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UAV Market to Rise Strongly Through the Next Decade, Unmanned Land & Sea Systems Also Growing

UAV Market to Rise Strongly Through the Next Decade, Unmanned Land & Sea Systems Also Growing

The wars in Iraq and Afghanistan sent unmanned aerial vehicle production to record heights, but with the last U.S. military troops in Afghanistan slated to depart the country this year, the Pentagon’s demand for unmanned air vehicles is slackening. However, […]


Someday A Drone Might Save Your Life

Someday A Drone Might Save Your Life

In the not too distant future, you may hear the hum of a drone’s rotors as it descends upon you and be filled with a sense of relief, not panic. After all, it’s coming to save you, not harm you. […]


Technology one step ahead of war laws

Technology one step ahead of war laws

Today’s emerging military technologies-including unmanned aerial vehicles, directed-energy weapons, lethal autonomous robots, and cyber weapons like Stuxnet-raise the prospect of upheavals in military practices so fundamental that they challenge long-established laws of war. Weapons that make their own decisions about […]


Future war: Arms industry shows off next-gen drones in London

Future war: Arms industry shows off next-gen drones in London

Reconnaissance gadgets and robotic warfare devices are getting smaller by the year, with James Bond like technology being offered to a wide range of buyers, from police forces to special military units. The market place for such technology has become […]


Middle East Military Unmanned Aerial Vehicles Market Grows Significantly

Middle East Military Unmanned Aerial Vehicles Market Grows Significantly

Growing demand supported by strong intent and investment capability is expanding the market for military unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) in the Middle East. The region is already considered a lucrative market for defence. UAV development efforts by some Middle East […]


Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (Drones): An Introduction

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (Drones): An Introduction

This note provides an introduction to the use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) by the UK Armed Forces, more commonly known as drones. These are remotely piloted aircraft that range from simple, hand-operated systems to high altitude, long endurance systems […]


The UAV Market 2012-2022: Technologies for ISR & Counter Insurgency

The UAV Market 2012-2022: Technologies for ISR & Counter Insurgency

Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) are becoming increasingly important for militaries worldwide. UAVs are expected to perform key roles in current and future forces, thus providing robust demand over the next decade. UAVs are taking on a range of battlefield tasks, […]


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 […]


Russia Allocates Funds for Drone/UAV Development for Military and Police

Russia Allocates Funds for Drone/UAV Development for Military and Police

Russian Helicopters has received 5 billion rubles ($160 mln) from the federal budget for the development of three types of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV). After charging that smaller domestic developers wasted public funds – and pointedly purchasing Israeli drones for […]


 
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