Post Tagged with: "Unmanned Aerial Vehicle"

World’s First Fully Operational Life-Size Hummingbird-Like UAV Developed

World’s First Fully Operational Life-Size Hummingbird-Like UAV Developed

AeroVironment, Inc. has accomplished a technical milestone never before achieved – controlled precision hovering and fast-forward flight of a two-wing, flapping wing aircraft that carries its own energy source, and uses only the flapping wings for propulsion and control. The […]


France Orders New-Gen Sperwer Drones and Remote Video Terminals

France Orders New-Gen Sperwer Drones and Remote Video Terminals

ABU DHABI, IDEX 2011: French defense procurement agency DGA has awarded Sagem (Safran group) a contract for the modernization and expansion of the French army’s fleet of Sperwer tactical drones and associated equipment. The contract covers the following: Three Sperwer […]


US drones hit mostly low-level targets: report

US drones hit mostly low-level targets: report

CIA drones killed at least 581 militants in Pakistan last year, but only two were noteworthy enough to appear on a US list of most-wanted terrorists, the Washington Post reported on its website late Sunday, citing independent estimates. The report, […]


Sea Avenger UAS Completes Key Wind Tunnel Test

Sea Avenger UAS Completes Key Wind Tunnel Test

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI), a leading manufacturer of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), tactical reconnaissance radars, and sensor systems, today announced that it has successfully completed a key wind tunnel test on a model of its Sea Avenger UAS. […]


Elbit Performs Joint Flight Missions Of Hermes 450 And Hermes 900

Elbit Performs Joint Flight Missions Of Hermes 450 And Hermes 900

Elbit Systems has successfully performed a series of joint flight missions of its Hermes 450 and Hermes 900 Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS). The two different UAS were controlled and operated from the same universal ground control station (UGCS), transmitting the […]


Growing Demand For Real-Time Aerial Video Intelligence

Growing Demand For Real-Time Aerial Video Intelligence

The Swedish aerial video exploitation software firm Imint and US- based L-3 Communications Systems-West are partnering to provide enhanced video intelligence exploitation from airborne surveillance. L-3 Communication Systems-West will offer Imint’s unique Ihvert real-time video enhancement and exploitation software as […]


US, Colombian Marines Conduct Tactical UAV Exchange

US, Colombian Marines Conduct Tactical UAV Exchange

Colombia: U.S. Marines from a Security Cooperation Task Force (SCTF) held a tactical unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) subject matter expert exchange (SMEE) with Colombian marines from Colombian counter-intelligence aboard the Colombian Marine Infantry Training Base, Feb. 2. The SCTF is […]


Saab Delivers UCAV Fuselage to France

Saab Delivers UCAV Fuselage to France

After six years of planning, design, and production, Saab has now delivered the fuselage for Neuron, the European UAV demonstrator, to the primary contractor Dassault Aviation. Neuron is a European collaboration project to develop a UCAV demonstrator, Unmanned Combat Aerial […]


Bat-winged drone bomber in test flight: US Navy

Bat-winged drone bomber in test flight: US Navy

A robotic, bat-winged bomber designed to take off from a US aircraft carrier has passed its first test in a debut flight in California, the US Navy said. The X-47B jet, which looks like a smaller version of the B-2 […]


 
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