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US Army walks back DJI decision (slightly)

News has reached me that another DJI memo was passed around on Friday the 11th of August. An exception to policy with recommendations from the asymmetric warfare group that...

US Army calls for units to discontinue use of DJI equipment

According to a U.S. Army memo obtained by sUAS News, the U.S. Army Research Lab and U.S. Navy have concluded that there are operational risks associated with DJI equipment,...

Send out Ravens, save Soldiers

By Staff Sgt. Kyle Richardson, 41st Fires Brigade, PAO FORT HOOD, Texas -- It's a bird. It's a plane. It's actually both, sort of. Soldiers from the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st...

Army Pilots: Flying Drones Tougher Than It Looks

Eric Beidel  of NDIA writes Flying unmanned aircraft over war zones may seem to outsiders like playing a tricked-out video game. But these operations can be, indeed, dangerous, aviators contend. Bad...

One Million Combat Hours for US Army UAS fleet.

By Kari Hawkins, USAG Redstone REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- Milestones seem to be all in a day's work for the employees who develop and sustain the Army's unmanned aircraft fleet. First, there...

New Squadron forms at Yuma

From the Yuma Sun With a wingspan of 14 feet, the U.S. Marine Corps' new unmanned aerial vehicle can locate, recognize and identify targets from an altitude as high as...

First Army class of UAS maintainers graduates.

FORT HUACHUCA, Ariz. -- The Unmanned Aircraft Systems Training Battalion graduates its first class of 15E UAS maintainers Sept. 24, adding a new military occupational specialty to the Army....

US Army granted permission to fly UAS at night in NAS

The Federal Aviation Administration has granted the Army permission to fly unmanned aircraft in national airspace at night using ground-based radar and GPS systems to avoid civilian and commercial...