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Perdix UAVs Deployed Successfully From U.S. Navy F-18’s

In one of the largest successful demonstrations of swarming micro-drones, over 100 Perdix UAVs screamed over the US Naval Air Systems Command’s testing grounds at China Lake, California last October. Three F/A-18 Super Hornets launched 103 Perdix UAVs which demonstrated collective decision-mak...

U.S. Navy Orders Additional Blackjack Aircraft From Insitu

Insitu has received a $70 million contract modification to deliver six additional Lot I RQ-21A Blackjack unmanned aircraft systems to the U.S. Navy.The order includes three Blackjack systems for the Navy and three more for the U.S. Marine Corps. Each system is comprised of unmanned aircraft, ...

U.S. Army Selects Textron For Shadow UAV Sustainment

Textron Systems Support Solutions, announced today that it has been awarded a $206 million contract from the U.S. Army for Shadow® Tactical Aircraft System (TUAS) Contractor Logistics Support (CLS).CLS efforts include Systems Sustainment Management, Engineering Support, Contractor Logistics ...

Thales Suppying Spy’Ranger Mini-drone System To French Army

French Army to receive Spy'Ranger mini-drones from Thales. More than 200 small unmanned aerial vehicles are being supplied to the French military by Thales for reconnaissance missions.The Spy'Ranger drones, which can be launched within minutes by a two-person team, are capable of transmitting ...

Unmanned Experts Joins Cogniac To Provide Live, Threat-analyzed UAV Imaging to Army Battle Exercise Team

UMEX-piloted UAV Provides Live Battlefield Views to Exercise Command Center; Cogniac AI Software Processes the Image Streams to Identify Friends and Foes in Near Real TimeAt a mid-Atlantic U.S. Army training base this past December, it is night, and the weather is chilly and damp. An "aggres...

Orbital Signs Agreement with Insitu for UAV Propulsion Systems

Orbital Corporation has announced that it has signed a long-term agreement (LTA) with Insitu, valued at up to US$91m (A$120 million) over a three-year period.The agreement covers the supply of new Insitu-Orbital UAVE N20 propulsion systems to Insitu for near-term program requirements projected ...

Israel To Acquire More Hermes 900 UAVs

The Israeli air force (IAF) is acquiring more unmanned air vehicles with advanced payloads to satisfy the growing demand for their services. As an immediate step, the existing inventory of Elbit Systems Hermes 900 UAVs will be multiplied by six, the IAF announced on 19 December.“This ...

C4D Intel And Flyability Announce Partnership

C4D Intel has partnered with Swiss aerial technology company Flyability to bring the companies innovative first collision-tolerant drone to the Australasian market.  With this partnership, C4D Intel will be a supplier of the Elios unmanned aerial vehicle in Australia.“It’s with great ...

GA-ASI Starts Flight Testing for Production Representative Gray Eagle Extended Range

Capital Aircraft Takes Flight, Integration of First Production Aircraft Begins Next Month General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA), tactical reconnaissance radars, and electro-optic surveillance systems, today announced the ...

Turkey has Developed its First Armed UAV The Bayraktar TB2

Bayraktar TB2 is a medium altitude and long-range (MALE) tactical unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) system manufactured by Baykar Makina, at the service of the Turkish Armed Forces.According to militaryfactory.com, the aircraft marks the Turkey’s first indigenous armed UAV system – it has been ...