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Army Purchases Bird-Like, Micro-Unmanned Aerial System

Army Purchases Bird-Like, Micro-Unmanned Aerial System

The Army recently purchased 36 Maveric unmanned aerial systems as a result of an urgent request from Soldiers in theater. The request was made to the Rapid Equipping Force at Fort Belvoir, Va., in March and Soldiers will receive them […]


Navy X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System Completes Carrier Tests

Navy X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System Completes Carrier Tests

The Navy concluded another round of carrier testing Nov. 19 to further demonstrate and evaluate the X-47B unmanned air system integration within the aircraft carrier environment. Tests aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) included deck handling, carrier approaches and landings […]


Skeldar UAS Operationally Deployed By the Spanish Navy

Skeldar UAS Operationally Deployed By the Spanish Navy

Defence and security company Saab’s Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) Skeldar is now operationally deployed on-board the offshore patrol vessel BAM Meteoro. Skeldar is supporting the Spanish Navy with surveillance capabilities while taking part in the EU Atalanta operation in the […]


First Army, Guard add UAS capability to pre-deployment training

First Army, Guard add UAS capability to pre-deployment training

Getting a clearer picture of the enemy helps Soldiers more effectively accomplish their mission, and Army National Guard Soldiers deploying through the Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center here, have a new intelligence tool to help get that picture. Dubbed […]


Northrop Grumman Maturing Key Triton Unmanned Aircraft Sensor

Northrop Grumman Maturing Key Triton Unmanned Aircraft Sensor

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NOC) has completed more than 25 flight tests of the U.S. Navy Triton unmanned aircraft system’s (UAS) primary maritime surveillance sensor in preparation for its installation on the aircraft. The company is conducting risk-reduction tests of the […]


Future war: Arms industry shows off next-gen drones in London

Future war: Arms industry shows off next-gen drones in London

Reconnaissance gadgets and robotic warfare devices are getting smaller by the year, with James Bond like technology being offered to a wide range of buyers, from police forces to special military units. The market place for such technology has become […]


Puma AE Small Unmanned Aircraft Achieves Continuous Flight for More Than Nine Hours

Puma AE Small Unmanned Aircraft Achieves Continuous Flight for More Than Nine Hours

AeroVironment has announced that a recent outdoor test flight of a solar-powered prototype version of the company’s proven Puma AE small unmanned aircraft system (UAS), operating with the company’s newest long-endurance battery, lasted 9 hours, 11 minutes – significantly longer […]


Saab Signs Contract for Skeldar UAS for Maritime Operations

Saab Signs Contract for Skeldar UAS for Maritime Operations

Defence and security company Saab has signed a contract to deploy the Skeldar Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) for maritime operations. Skeldar UAS will be operationally deployed with the customer before the end of this year and will be used in […]


X-47B Makes First Arrested Landing at Sea

X-47B Makes First Arrested Landing at Sea

The X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System (UCAS) demonstrator completed its first carrier-based arrested landing on board USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) off the coast of Virginia July 10. “It isn’t very often you get a glimpse of the future. […]


 
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