Flight Global Reports Suspension of Fire Scout Flying

By:   ZACH ROSENBERG WASHINGTON DC After two incidents resulting in crashes, Northrop Grumman MQ-8B Fire Scout operations are on an 'operational pause' for the indefinite future. One...

Ohio Company Gets $24M Contract From Air Force Lab for Detect Sense and Avoid...

A research laboratory atOhio's Wright-Patterson Air Force Base has awarded a $24.1 million equipment development contract to a company in nearby Beavercreek. The Dayton Daily...

Turkish unmanned air vehicle project

Turkey’s Undersecretariat for Defense Industries has launched the development process for TİSU, the Turkish unmanned air vehicle project, which will support all efforts to...

Royal Air Force considers Heron TP

From Haaretz The Royal Air Force has been considering the purchase of unmanned aerial vehicles from Israel. The Eitan, also known as the Heron TP, is...

UAV squadron to stand up at Uchipuli

The Hindu C. JAISHANKAR The Indian Navy is all set to commission its first Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) squadron on the East Coast at Uchipuli near...

NVS Technologies AG Releases Raw Data Output Enabled Firmware for its NV08C Multi-GNSS Receiver...

Montlingen, Switzerland – April 5th, 2012 – NVS Technologies AG, a leading developer of Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) receivers, announces today the release...

Autodesk creates 3D model of headquarters using Octo-Copter UAV

Take one piece of software that can stitch 2D photos into a 3D model, one camera-carrying UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle), and mix well to...

Navy’s Smart Robocopters Will Spy You in the Crowd

 Navy unmanned aircraft will be able to distinguish small pirate boats from other vessels when an Office of Naval Research (ONR)-funded sensor starts airborne tests this...

Unmanned aerial vehicle crashes in northern Afghanistan

ISAF Joint Command KABUL, Afghanistan – An International Security Assistance Force rotary-wing unmanned aerial vehicle crashed in northern Afghanistan, April 6. The cause of the crash...

Trimble Acquires Gatewing to Expand its Survey Solutions to Include Aerial Mapping

SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 6, 2012—Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) announced today that it has acquired privately-held Gatewing of Gent, Belgium, a provider of lightweight unmanned aerial vehicles...