CAE Wins $100M Air Force UAV Pilot Training Contract

CAE has won a $100 million five-year contract to manage pilot training on General Atomics-made drones for the U.S. Air Force, Defense News reported Friday. Aaron Mehta writes CAE instructors...

UAV deployment in DRC to cost over $13 m annually

The single unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) the United Nations will deploy in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) for peacekeeping purposes is to...

Fleet hosting talk on use of drones

By Gary Robbins The Reuben H. Fleet Science Center in San Diego's Balboa Park will host a panel discussion on Wednesday, August 7th, about the benefits...

Icaros Teams with Tetracam to Announce New Professional-Quality Photogrammetric Tools for UAV Users at...

Rockville, MD and Chatsworth, CA 01 August 2013, Icaros, Inc., a global geospatial solutions provider, has teamed with Tetracam, Inc. a leading multi-spectral sensor provider to the Unmanned Aerial System (UAS)...

IAEA Coordinates an International Project to Protect Glaciers

When glaciers shrink, a huge store of fresh water can be lost, which millions of people may depend upon for farming, fishing, and navigation;...

Orbital to develop next generation UAS engine

PERTH, AUSTRALIA – Orbital is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a contract for the development of a production engine for a small...

Euro Hawk surveillance drone panel hears Northrup Grumman and EADS-Cassidian

A parliamentary inquiry committee into the failed Bundeswehr surveillance drone has begun hearing representatives of the companies involved in the Euro Hawk. The tech...

HAL delivers advanced UAV to Bharat Dynamics

Bangalore, July 27 (IANS) State-run defence behemoth Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) has delivered its advanced Lakshya-1 Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) to state-run Bharat Dynamics...

Spanish Navy’s First UAV to Spy on Somali Pirates

The Skeldar V-200 by the Swedish company Saab is the first UAS (unmanned aircraft system) acquired by the Spanish Navy in service delivery contract...

UAV for ag use will be solar powered

During a keynote at the small unmanned systems business expo in San Francisco, Calif., the CEO of Alta Devices, Christopher Norris, explained that small...