Post Tagged with: "UAS"

Northrop Grumman, Cassidian Fly First Sensor-Equipped Euro Hawk

Northrop Grumman, Cassidian Fly First Sensor-Equipped Euro Hawk

Northrop Grumman and EADS Deutschland GmbH, operating through Cassidian, together achieved a major milestone with the first full system test flight of the EURO HAWK unmanned aircraft system (UAS) equipped with the signals intelligence (SIGINT) advanced sensors for detection of […]


European Neuron UCAV Makes Its Maiden Flight

European Neuron UCAV Makes Its Maiden Flight

Today, the Neuron, Europe’s unmanned combat air vehicle (UCAV) stealth technology demonstrator, successfully completed its maiden flight from the Dassault Aviation company’s flight test base in Istres, in collaboration with the flight test personnel of the French defense procurement agency […]


Lockheed Demos New Ground-Based Laser System Against Rockets and UASs

Lockheed Demos New Ground-Based Laser System Against Rockets and UASs

Lockheed Martin today announced that it has successfully demonstrated a portable, ground-based military laser system in a series of tests against representative airborne targets. Lockheed Martin developed the Area Defense Anti-Munitions (ADAM) system to provide a defense against short-range threats, […]


X-47B Demos Precision, Wireless Ground Handling

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NOC) and the U.S. Navy have taken a first critical step toward demonstrating that the X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System (UCAS) demonstrator can be maneuvered safely and wirelessly on the crowded deck of an aircraft carrier. In […]


Cassidian Unveils Tanan 300 Unmanned VTOL UAS Helicopter

Cassidian Unveils Tanan 300 Unmanned VTOL UAS Helicopter

Cassidian presents its TANAN 300 new-generation compact VTOL Tactical UAS (Vertical Take-Off and Landing Tactical Unmanned Aerial System) for maritime and land missions. Designed in close collaboration with potential customers in order to match their specific requirements, TANAN 300 is […]


Lockheed Led Team To Develop New Autonomous Technology Aboard Unmanned Aircraft

Lockheed Led Team To Develop New Autonomous Technology Aboard Unmanned Aircraft

The Office of Naval Research has awarded a $13.5 million contract to an industry team led by Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] to explore highly advanced autonomous technologies aboard an unmanned vertical take-off and landing aircraft. Under the contract, Lockheed Martin […]


Unmanned Aircraft Market Heading For New Heights

Unmanned Aircraft Market Heading For New Heights

According to Forecast International’s senior unmanned vehicles analyst, Larry Dickerson, the world’s appetite for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) appears insatiable. “Just when you think the UAS market cannot go any higher, it does,” he said. “No matter how many systems […]


APKWS to Be Integrated On Unmanned Aircraft

APKWS to Be Integrated On Unmanned Aircraft

For the first time, the Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System (APKWS) will be integrated onto an unmanned aerial vehicle, BAE Systems announced today. The company, which designed and manufactures the guidance section of the laser-guided rocket, was recently awarded a […]


European Defence Agency Calls for Concerted Action for Future Air Systems

European Defence Agency Calls for Concerted Action for Future Air Systems

Claude-France Arnould, Chief Executive of the European Defence Agency (EDA), today highlighted the need for urgent action on European cooperation in the area of future air systems (FAS) during a conference at ILA Berlin. The Agency is already supporting a […]


 
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