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Italy Selects Shadow 200 Tactical Unmanned Aircraft System

Italy Selects Shadow 200 Tactical Unmanned Aircraft System

FARNBOROUGH, UK: AAI Corporation, an operating unit of Textron Systems, a Textron Inc. company, announced today that Italy’s Ministry of Defense (MoD) – Directorate of General Aeronautical Armament has selected AAI’s Shadow 200 Tactical Unmanned Aircraft Systems (TUAS) for the […]


Zephyr Solar Powered UAV Soars to New World Records

Zephyr Solar Powered UAV Soars to New World Records

LONDON: QinetiQ today announced that Zephyr, the leading solar powered high-altitude long-endurance (HALE) Unmanned Air System (UAS) has been flying for the past week, smashing a number of long-standing world records. Currently flying high above the US Army’s Yuma Proving […]


New Taranis Combat Aircraft Thunders into View

New Taranis Combat Aircraft Thunders into View

A prototype unmanned combat aircraft of the future, Taranis, has been unveiled by the MOD for the first time today. Named after the Celtic god of thunder, the concept demonstrator will test the possibility of developing the first ever autonomous, […]


Boeing Plans to Debut 787 Dreamliner and New UAS at Farnborough

Boeing Plans to Debut 787 Dreamliner and New UAS at Farnborough

CHICAGO: The Boeing 787 Dreamliner will make its international debut this month when the doors open on the Farnborough International Airshow outside London. Boeing also will feature an extensive display of new, advanced unmanned systems and technologies. “We’ve chosen Farnborough […]


Euro Hawk Unmanned Aircraft Completes Successful First Flight

Euro Hawk Unmanned Aircraft Completes Successful First Flight

PALMDALE, Calif: The Euro Hawk unmanned aircraft system (UAS), built by Northrop Grumman Corporation and EADS Defence & Security, successfully completed its first flight June 29. The high-flying aircraft took off at approximately 10:32 a.m. PDT from Northrop Grumman’s Palmdale, […]


Sky-Y Unmanned Aerial System Fourth Flight Campaign

Sky-Y Unmanned Aerial System Fourth Flight Campaign

ROME:  The Sky-Y, Alenia Aeronautica’s UAS (Unmanned Aerial System) technological demonstrator, has successfully accomplished – at the Italian Air Force’s air base in Decimomannu, Sardinia – its first flight with a Flight Control System wholly developed by Alenia Aeronautica in […]


Boeing Unveils Unmanned Phantom Ray Demonstrator

Boeing Unveils Unmanned Phantom Ray Demonstrator

ST. LOUIS: The Boeing Company today unveiled the fighter-sized Phantom Ray unmanned airborne system, a test bed for advanced technologies. “We are on a fast track, and first flight is in sight,” said Darryl Davis, president of Boeing Phantom Works. […]


Army Surpasses 1 Million Unmanned Flight Hours

Army Surpasses 1 Million Unmanned Flight Hours

The Army’s one millionth Unmanned Aerial System flight hour marks a window in time through which to view a broader trajectory of explosive change and expansion — one in which the advent of UAVs in Iraq and Afghanistan have added […]


RQ-7B SHADOW 200 Unmanned Aircraft Systems for Australia

RQ-7B SHADOW 200 Unmanned Aircraft Systems for Australia

WASHINGTON: The Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress today of a possible Foreign Military Sale to Australia of two RQ-7B SHADOW 200 Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), and associated equipment, parts, and logistical support for an estimated cost of $218 million. […]


 
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