50 SCS prepares for GBS transition

by Scott Prater Schriever Sentinel SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.  -- Its three-letter acronym sounds like it might represent a television network, or perhaps a mispronunciation of GPS,...

NVS Technologies AG Releases Raw Data Output Enabled Firmware for its NV08C Multi-GNSS Receiver...

Montlingen, Switzerland – April 5th, 2012 – NVS Technologies AG, a leading developer of Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) receivers, announces today the release...

Autodesk creates 3D model of headquarters using Octo-Copter UAV

Take one piece of software that can stitch 2D photos into a 3D model, one camera-carrying UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle), and mix well to...

U.S. Air Force Awards AAI Test & Training $6.1 Million for New JSECST Units

HUNT VALLEY, Md., April 2, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AAI Test & Training, an operating unit of Textron Systems, a Textron Inc. TXT -2.50%company, announced today...

ReconRobotics acquires engineering firm

By Chris Newmarker Finance and Commerce Could Edina-based ReconRobotics end up selling flying robots? That is one of the intriguing possibilities coming out of ReconRobotics’ acquisition of...

Harwin’s Datamate Hi-rel Connector System Used by FLIR

Harwin, manufacturer of hi-rel interconnect solutions and cost-saving PCB hardware products, has announced that Flir Systems, the leader in thermal imaging technology, is using...

AeroVironment Unveils Modular Gimbaled Sensor Payload on RQ-11B Raven sUAS

Army Aviation Association of America - AeroVironment, Inc. AVAV -0.30% today unveiled a new miniature gimbaled sensor payload on the battle-proven RQ-11B Raven small unmanned aircraft system...

Onboard charging solution from Millswood Engineering

Australian-based Millswood Engineering (www.millswoodeng.com.au) has developed a new onboard generator for small to medium-sized UAVs. Onboard electrical power generation is useful for extending the range...

SmartAP – Multirotor UAV autopilot for commercial and research purposes

The contemporary market offers a number of autopilots for MAV in the budget price range. Rapid development of electronic technologies allows expanding functional capabilities...

NuWaves Partners with University of Dayton Research Institute Center for UAS Exploitation

NuWaves Engineering, an international Radio Frequency (RF) solutions company, has been selected to join the University of Dayton Research Institute’s Center for Unmanned Aerial...