Post Tagged with: "Unmanned Aerial Systems"

US Navy Takes First Steps Into the World of Carrier-Based UAS

US Navy Takes First Steps Into the World of Carrier-Based UAS

In a matter of a few weeks, the U.S. Navy has begun a journey that could well revolutionize airborne operations at sea. On May 8, an unmanned aerial system (UAS) was successfully launched by catapult from the deck of the […]


Israel is Top Global Exporter of Unmanned Aerial Systems

Israel is Top Global Exporter of Unmanned Aerial Systems

Israeli original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) of unmanned aerial systems (UAS) have aggressively marketed these platforms, helping them become the top exporter of UAS platforms, globally. A recent Frost & Sullivan market insight, “Israeli Unmanned Aerial Systems,” finds that Israel’s UAS […]


Israel Aerospace Demos Electric UAVs to Foreign Prospects

Israel Aerospace Demos Electric UAVs to Foreign Prospects

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) has recently conducted a series of successful demonstrations of its tactical Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) for various potential customers. IAI’s ‘Ghost’ UAS has demonstrated its versatility and high maneuverability in support for ISR Missions in urban […]


Europe and Asia to Drive Market Growth In Unmanned Aerial Systems

Europe and Asia to Drive Market Growth In Unmanned Aerial Systems

Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) or drones have repeatedly proved their worth in recent conflicts. Drones have certain inherent advantages over manned platforms, motivating the interest of military forces and driving the market for military drones. Despite projections for a substantial […]


Army upgrading Unmanned Aerial Systems

Army upgrading Unmanned Aerial Systems

The U.S. Army is moving along with a series of upgrades and technological improvements to its Unmanned Aerial System platforms, or UAS, Program Office officials said April 3. The UAS improvements are part of a broader effort to bring increased […]


Rheinmetall and Cassidian Pool Their Unmanned Aerial Systems Activities

Rheinmetall and Cassidian Pool Their Unmanned Aerial Systems Activities

Joint Venture agreement signed: Cassidian takes 51%, Rheinmetall takes 49% share Cooperation on tactical UAS (Unmanned Aerial Systems), medium-altitude UAS and cargo loading systems Rheinmetall and Cassidian have agreed to pursue Rheinmetall’s Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) activities together in a […]


Army Approaches Million Unmanned Flying Hours

Army Approaches Million Unmanned Flying Hours

WASHINGTON: The Army’s fast approaching one million hours of unmanned aviation flight with its unmanned aerial systems. “Right now it looks like we’ll hit probably one million total hours sometime next month,” said Col. Christopher Carlile, director, United States Army […]


IAI-Made UAS in Operational Use by 5 Armed Forces in Afghanistan

IAI-Made UAS in Operational Use by 5 Armed Forces in Afghanistan

The Canadian, French, German and Australian air forces and the Spanish army have all chosen to employ Israel Aerospace Industries’ (IAI) Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) to support their troops fighting in Afghanistan. The Canadian and the French air forces have […]


 
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