Post Tagged with: "Unmanned Aerial Vehicle"

Libyan rebels take border post, await US drones

Libyan rebels take border post, await US drones

Libyan rebels fighting Moamer Kadhafi were set to receive a boost from NATO, with the United States deploying unmanned armed drones as France, Britain and Italy send military advisers. US President Barack Obama authorized deployment of missile-carrying drone warplanes over […]


RAF Reaper Reaches 20,000 Hours Over Afghanistan

RAF Reaper Reaches 20,000 Hours Over Afghanistan

The RAF’s Remotely Piloted Air System, the Predator MQ-9 Reaper, has notched up a landmark 20,000 operational flying hours over Afghanistan. Reaper force has repeatedly proven itself, both in combat and as eyes in the skies for front line troops […]


Additional Orders for DRAC Air Vehicles for the French Army

Additional Orders for DRAC Air Vehicles for the French Army

Cassidian has been notified by the French defence procurement agency (DGA) of the confirmation of additional orders for DRAC air vehicles and systems for the French Army. The DRAC mini-UAV close-range reconnaissance system is intended to enhance the intelligence seeking […]


SLAMRAAM Intercepts Targets In Two Test Firings

SLAMRAAM Intercepts Targets In Two Test Firings

Raytheon’s SLAMRAAM (Surface Launched Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missile) system successfully destroyed an unmanned aerial vehicle target and intercepted a cruise missile target at White Sands Missile Range, N.M. The limited user test-firing data will be used to validate key […]


Euro Hawk undergoes testing at Edwards AFB

Euro Hawk undergoes testing at Edwards AFB

Engineers with the 772nd Test Squadron facilitated electromagnetic interference testing on a Euro Hawk unmanned aircraft at the Benefield Anechoic Facility here March 10 and 11. They teamed with representatives of Northrop Grumman Corporation and the German government to complete […]


Bluefin to Develop AUV Variant for Counter-Mine Work

Bluefin to Develop AUV Variant for Counter-Mine Work

Bluefin Robotics, a leader in the design and manufacturing of Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs), was awarded a contract to develop a robotic ship hull mine and Improvised Explosive Device (IED) identification and neutralization capability for use in Joint Service Explosive […]


Northrop Submits Proposal For NATO Alliance Ground Surveillance

Northrop Submits Proposal For NATO Alliance Ground Surveillance

Northrop Grumman submitted its final proposal last week for the NATO Alliance Ground Surveillance (AGS) core capability – a trans-Atlantic cooperation that will meet the security challenges of the 21st century. “The updated proposal offers an affordable, executable program that […]


Army fusing UAS sensors

Army fusing UAS sensors

The U.S. Army is testing prototypes of a new high-tech synchronization engine at Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville, Ala., which can combine video feeds and sensor data from multiple Unmanned Aircraft Systems on a single Ground Control Station, service officials said. […]


Mini-UAV Detects Motion, Breathing Behind Walls

Mini-UAV Detects Motion, Breathing Behind Walls

TiaLinx, Inc., a developer of remotely controlled mini-unmanned aerial and ground vehicles integrated with mm-wave miniaturized radars, today announced the launch of the Phoenix40-A. The mini-UAV system is capable of performing dual functions as a motion detector as well as […]


 
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