Post Tagged with: "UAS"

Lockheed Submits Proposal for Cargo UAS Services Request

Lockheed Submits Proposal for Cargo UAS Services Request

WASHINGTON: Lockheed Martin and Kaman Aerospace Corporation, a subsidiary of Kaman Corporation, have formally offered the K-MAX unmanned helicopter in response to a U.S. Naval Air Systems Command request for a cargo unmanned aircraft system. Earlier this year, the unmanned […]


Taiwan Developing Unmanned Aircraft: Defense Minister

Taiwan Developing Unmanned Aircraft: Defense Minister

TAIPEI: Taiwan’s defence ministry said Tuesday it was developing an unmanned surveillance aircraft, showing that the island’s arms race with China has not ended despite improving ties. Yu Sy-tue, spokesman for defence minister Kao Hua-chu, told AFP that the island’s […]


‘Grey Eagle’ weaponized UAS slated for Afghanistan

‘Grey Eagle’ weaponized UAS slated for Afghanistan

WASHINGTON: Army unmanned aircraft systems officials said success was so great with the integration and testing of the Hellfire missile aboard the Grey Eagle UAS that the Army would begin deployment of four weaponized systems to Afghanistan in the fall. […]


New Multi-Purpose Hellfire II Missile Destroys Tank in Flight Test

New Multi-Purpose Hellfire II Missile Destroys Tank in Flight Test

ORLANDO, Fla: Lockheed Martin’s multi-purpose AGM114R Hellfire II missile struck and destroyed a stationary tank target in its third proof-of-principle flight test, a ground-launch test configured to simulate launch from an unmanned aerial system (UAS). The R-model, or “Romeo” missile, […]


Enhanced Nighttime Imagery On Its NightEagle

Enhanced Nighttime Imagery On Its NightEagle

Bingen WA: Insitu has announced that its NightEagle unmanned aircraft system (UAS) is now fully integrated into combat operations after successfully completing fielding of an upgraded mid-wave infrared (MWIR) imager payload. Insitu responded to an urgent, mission-critical request to field […]


New Maritime Wide Area Search Mode for Lynx Radar

New Maritime Wide Area Search Mode for Lynx Radar

AUVSI NORTH AMERICA: General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), a leading manufacturer of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), tactical reconnaissance radars, and surveillance systems, today announced that it has successfully demonstrated a new Maritime Wide Area Search (MWAS) mode planned for […]


UK Orders Additional Desert Hawk III Unmanned Aircraft Systems

UK Orders Additional Desert Hawk III Unmanned Aircraft Systems

DENVER: The United Kingdom’s Ministry of Defence awarded Lockheed Martin a $5.1 million contract for additional Desert Hawk III unmanned aircraft vehicles. Desert Hawk III’s improved payloads maximize target detection and recognition by providing 360-degree — daytime and nighttime — […]


NATO E-3s Control ScanEagle UAVs in Exercise

NATO E-3s Control ScanEagle UAVs in Exercise

NATO AWACS cooperation with Boeing is coming to fruition: Control of the ScanEagle unmanned airborne system (UAS) by a NATO Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) aircraft will be demonstrated during Empire Challenge 2010. The event, hosted by the U.S. […]


Trashcan-like UAS useful tool for Stryker team

Trashcan-like UAS useful tool for Stryker team

BAGHDAD: Short and squat in stature, with spindly legs sticking out underneath and a loud, whiny engine like a leaf-blower on steroids, the gasoline-powered Micro Air Vehicle, or gMAV, won’t be winning beauty contests anytime soon. But this ugly duckling […]


 
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