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Airbus Zephyr 7 UAV Flies 11-day Mission

Airbus Zephyr 7 UAV Flies 11-day Mission

Airbus Defence and Space has announced that the Zephyr 7 High Altitude Pseudo-Satellite (HAPS) has just completed its most demanding mission to date and thus set a new benchmark in persistent, year-round operations for this class of Unmanned Aerial Systems […]


Army Purchases Bird-Like, Micro-Unmanned Aerial System

Army Purchases Bird-Like, Micro-Unmanned Aerial System

The Army recently purchased 36 Maveric unmanned aerial systems as a result of an urgent request from Soldiers in theater. The request was made to the Rapid Equipping Force at Fort Belvoir, Va., in March and Soldiers will receive them […]


First Army, Guard add UAS capability to pre-deployment training

First Army, Guard add UAS capability to pre-deployment training

Getting a clearer picture of the enemy helps Soldiers more effectively accomplish their mission, and Army National Guard Soldiers deploying through the Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center here, have a new intelligence tool to help get that picture. Dubbed […]


Saab Signs Contract for Skeldar UAS for Maritime Operations

Saab Signs Contract for Skeldar UAS for Maritime Operations

Defence and security company Saab has signed a contract to deploy the Skeldar Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) for maritime operations. Skeldar UAS will be operationally deployed with the customer before the end of this year and will be used in […]


Barracuda, 10 years of development in unmanned flight technology

Barracuda, 10 years of development in unmanned flight technology

LE BOURGET, France: Cassidian looks back over what is now 10 years of test flight experience with its Barracuda UAS (Unmanned Aerial System) demonstrator, a time in which the company gathered unique know-how. Barracuda forms one of the elements of […]


US Army Looks at Unmanned Aerial System Threats

US Army Looks at Unmanned Aerial System Threats

U.S. ground forces detect an enemy unmanned aircraft performing reconnaissance over their forward operating base. Now the Soldiers must determine how to neutralize the Unmanned Aerial System threat: whether to jam the electronic signal from its ground controller, kill the […]


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, […]


Laser Powers Lockheed Martin’s Stalker UAS for 48 Hours

Laser Powers Lockheed Martin’s Stalker UAS for 48 Hours

Lockheed Martin and LaserMotive, Inc. recently demonstrated the capabilities of an innovative laser power system to extend the Stalker Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) flight time to more than 48 hours. This increase in flight duration represents an improvement of 2,400 […]


Aviation Brigade Trains at NTC with First Shadow Unmanned Aerial System Troop

Aviation Brigade Trains at NTC with First Shadow Unmanned Aerial System Troop

For the first time, a task force of an Army aviation brigade deployed to a training scenario with their own Unmanned Aerial Systems troop organic to them. Task Force Saber, 2nd Squadron, 17th Cavalry Regiment, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, made […]


 
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