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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. […]


Route clearance in Iraq goes high-tech

Route clearance in Iraq goes high-tech

Iraq: Thanks to improving technology, the Soldiers of 1st Platoon, Company E, 1st Battalion, 68th Armor Regiment, 3rd Advise and Assist Brigade, 4th Infantry Division, have made improvements in route clearance in Basra, Iraq. The Soldiers in 1st Platoon are […]


Elbit Flight Tests Skylark UAV with Fuel Cell Power

Elbit Flight Tests Skylark UAV with Fuel Cell Power

SINGAPORE: Horizon Energy Systems announced the successful test flight of its AEROPAK fuel cell power system onboard Elbit Systems Skylark® I-LE UAS (Unmanned Aircraft System). An official test flight was recently carried out in Israel. The test flight was without […]


Army unmanned aircraft soar in battle

Army unmanned aircraft soar in battle

REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala.: Milestones seem to be all in a day’s work for the employees who develop and sustain the Army’s unmanned aircraft fleet. First, there was a celebration last spring with Army and congressional officials at the Smithsonian’s National […]


UK Announces Boost to Campaign In Afghanistan

UK Announces Boost to Campaign In Afghanistan

On his latest visit to Afghanistan, the Prime Minister David Cameron has announced a package of measures to provide a significant boost to the military campaign. Both UK troops and the Afghan National Security Forces will benefit from increased funding […]


Fire Scout UAV Operates Across the US

Fire Scout UAV Operates Across the US

NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER: Across the United States, the Navy’s Fire Scout Vertical Take-Off and Landing Tactical Unmanned Aerial Vehicle took the skies, operating in four different locations ashore and afloat, Nov.18. Over the course of one day, […]


Army unit flies new unmanned aircraft in Iraq

Army unit flies new unmanned aircraft in Iraq

CAMP TAJI, Iraq: An Army unit deployed to Camp Taji, Iraq, is shaping the future of the Army’s unmanned aircraft systems program with a handful of its newest aircraft, the MQ-1C Gray Eagle. The unit, known as Quick Reaction Capability […]


Singapore Army to Equip 6 Units with Mini-UAV

Singapore Army to Equip 6 Units with Mini-UAV

By end-2010, six Army units will get the Skyblade III mini Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) system which improves situational awareness and the flow of information during operations. Designed to be lightweight and portable, it will provide the units with enhanced […]


 
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