We Almost Had a Giant Robot Spy Blimp

David Axe The Army’s dream was a fantastical one. Build a 300-foot-long, helium-filled, pilotless airship, pack it with sophisticated sensors and other spy gear and...

Septentrio’s GNSS Heading Receiver Successfully Integrates with Tethered Aerostat Systems

Leuven, Belgium – Septentrio announced today that Raven Aerostar, a manufacturer of Lighter-Than-Air (LTA) platforms that provide unmatched performance in challenging environments, has successfully...

Galaxy Airships Part Two: Spirit of Dallas

Tony White This article is the second part of a multi-part series, Part One: ‘The Path of the Spirit’ can be found at the following...

US Army soldiers test JLENS in real-world scenarios

UTAH TEST AND TRAINING RANGE, Utah, July 24, 2013  The U.S. Army completed Early User Testing (EUT) of the Raytheon CompanyRTN +0.06% developed JLENS. During the six-week-long...

Nevada company launches silent Sky Sentinel UAV airship

By Francis X Govers III UAV’s, or Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, tend to face two issues – not being able to stay on station for long periods,...

The T-C350 system by A-NSE : a permanent aerial surveillance for wide areas

The T-C350 system by A-NSE : a permanent aerial surveillance for wide areas (borders, infrastructures, urban areas, FOB etc…) A-NSE has successfully completed the T-C350...

A-NSE T-C350 Aerostat

Close to our hearts at sUAS News, aerostats. Patrick runs PGSS gigs and I fly the manned ones. Writing from French company ANSE Olivier...

In BSF of the future, balloons with cameras, unmanned aircraft

VijaitaSingh : New Delhi Balloons floating above the Sunderbans marshes on the Bangladesh border, unmanned aerial vehicles scanning the land border with Pakistan. These are part...

Blimp in a box

World Surveillance Group Inc., a developer of lighter-than-air unmanned aerial vehicles and related technologies, has announced that it has completed a demonstration of the...

Mapping Sewage Flows in the Gowanus Canal after Sandy flood damages

A fantastic example of simple is best from The Public Laboratory, a tethered balloon and GPS equipped COTS camera well done the Grassroots Mapping...