Outback Challenge 2010, 12 teams through.

Mick Molloy, member of the technical committee for the Outback Challenge reports that out of the 21 entrants for the Search and Rescue Challenge...

Project Andromeda reveal airframe

Outback Challenge entry, Project Andromeda have unveiled a slightly modified airframe for the September UAV search and rescue challenge. Read more at their blog...

UAV Challenge Outback Rescue 2010 off to a flying start

The 2010 UAV Challenge is shaping up to be the most exciting Challenge yet, with a record 41 teams successfully completing the first deliverable...

CooeeUAV, formula one style advertising for UAVs

Adelaide based Nick Peppas of team CooeeUAV Outback Challenge entry has come up with an inventive method of attracting sponsorship. During the forthcoming Sheppard group...

Stanfords Perching UAS

A flock of small, unmanned air vehicles flies quietly into a city, maneuvering among the buildings. They communicate as they search for places to...

Project Andromeda

A very interesting podcast at DIYdrones, the project Andromeda team and their Outback Challenge 2010 attempt. Its a step on the way to something...

Project Andromeda

Certainly one to watch in the 2010 Australian Outback Challenge, the team has designed their own autopilot and are now integrating it into their...

UAV4life

Let us use UAVs in civilian airspace please.... The Mundus Group Inc. subsidiary AirStar has announced a Search and Rescue divison named UAV 4 Life....

There are not enough Predators in this world!

Two Civil Air Patrol (CAP) aircraft have been fitted with a similar sensor turret as used by Predator aircraft. These Cessna aircraft will be used...

The Outback Challenge

Organisers of the Outback Challenge have released the list of those entries that have made it through the various rounds of technical requirements. Well done...