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Iran to Showcase Vertical Takeoff Drone Soon

Iran to Showcase Vertical Takeoff Drone Soon

A domestically-produced unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) with vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL) capability will be showcased in Iran early next year, the Mehr news agency reported on Sunday. The UAV, which is being manufactured by researchers from the Mazandaran Science […]


Israel Upgrades Sea, Air Surveillance Heron 1 Drone

Israel Upgrades Sea, Air Surveillance Heron 1 Drone

Israel on Sunday unveiled an enhanced unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) for maritime and air surveillance that allows faster and more precise identification of objects. The drone, called Heron 1 (Shoval), will help improve Israel’s Naval and Air Force’s recognition of […]


New Launch and Recovery System Takes UAV Into the Future

New Launch and Recovery System Takes UAV Into the Future

A shipboard-capable system designed to support both the launch and recovery of the Scan Eagle unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) successfully completed final demonstration flight testing Sept. 27 at a testing range in eastern Oregon. Sponsored by the Office of Naval […]


Lockheed Led Team To Develop New Autonomous Technology Aboard Unmanned Aircraft

Lockheed Led Team To Develop New Autonomous Technology Aboard Unmanned Aircraft

The Office of Naval Research has awarded a $13.5 million contract to an industry team led by Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] to explore highly advanced autonomous technologies aboard an unmanned vertical take-off and landing aircraft. Under the contract, Lockheed Martin […]


Future UAVs May Fuel Up In Flight

Future UAVs May Fuel Up In Flight

Currently global military aviation relies on a key enabler – aerial refueling. Fighters, bombers, reconnaissance and transport aircraft use “flying gas stations” to go the extra mile. Increasingly, UAVs are conducting combat and ISR operations, but UAVs aren’t designed to […]


Israeli F-16Is Intercept a UAV

Israeli F-16Is Intercept a UAV

An unidentified UAV invaded the Israeli aerial territory and was intercepted by an F-16I aircraft. A UAV was located this morning invading Israeli aerial territory and was successfully intercepted around 10 AM by IAF airplanes. The UAV was brought down […]


India to Upgrade Israeli Made UAV Fleet

India to Upgrade Israeli Made UAV Fleet

The IAF is planning to join hands with an Israeli firm to upgrade the UAVs of the three services under a project worth over Rs 5,000 crore to enhance their snooping capabilities. The three services operate a fleet of more […]


The next wave in US robotic war: drones on their own

The next wave in US robotic war: drones on their own

The US military’s current fleet of drones will soon be overtaken by a new wave of robots that will be faster, stealthier and smarter — operating virtually without human intervention, experts say. The Pentagon is investing heavily in “autonomy” for […]


Unmanned Aircraft Market Heading For New Heights

Unmanned Aircraft Market Heading For New Heights

According to Forecast International’s senior unmanned vehicles analyst, Larry Dickerson, the world’s appetite for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) appears insatiable. “Just when you think the UAS market cannot go any higher, it does,” he said. “No matter how many systems […]


 
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