DoD awards contract for Yellowjacket

ALEXANDRIA, Va. | CenTauri Solutions, LLC (CenTauri) announced that it was awarded a contract from the Department of Defense (DoD) to conduct a demonstration...

Smiths Detection, AeroVironment and US Army Collaborate on Chemical Agent-Detecting UAV

UAV Technology Enables Rapid Aerial Chemical Detection and Tracking Edgewood, MD, 5 October 2009 - Smiths Detection today announces the successful creation and demonstration of...

Demons get ready to fly

Getting ready for its first flight the 80kg jet powered sUAS, Demon the result of a five year research program by 10 UK universities...

AAI’s Shadow Tactical Unmanned Aircraft System Named to C4ISR Journal’s “Big 25” Technologies

Hunt Valley, Maryland — September 10, 2009 — AAI Corporation, an operating unit of Textron Systems, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced today...

Smartplane surveys flood damage

sUAS news recently spoke with Dr Patrice Carbonneau a Durham University geographer who has surveyed the mini grand canyon that opened up in a...

Point and Toss

A very clever, and simple idea unveiled this week at AUVSI. The Boomerang flight concept. Or throw and forget. The sUAS leaves the operators hand...

SEA CORP Successfully Launches Ground-Based Compressed Carriage UAV

Performing as a support contractor to L-3 Communications Geneva Aerospace, SEA CORP designed, built, and delivered an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) launcher for the...

Mapping the Googleplex

The 4th annual Maker Faire Bay Area hosts Chris Anderson, editor in chief of Wired. Anderson discusses making low-cost, unmanned aerial vehicles like planes...

AAI Flies New Orbiter Miniature Unmanned Aircraft System

Hunt Valley, Maryland — February 24, 2009 — AAI Corporation, an operating unit of Textron Systems, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced today...

Commercial Aerial Mapping with UAVs

The MLB Bat 3 UAV creates high-resolution image map of the San Bernabe Vineyard in King City, CA. Flown autonomously with FAA approval, The...