Bell Helicopter and AAI UAS Combine Resources for Manned Unmanned Operations Capability Development Laboratory

Fort Worth, TX & Hunt Valley, MD - April 2, 2012 - Bell Helicopter and Textron Systems operating unit AAI Unmanned Aircraft Systems, both...

New Raytheon Guided Bomb Completes Initial Flight Test

13.5-pound Small Tactical Munition Phase II designed for unmanned aircraft systems Raytheon Company's RTN +0.66% Small Tactical Munition Phase II scored a direct hit on a target during...

AeroVironment Unveils Modular Gimbaled Sensor Payload on RQ-11B Raven sUAS

Army Aviation Association of America - AeroVironment, Inc. AVAV -0.30% today unveiled a new miniature gimbaled sensor payload on the battle-proven RQ-11B Raven small unmanned aircraft system...

Project Ursula at Precision Farming Event

Project Ursula is a two-year research and development programme between Callen-Lenz and Environment Systems to explore the potential for field-specific scanning using unmanned drones...

Mapping the world – and beyond

Anna Williams The Ambler Sleepy old Amble, right? Nothing much goes on here, right? It’s not like we’re home to a Mars exploration research project,...

Shadow 200 deliveries speed up.

CANBERRA, Australia, March 29 Australia's Defense Ministry is speeding up delivery of a U.S.-made unmanned aerial vehicle system for use by troops in Afghanistan. Australian...

Logos Technologies Demonstrates Kestrel for U.S. Border Security

Logos Technologies successfully showcased its Kestrel day/night wide-area persistent surveillance system at a Department of Homeland Security (DHS) demonstration in Nogales, Arizona. Funded by DHS’s Science and...

Raven drones scan area before Vandenberg rocket launches

From the LA Times By W.J. Hennigan, Los Angeles Times Before the launch of a top-secret spy satellite from Vandenberg Air Force Base, a fleet of...

Israel to phase out human controlled take off and landings for UAS

An Israeli Air Force requirement to use external pilots during its UAV's operations will become redundant within the next three years since the use...

Vietnam Builds UAS Factory

Russian UAV manufacturer Irkut is helping Vietnam design and build a new, 100 kg (220 pound) UAV for civilian (and later military) use. This...