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Global Observer UAS Achieves Historic First Hydrogen-Powered Flight

Global Observer UAS Achieves Historic First Hydrogen-Powered Flight

AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) today announced that the Global Observer unmanned aircraft system has successfully completed its historic first flight powered by the aircraft’s hydrogen-fueled propulsion system at Edwards Air Force Base (EAFB) in California. This milestone marks the beginning of […]


Welcome to high-tech Army

Welcome to high-tech Army

Education, technology and football collided Jan. 8, during the All-American Bowl with the U.S. Army Materiel Command flexing its technology muscle through the U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command, a major subordinate command of AMC. The Army is evolving, […]


Iran Shoots Down Many Western Drones

Iran Shoots Down Many Western Drones

An Islamic Revolution Guards Corps ( IRGC) commander told semi-official Fars news agency on Sunday that Iran, so far, has shot down many western drones, two of them in Persian Gulf. Aerospace Commander of the IRGC Amir Ali Hadgizadeh told […]


US to deploy new intelligence drone in Afghanistan: Report

US to deploy new intelligence drone in Afghanistan: Report

The US military plans to to deploy a new intelligence drone in Afghanistan, which military experts say will allow US troops to monitor much larger operational theaters than before, The Washington Post reported Sunday. The newspaper said the airborne surveillance […]


Iran Guards shoot down two ‘Western spy’ drones

Iran Guards shoot down two ‘Western spy’ drones

TEHRAN: Iran’s Revolutionary Guards have shot down two “Western spy” drones in the Gulf, the Fars news agency quoted a top commander of the elite military force as saying on Sunday. “Westerners have a series of capabilities which cannot be […]


Japan to consider using drones for surveillance

Japan to consider using drones for surveillance

Japan is to consider using unmanned aircraft for surveillance flights, a newspaper reported Thursday, at a time of heightened tensions with neighbouring China and North Korea. Japan will send military officials to the United States, which uses the cutting-edge Global […]


Iran Says 2 Spy Drones Shot Down

Iran Says 2 Spy Drones Shot Down

Iran reports that its forces have shot down what it says were two spy planes flying over the Persian Gulf. The head of the air force unit of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards, Amir Ali Hajizadeh, in announcing the action, did not […]


Israeli Air Force Opens New Eitan UAV Squadron

Israeli Air Force Opens New Eitan UAV Squadron

The Eitan Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Squadron opening ceremony took place on the Tel-Nof IAF Base yesterday, December 20th 2010. The Eitan UAV was developed by the IAF and Israel’s Homeland Security Industry, and was officially integrated by the IAF […]


Fire-X Vertical Unmanned Aircraft Successfully Completes First Flight

Fire-X Vertical Unmanned Aircraft Successfully Completes First Flight

SAN DIEGO: Fire-X, a vertical unmanned air system (VUAS) developed by Northrop Grumman Corporation and Bell Helicopter, a Textron company, completed its first fully autonomous flight Dec. 10 at Yuma Proving Ground, Ariz., less than one year after development began. […]


 
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