Post Tagged with: "Unmanned Aerial Vehicle"

US Army Flies Long-Endurance ISR Air Vehicle

US Army Flies Long-Endurance ISR Air Vehicle

For more than 90 minutes, Aug. 7, the hybrid air vehicle known as the Long Endurance Multi-Intelligence Vehicle, or LEMV, stayed afloat above Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. The LEMV, like a blimp, is capable of carrying multiple intelligence, surveillance and […]


The Navy Enters the Age of Drone Warfare

The Navy Enters the Age of Drone Warfare

There are only two winners in war: medicine and technology. The imperative to save lives and then provide wounded warriors with the best care and rehabilitation has been a powerful force producing dramatic advances in such areas as emergency medicine, […]


Boeing Demos Expanded Control of Unmanned Aircraft Swarm

Boeing Demos Expanded Control of Unmanned Aircraft Swarm

Boeing and the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (JHU/APL) have demonstrated that an operator on the ground, using only a laptop and a military radio, can command an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) “swarm.” Despite limited flight training, the operator […]


Elbit to Unveil Upgraded Skylark Block II UAV

Elbit to Unveil Upgraded Skylark Block II UAV

Elbit Systems of America, LLC will showcase the Skylark I-LE Block II’s capabilities at the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International’s (AUVSI’s) Unmanned Systems North America 2012 conference in Las Vegas, Nevada, August 6-9, 2012. The Skylark I-LE Block II […]


Cassidian’s Barracuda UAV Resumes Flight Tests

Cassidian’s Barracuda UAV Resumes Flight Tests

Cassidian has successfully carried out a series of test flights with its Barracuda UAS (Unmanned Aerial System) technology demonstrator at Goose Bay military airfield in Canada. This year, the unmanned aerial test bed completed five test flights in June and […]


Researchers demonstrate ‘spoofing’ of UAVs

Researchers demonstrate ‘spoofing’ of UAVs

A University of Texas at Austin research team successfully demonstrated for the first time that the GPS signals of an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), or drone, can be commandeered by an outside source – a discovery that could factor heavily […]


Germany Extends Afghanistan UAV Services Contract

Germany Extends Afghanistan UAV Services Contract

Rheinmetall Airborne Systems GmbH, a joint venture by Cassidian and Rheinmetall, will continue to support the German Armed Forces in Afghanistan by providing unmanned airborne reconnaissance services. The Federal Office for Defence Technology and Procurement (BWB) prolonged an existing order […]


Boeing to Collaborate with Elbit Systems on Hermes 450 and 900 UAS

Boeing to Collaborate with Elbit Systems on Hermes 450 and 900 UAS

Boeing and Elbit Systems have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to collaborate on the marketing and sales of Elbit Systems’ Hermes 450 and 900 unmanned airborne system (UAS) product lines in the United States and select international countries. “This partnership […]


Russian drones can see obstacles

Russian drones can see obstacles

Russia may equip its drones with the so-called “technical vision” device that enables them to see and avoid obstacles, detect small-size objects and assess their potential danger. The system was created by a team of engineers at the Luch designer […]


 
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