VTOL AEROSPACE to expand product portfolio with new VTOL UAVs called Converticopters

VTOL AEROSPACE (formerly Elytron Aircraft LLC) is introducing a new line of UAV products called Converticopters, adding unmanned versions to its manned convertiplanes. Since...

Unique Unmanned Plane Sets Duration World Record

The FAI has ratified a duration world record for a unique experimental unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). The VA001, an unmanned aircraft that looks like...

Wingtra​ ​announces​ ​partnerships​ ​with​ ​resellers​ ​in​ ​China​ ​and​ ​the​ ​US

After being released earlier this year, the WingtraOne is now spreading its wings in international waters. First stop: US and China. “We are proud...
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Microsoft researchers test AI-controlled soaring machine

By Allison Linn HAWTHORNE, Nevada – In the searing midday heat of the Nevada desert, a white Jeep Wrangler heads down a desolate strip of...

Insitu, FireWhat, Esri Join Forces in Fighting Wildfires With Eyes in the Sky

Insitu, a leading information services company with more than one million operational unmanned aircraft systems flight hours, today announced its partnership with FireWhat, and...

New Czech Unmanned Aircraft Engine Primoco 500

Czech company Primoco UAV SE, which develops, manufactures and sells the unmanned aircraft, Primoco UAV One 100/150, extends its portfolio with the new self-designed...

NASA Flight Tests Could Lead to UAS Integration

by Jay Levine, X-Press Editor | NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center NASA’s Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration in the National Airspace System, or UAS in the...

S-MAD, a Wall-Landing Drone with Claws

Createk Design Lab, based at the Sherbrooke University in Quebec, Canada has designed the Multimodal Autonomous Drone, or S-MAD for short. S-MAD's approach to,...

New Fixed-Wing VTOL for Electric and Gas Utilities Inspection

A new commercial-grade VTOL fixed-wing UAV was specifically designed to meet the inspection needs of electric and gas utilities. Here is a video of...

Governor Cuomo Announces Gryphon Sensors Has Developed a One-of-a-Kind Drone Tracking System

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo last week announced that Gryphon Sensors, a SRC Inc. company based in Central New York, has developed a state-of-the-art mobile...