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US Army Develops Anti-UAV Weapons

US Army Develops Anti-UAV Weapons

As the military use of unmanned aircraft systems has increased dramatically, including by entities that may pose a threat to the United States, scientists at Picatinny Arsenal are part of the effort to counter potential threats to U.S. armed forces […]


Northrop Highlights Unmanned Aircraft Systems at ILA Berlin Air Show 2012

Northrop Highlights Unmanned Aircraft Systems at ILA Berlin Air Show 2012

Northrop Grumman Corporation is participating in the ILA Berlin Air Show, where it will highlight its industry-leading intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) capabilities with the EURO HAWK and NATO Alliance Ground Surveillance (AGS) platforms, both of which are international derivatives […]


First Full Company of Gray Eagle UAS Now Deployed

First Full Company of Gray Eagle UAS Now Deployed

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI), a leading manufacturer of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), tactical reconnaissance radars, and electro-optic surveillance systems, today announced the recent deployment of the first full company of Gray Eagle UAS, F/227. “Gray Eagle will provide […]


Sweden Orders AeroVironment Puma AE and Wasp Small UAS

Sweden Orders AeroVironment Puma AE and Wasp Small UAS

AeroVironment has received a firm fixed-price order for 12 hybrid small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) from the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (Försvarets Materielverk) on behalf of the Swedish Army. The order consists of Puma AE and Wasp air vehicles, ground […]


Raytheon’s Speed-of-Light Protection System Can Shield Unmanned Aircraft Systems

Raytheon’s Speed-of-Light Protection System Can Shield Unmanned Aircraft Systems

Raytheon’sCommon Infrared Counter Measures solution for U.S. Army helicopters is also ideal for protecting unmanned aircraft systems. At 15 pounds less than the Army’s requirement, Raytheon’s CIRCM system is lightweight enough for large UAS platforms. “These unmanned aircraft are widely […]


K-MAX Completes US Navy Unmanned Cargo Assessment Tests

K-MAX Completes US Navy Unmanned Cargo Assessment Tests

The Lockheed Martin-led unmanned K-MAX team successfully completed a five-day Quick Reaction Assessment (QRA) for the U.S. Navy’s Cargo Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) program. “The autonomous flying K-MAX is designed to resupply Marines on the battlefield and in remote locations,” […]


Aerial layer expands Army network during evaluation

Aerial layer expands Army network during evaluation

Aerostat blimps and Shadow Unmanned Aircraft Systems configured with Joint Tactical Radio Systems, or JTRS, have been flying above the desert terrain at White Sands Missile Range, N.M, during the Army’s Network Integration Evaluation. The Unmanned Aircraft Systems, or UAS, […]


Raytheon Tests New Weapon Designed for Unmanned Aircraft Systems

Raytheon Tests New Weapon Designed for Unmanned Aircraft Systems

YUMA PROVING GROUND, Ariz.: Raytheon Company successfully flight tested Small Tactical Munition, a new weapon specifically designed to be employed from unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). STM is a 13-pound guided bomb that is approximately 2-feet long, making it the smallest […]


 
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