum and licensed radios for critical data...

Wall Street Journal reports RQ7 / C130 Midair

Update:- Images of the damaged C130 21:47 16/8 By NATHAN HODGE An Air Force cargo aircraft collided with a drone in Afghanistan, a potentially serious mishap that underscores...