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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 […]


Navy Conducts COBRA Flight Test from Fire Scout

Navy Conducts COBRA Flight Test from Fire Scout

YUMA PROVING GROUND, Ariz.: The Navy successfully conducted the first flight test of the Coastal Battlefield Reconnaissance and Analysis (COBRA) Block I system at Yuma Proving Ground, Ariz., Oct. 13, testing the system’s performance on the MQ-8B Fire Scout vertical […]


Maiden flight for Indian military drone: official

Maiden flight for Indian military drone: official

New Delhi: India said Sunday it had completed a maiden test flight of an indigenously-built unmanned drone developed as part of the country’s efforts to reduce military imports. “The aircraft was flown in a manner exactly as planned, up to […]


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 […]


Japan may buy US drones: report

Japan may buy US drones: report

Tokyo: Japan’s Defence Ministry is looking to buy three US-made Global Hawk spy drones to help monitor China’s military movements and North Korea’s nuclear and missile programmes, a report said Monday. Japan hopes to use the camera-equipped unarmed aircraft to […]


IAI Unveils Small Tilt-rotor UAV for Tactical Missions

IAI Unveils Small Tilt-rotor UAV for Tactical Missions

BEN GURION INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, Israel: Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) will unveil its new revolutionary tilt-rotor unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) for tactical missions, the Panther, at the Latrun Conference in Israel, October 5-7, 2010. The Panther will be exhibited for the […]


First Fire-X Medium-Range Vertical Unmanned System Powers Up

First Fire-X Medium-Range Vertical Unmanned System Powers Up

SAN DIEGO: Northrop Grumman Corporation and Bell Helicopter, a Textron company, have moved a significant step closer to being able to offer military users a vertical unmanned system that can ferry cargo — either internally or externally — over extended […]


British UAV Flies Without Flaps or Control Surfaces

British UAV Flies Without Flaps or Control Surfaces

Cumbria, UK: A British designed unmanned air vehicle (UAV) which showcases a wide range of new technologies has successfully demonstrated ‘flapless flight’ in the UK. The UAV, called DEMON, made the historic flight from an airfield at Walney Island in […]


New Reaper Aircraft Provides Extra Support to Operations in Afghanistan

New Reaper Aircraft Provides Extra Support to Operations in Afghanistan

An extra Reaper remotely-piloted aircraft has arrived in Afghanistan, increasing support to troops. This latest addition to the Royal Air Force’s Reaper fleet will allow 39 Squadron to fly multiple Reaper aircraft at any one time over Afghanistan. A total […]


 
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