Nextgov: Northrop Grumman to Roll Out Navy Drones, Despite Maryland Crash

By Bob Brewin Nextgov The crash this week of a Navy demonstrator version of the Global Hawk Unmanned Aircraft System on Maryland’s Eastern Shore occurred four days before Northrop...

Sagem Sperwer Mk II Tactical UAV to be used by French Army

French defense procurement agency DGA has awarded Sagem (Safran group) a contract for five Sperwer Mk II drones, which will join the fleet of...

Navy asks Raytheon to push forward converting UAS control station software from Solaris to...

Software engineers at the Raytheon Co. Intelligence and Information Systems segment in Garland, Texas, will continue a project to convert application code in the U.S. Navy Tactical...

Faun Trackway USA Brings World’s First UAV Landing Mat To AUVSI

LAS VEGAS, June 12, 2012  FAUN TRACKWAY USA, the leading manufacturer of portable roadways and runways, will be showcasing its UAV Landing Mat at...

Sagem Patroller UAS Completes Flight Tests

Sagem’s Patroller unmanned aircraft system (UAS) completed a new series of flight tests, demonstrating new multi-sensor technologies, the manufacturer said Monday. Among the tests, Sagem...

Navy UAV crashes in Md.; no injuries reported

By Christopher P. Cavas Navy Times A huge unmanned aircraft operated by the Navy crashed Monday along Maryland’s eastern shore, the Navy confirmed, but no injuries or...

Coast Guard: Unmanned Navy Aircraft Crashes in Md.

NANTICOKE, Md. (AP/WBOC)- The U.S. Coast Guard says an unmanned Naval aircraft has crashed on Maryland's Eastern Shore and there are no injuries. A spokeswoman for...

Swedish Order AeroVironment Puma AE and Wasp

AeroVironment AVAV -0.80% has received a firm fixed-price order for 12 hybrid small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) from the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (Forsvarets Materielverk) on behalf...

India Invests Heavily In UAV Technologies

Defence News India India's armed forces are set to become highly reliant on unmanned aerial systems by 2030, according to a scientist with the country's...

The kill chain: Australia’s drone war

Mark Corcoran  ABC News A senior Australian Defence Force officer has revealed details of how the Royal Australian Air Force deploys Israeli-owned drones for battlefield surveillance...