US Air Force Issues RFI on NextGen sUAS

The Aeronautical Systems Center (ASC) Battlefield Airmen Branch (BA) is soliciting information to identify possible sources to provide next generation platform of Small Unmanned...

USAF Places Order for AeroVironment Puma AE Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems

AeroVironment reports that it received a firm fixed-price order valued at $2,431,440 on April 5, 2012 from the U.S. Air Force for Puma AE small unmanned...

Iran: China, Russia eager to take a peek at our US spy drone

Iran claims Russia and China would very much like a peek at a downed US Air Force aerial drone that is in Tehran's possession,...

Blue Peter, gets it’s own drone!

This is fantastic, UAS are going mainstream! I don't think I saw this one coming. Matthew Postgate from BBC R&D had the following to say "This is...

Argentina and Brazil agree on UAS cooperation

The governments of Argentina and Brazil agreed to advance cooperation to build unmanned aircraft to be used for border surveillance and the fight against...

DARPA looking for GPS alternative

Many U.S. Military systems, such as missiles, rely on the Global Positioning System (GPS) to provide accurate position, orientation and time information while in...

Georgia To Be Protected By Armed Drones

Georgia showed off its new domestically produced drone last week, a symbolic step in the development of the country's nascent defense industry. But President Mikheil...

GA-ASI Unveils new enhanced endurance designs for Predator B

Field Installable Kits to Extend Flight Endurance up to 42 Hours General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI), a leading manufacturer of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS),...

Google Earth Publishes Community-created Maps from the Public Lab Archive

Professional-grade maps made with DIY balloon and kite kits that cost about $100 BOSTON, MA-- The Public Laboratory for Open Technology and Science announced today...

Armenia to produce UAV for domestic use

Armenia is considering producing its own unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), Prime Minister Tigran Sargsyan said in an interview with the Nezavisimaya Gazeta daily of...