FAA and Skypan International, Inc., Reach Agreement on Unmanned Aircraft Enforcement Cases

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration today announced a comprehensive settlement agreement with SkyPan International, Inc., of Chicago. The agreement resolves enforcement...
Little Ripper drone being held by team

Little Ripper has a day out, shark spotting drone flies away

An expensive mistake reported by the Australian Transport Safety Bureau. An obvious stand out is the poor range of the command and control (C2)...

Sikorsky Awarded DARPA ALIAS Phase 3 Contract to Increase Aircraft Autonomy

Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) company, has won the contract for Phase 3 of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's (DARPA) Aircrew Labor...
versatol

VersaTOL Validates Patent-Pending Drone Inspection Method

Industrial chimneys are regularly inspected to ensure their structural integrity.  Often this requires a person to physically traverse the interior and exterior of...

Leonardo-Finmeccanica has taken ownership of Sistemi Dinamici

In a move to consolidate its unmanned helicopter offerings, Leonardo has bought the remaining 60% share of Sistemi Dinamici. In the process creating another...

First flight for SW-4 Solo

With the first flight of the innovative remotely piloted helicopter SW-4 ‘Solo’ yesterday at the Taranto-Grottaglie Airport, Leonardo-Finmeccanica begins the test campaign in order...

New sensors for Skeldar

UMS Skeldar, one of Europe's multi-platform Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) providers, announced today that it expands the capabilities of its SKELDAR V-200 Unmanned...
Procyon 800E

Procyon 800E Enters Limited Production

NOVAerial Robotics is pleased to announce that the Procyon 800E drone helicopter has finished it’s prototype and testing phases and is beginning limited production...
SKELDAR

UMS SKELDAR AG now live with AMOS

Swiss-AS and UMS SKELDAR are pleased to announce the successful go-live of AMOS. At UMS SKELDAR the Swiss headquarters and the Swedish subsidiary are...

FLIR Systems Acquires Prox Dynamics for $134 Million

FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) announced today that it has acquired Prox Dynamics AS, a leading developer and manufacturer of nano-class unmanned aerial systems...