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Proliferation of Precision Strike: Issues for Congress

Proliferation of Precision Strike: Issues for Congress

Today’s new technologies, including the development of precision-guided weaponry, have given rise to new methods of war fighting, thus bringing dramatic change to the operational battlefield. As will other decision makers, Members of Congress will confront significant challenges in making […]


Turkey pushes US for sale of drones: report

Turkey pushes US for sale of drones: report

The Obama administration is trying to convince the US Congress to approve the sale of spy drones to Turkey for its campaign against Kurdish rebels, the Turkish president was quoted as saying Tuesday. “Actually the administration has a positive stance […]


X-47B Gears Up for Summer Milestones

X-47B Gears Up for Summer Milestones

In recent months, Pax River personnel may have noticed a new, uniquely shaped tailless aircraft on the runway, the X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System Demonstrator (UCAS-D). “This summer will be full of activity as the team braces for X-47B’s first […]


International Military and Civilian Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Survey

International Military and Civilian Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Survey

New updated edition of the 204-page PDF publication covering the international military and civilian UAV market. This survey analyses the world’s operators and manufacturers of unmanned air systems with profiles for over 610 different UAVs in 58 countries aimed at […]


Shadow Tactical UAS Commences Afghan Operations

Shadow Tactical UAS Commences Afghan Operations

The Shadow 200 Tactical Unmanned Aerial System (TUAS) has officially commenced operations in Afghanistan, providing an enhanced capability to the International Security Assistance Force. The Shadow 200 TUAS is designed to conduct Intelligence, Surveillance, Target Acquisition and Reconnaissance (ISTAR) operational […]


Boeing Provides First Tactical Cross-domain Capabilities for Predator Reaper RPV

Boeing Provides First Tactical Cross-domain Capabilities for Predator Reaper RPV

Boeing has completed the first delivery of its tactical cross-domain technology, eXMeritus HardwareWall, to General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. (GA-ASI) for integration into the Ground Control Station (GCS) of the Predator/Reaper Remotely Piloted Vehicle (RPV). The delivery is part of […]


Shadow Hawk Munition Launched from Shadow UAS for the First Time

Shadow Hawk Munition Launched from Shadow UAS for the First Time

Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] successfully conducted the first launch of a Shadow Hawk precision-guided weapon recently from a Shadow 200 Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS), achieving a direct hit on the target. Shadow Hawk is an 11-pound class, 2.75-inch diameter, 27-inch […]


Camcopter S-100 1st UAS Ever to Fly from an Italian Navy Ship

Camcopter S-100 1st UAS Ever to Fly from an Italian Navy Ship

Schiebel’s CAMCOPTER® S-100 has taken a further step in consolidating its strong maritime position by being the first UAS (Unmanned Air System) to ever fly from an Italian Navy ship. The S-100 was flown from the ITS Bersagliere, a Soldati […]


Indra Flies Its Unmanned ‘Pelicano’ Helicopter at UNVEX 2012

Indra Flies Its Unmanned ‘Pelicano’ Helicopter at UNVEX 2012

Indra’s new UAV, the Pelicano helicopter, performed a test flight this morning at the Marugán aerodrome in the province of Segovia. This test marks the market launch of Indra’s new unmanned helicopter system, which is now ready to enter into […]


 
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