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RQ-21A Small UAS Completes First East Coast Flight

RQ-21A Small UAS Completes First East Coast Flight

The RQ-21A Small Tactical Unmanned Aircraft System (STUAS) completed its first East Coast flight from Webster Field Annex on June 12, marking the start of the next phase of test for the program. A team from the Navy and Marine […]


Navy Triton Unmanned Aircraft System Completes First Flight

Navy Triton Unmanned Aircraft System Completes First Flight

The Navy’s newest unmanned Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) aircraft platform, the MQ-4C Triton Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS), completed its first flight from Palmdale, Calif. May 22, marking the start of tests which will validate the Northrop Grumman-built system for […]


Navy and Marine Corps Small Tactical UAS Enters Production Phase

Navy and Marine Corps Small Tactical UAS Enters Production Phase

The Department of the Navy announced May 15 that the RQ-21A Small Tactical Unmanned Aircraft System (STUAS) received Milestone C approval authorizing the start of low rate initial production. With MS C approval, the RQ-21A program, managed by the Navy […]


Israel is Top Global Exporter of Unmanned Aerial Systems

Israel is Top Global Exporter of Unmanned Aerial Systems

Israeli original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) of unmanned aerial systems (UAS) have aggressively marketed these platforms, helping them become the top exporter of UAS platforms, globally. A recent Frost & Sullivan market insight, “Israeli Unmanned Aerial Systems,” finds that Israel’s UAS […]


Raytheon Delivers Electronic Jamming Capability for Gray Eagle UAS

Raytheon Delivers Electronic Jamming Capability for Gray Eagle UAS

Raytheon Company has delivered two electronic attack payloads in support of the U.S. Army’s Networked Electronic Warfare, Remotely Operated (NERO) system. The payloads were delivered as part of a contract awarded by the U.S. Navy NAVSEA-Crane in 2012. NERO is […]


Tactical Targeting Network Technology for Deck Handling Trials of X-47B

Tactical Targeting Network Technology for Deck Handling Trials of X-47B

Rockwell Collins Tactical Targeting Network Technology (TTNT) was used by Northrop Grumman Corporation and the U.S. Navy as they successfully completed a series of deck handling trials of the X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System aboard the aircraft carrier USS Harry […]


Gray Eagle completes initial operational testing, evaluation

Gray Eagle completes initial operational testing, evaluation

The U.S. Army’s Gray Eagle unmanned aircraft system recently completed a successful initial operational testing and evaluation at the Army’s National Training Center at Fort Irwin, Calif. During the initial operational testing and evaluation, or IOT&E, the Gray Eagle platform […]


RQ-21A Small Tactical Unmanned Air System Completes First Ship-Based Flight

RQ-21A Small Tactical Unmanned Air System Completes First Ship-Based Flight

The Navy’s RQ-21A Small Tactical Unmanned Air System (STUAS) completed its first flight at sea Feb. 10 from the San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19). The system completed three months of land-based trial flights at Naval […]


Integration of Drones into Domestic Airspace: Selected Legal Issues

Integration of Drones into Domestic Airspace: Selected Legal Issues

Under the FAA Modernization and Reform Act of 2012, P.L. 112-95, Congress has tasked the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with integrating unmanned aircraft systems (UASs), sometimes referred to as unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) or drones, into the national airspace system […]


 
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