UAVs have ag appeal

Graham Fuller of Farm Weekly Australia reports from a flying demo event. RAPIDLY-emerging unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) technology took a giant step forward last week...

Trimble’s New 80 Megapixel Aerial Camera Extends the Medium-Format Application Range

STUTTGART, Germany, Sept. 6, 2011  Trimble announced today its 80 megapixel Trimble Aerial Camera (TAC 80MP), extending the range of applications for today's medium-format aerial cameras. The announcement...

U.S. Army Awards AeroVironment $4.9 Million Contract for Switchblade Agile Munition Systems and Services

MONROVIA, Calif., Sept. 1, 2011 -- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) announced that it received a contract on June 29 from the U.S. Army Close...

Global Hawk and Sentinel were part of Bin Laden raid.

asAviation Week reveals more details of the tech behind the raid on Bin Ladens compound. We all knew UAS were part of the mission,...

BBC Coast uses sUAS to map Roman Harbour.

The COAST team descended on the UK’s Yorkshire coastline during the lowest forecast tides of the year to examine what is thought to be...

That mystery bird shaped drone

A video clip from Kalam TV has come to light of the 'capture' of the mystery drone in Pakistan. It would seem a little...

Anti-Naxal operations: Hand-launched UAVs to be deployed

Hand-launched unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) will soon be deployed in Naxal-hit zones of the country to provide security forces a close range surveillance of...

Raytheon wants to be the Microsoft of unmanned military aircraft

Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems is developing a sort of operating system for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) to allow rapid adaptation of new features such...

DARPA, U.S. Army and Rockwell Collins release video of damage tolerance control testing on...

Last fall, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), the U.S. Army and Rockwell Collins demonstrated Damage Tolerance Control (DTC) on the RQ-7B Shadow...

Hood Tech well-poised to take advantage of UAV growth.

Hood Tech Corp. Vision, Inc. (Hood Tech), headquartered in the small town of Hood River, Oregon, is well-poised to take advantage of UAV growth,...