Super Hornets Could Launch Their Own UAVs

by John Reed SAINT LOUIS -- Engineers here with aerospace titan Boeing are considering a number of improvements to the company's F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter...

Poland To Spend $295m on UAVs

Poland’s Ministry of Defense has announced plans to acquire between 123 and 205 UAVs by 2018, reported local newspaper Gazeta Wyborcza, at a cost...

ImSAR Wins $24M Contract to Develop Lightweight Radar for Small UAVs

ImSar, LLC, suppliers of digital signal processing, radar, manufacturing, and inertial measurement systems for defense and unmanned applications, has been awarded a $24 million...

Cassidian (EADS Group) to Display Tanan VTOL UAS and Tracker Mini-UAS at Eurosatory

EADS and its divisions – Airbus/Airbus Military, Astrium, Cassidian and Eurocopter – will have a major presence at the Eurosatory 2012 defence and security...

Google using small aircraft to enhance 3D data.

We know there are a few multicopters hanging up in the Mountain View offices, just for fun has been said. Google Inc is deploying a fleet...

Second Unmanned Aircraft Sent to Exploded Bulgarian Ammo Site

A second, smaller unmanned aircraft has been sent to probe the region in which a series of explosions took place at an ammunition depot in Southeastern Bulgaria. The first unmanned...

MND refutes report of UAV program difficulties

By Rich Chang The Ministry of National Defense (MND) yesterday rebutted a media report saying the development of indigenously produced unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) has...

Unmanned Aircraft Crashes in Aftermath of Bulgaria Ammo Site Blasts.

A small unmanned aircraft that was supposed to probe the region in which a Bulgarian ammunition depot exploded on Tuesday, has crashed due to strong winds,...

MDA to Help Train British Forces in Use of Unmanned Aircraft Systems’ Information

MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd., a provider of essential information solutions, announced Jun. 5 that it has signed a contract to provide training support...

Telecomix: DIY Drones for Peace – Virtual Reporting

This past Saturday at the Salon des Solidarités in Paris, a meeting of ‘Hackers and NGOs‘ took place. There, between a Médecin du Monde stand and...