Drone crashes on runway in Emmen Switzerland

Due to a technical defect, a drone of the Swiss Air Force on the slopes of the Emmen military airfield fell. The material damage amounts...

SQ 4 multicopter to be unveiled at DSEi 2011

An unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) developed by a team of engineers from Middlesex University (London, UK) could help soldiers to spot hidden dangers during military operations. The  SQ-4 UAV --...

Brazil’s Embraer will develop and produce unmanned drones with Israeli tech

As part of the joint venture, a new company – Harpia Sistemas S.A. – will be created in which Embraer will hold 51% stake...

RPAS 2011

RPAS 2011, held by the AWC UAS TES took place at  Defence Academy, Shrivenham, Thursday The event moved this year along with the UAS TES...

AeroVironment Receives $16 Million Order for Raven Unmanned Aircraft Systems Contractor Logistics Support

MONROVIA, Calif., Sep 08, 2011  AeroVironment, Inc. today announced that it received a $15,909,962 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract order on September 1, 2011, under an existing contract...

AeroVironment, Inc. Announces Fiscal 2012 First Quarter Results

MONROVIA, Calif., Sep 07, 2011  AeroVironment, Inc. today reported financial results for its first quarter ending July 30, 2011. "First quarter revenue of $62.0 million rose...

Israel, Germany jointly develop UAV arms system

Loitering weapons system combines drones developed by both nations. A rare look into Israel’s unmanned weapons capabilities was revealed on Tuesday with an announcement by...

Lockheed Martin/Kaman K-MAX Completes U.S. Navy Unmanned Cargo Assessment

OWEGO, N.Y., Sept. 6, 2011 The Lockheed Martin led unmanned K-MAX® team successfully completed a five-day Quick Reaction Assessment (QRA) for the U.S. Navy’s Cargo...

UAVs have ag appeal

Graham Fuller of Farm Weekly Australia reports from a flying demo event. RAPIDLY-emerging unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) technology took a giant step forward last week...

Trimble’s New 80 Megapixel Aerial Camera Extends the Medium-Format Application Range

STUTTGART, Germany, Sept. 6, 2011  Trimble announced today its 80 megapixel Trimble Aerial Camera (TAC 80MP), extending the range of applications for today's medium-format aerial cameras. The announcement...

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