BAE Systems to Integrate Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System on MQ-8B Fire Scout UAV

For the first time, the Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System (APKWS®) will be integrated onto an unmanned aerial vehicle, BAE Systems announced today.  The...

New pictures of the Bird Drone

A reader of David Cenciotti's  The Aviationist has submitted new images of a craft similar to the one captured, August 2011 in Pakistan they come...

Could drones supplant MacDill’s aerial tankers?

By HOWARD ALTMAN | The Tampa Tribune As local politicians and business leaders jockey to bring as many as 36 of the next generation of aerial refueling tankers...

Iran Announces Production of Drone with Missile Capability

TEHRAN (FNA)- Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari announced that his forces have built a new type...

Researchers to demo military technology adapted for ag at event

Drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), are military aircraft that are now also being used to help growers be more precise in their farming....

New Expeditionary UAS Takes Off from China Lake, Sans Runway

PATUXENT RIVER, Md. | The U.S. Navy successfully launched its newest small unmanned aircraft without using a runway Sept. 10 at Naval Air Weapons...

Drone demonstrated at Malmstrom Air Force Base

With a small crowd of legislators and civic leaders observing, a nonprofit group launched a small, unmanned aircraft at the former runway at Malmstrom...

GA-ASI Demonstrates NATO Interoperability of Predator-Class ISR Aircraft Systems at Unified Vision 2012

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA), tactical reconnaissance radars, and electro-optic surveillance systems, today announced its...

Patria and Insta Complete the First UAS Flights with MPNDL Data Link

Patria and Insta have successfully completed the first Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) test flights of the Multi Purpose Networking Data Link (MPNDL). Carried out...

EU components used in Belarus spy drones, NGO says

A German-based firm has said that some of its engines may have been used for Belarus spy drones despite EU sanctions. The company, 3W Modellmotoren...