Navmar to develop persistent-surveillance UAV and sensor payload for potential use in Afghanistan

JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, 31 July 2011. A defense technology company in Warminster, Pa., called Navmar Applied Sciences Corp. received $148.8 million in U.S. Department of...

It’s robo-drone! Tiny policing helicopter used to hunt pirates fires stun gun baton rounds

From the it seemed like a good idea at the time department and reported by UK paper the Daily Mail. It's the latest weapon in...

Iran Showed American UAS Shot Down Over the Gulf to Russians

Iran has shown Russia, American UAS  that it shot down over the Gulf, Revolutionary Guards aerospace commander Brigadier General Amir Ali Hadjizadeh was quoted...

Man To Plead Guilty To Trying To Sell Military Spy Plane Over EBay

A foreign national is expected to plead guilty on Thursday to buying a military spy plane and then trying to resell it on eBay. Henson...

Automated Target Detection for Full Motion Video at AUVSI 2011

Sentient to showcase latest developments and share deployment experiences Melbourne,Australia–27 July 2011– Sentient today announced that it will showcase Kestrel Land MTI and Kestrel Maritime,...

Auriga Microwave Wins Small Business Innovative Research Phase II.5

LOWELL,Mass.-Auriga Microwave announces today that it has been awarded Phase II.5 for its Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) N07-007 Solid-state High-efficiency Transmit Module. This...

First Euro Hawk arrives in Germany

MANCHING, Germany, July 21, 2011 EURO HAWK®, the first high-altitude, long-endurance (HALE), signals intelligence (SIGINT) unmanned aircraft system (UAS) based on the RQ-4 Global...

Beast of Kandahar shot down in Iran?

Reports from Wired and UPI Asia of claims of a downed drone in Iran. From UPI Asia TEHRAN, July 20 (UPI) -- A senior Iranian legislator...

Insitu’s ScanEagle Proves Consistent Reliability Over 500,000 Combat Flight Hours

Insitu Inc. announced today that its ScanEagle unmanned aircraft system (UAS) surpassed 500,000 combat flight hours and more than 56,000 combat sorties to deliver actionable intelligence,...

AFP reporting birdstrike downs Pakistani UAS

A Pakistani surveillance navy drone crashed near an oil refinery after hitting a bird on a routine flight, coming down in the country's largest...