martek

Martek Marine Named on World’s Biggest Ever €67M Maritime Drone Contract

Martek Marine (Martek) has been awarded a ground breaking 2-year Remotely Piloted Aircraft Services (RPAS) contract from the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA). The services...
alpha 800

Alpha Unmanned Systems release its new and improved unmanned helicopter the ALPHA 800

The ALPHA 800 is the evolution of the SNIPER and includes all the developments and improvements of the last year and a half of...
UMS Skeldar

UMS Skeldar System Engineer (Unmanned Aircraft Systems)

UMS Skeldar AG, a joint venture between Swiss based UMS Aero AG and Sweden based Saab AB (publ.), is a leading international co-orporation specialized...
ardupilot

Program drones with Google and Ardupilot, the Summer of Code

Congratulations to the Ardupilot.org project. On February 27th they were selected as a participating 2017 Google Summer of Code organisation. Sponsored by Google, GSOC is...
rotron

Rotron Power Reaches TBO Industry Record With 500 Hours Milestone Achievement

Rotron Power Ltd, a leading manufacturer of advanced rotary-powered propulsion systems for Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) applications, is celebrating having completed more than 500...

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...