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High-power Microwaves And Lasers Defeat Multiple Drones During US Army Exercise

Forty-five unmanned aerial vehicles and drones fell out of the sky during a U.S. Army exercise after Raytheon's  advanced high-power microwave and laser dune buggy engaged and destroyed them. These common threats were knocked down during a Maneuver Fires Integrated Experiment at the U.S. Army ...

Kratos High Performance Tactical UAS Approved for International Marketing by U.S. State Department

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. a leading National Security Solutions provider, announced today that it has received U.S. State Department approval to market its Mako High-Performance Jet Tactical Unmanned Aerial System to certain European and Asia Pacific region countries.  Kratos ...

Yates Electrospace Corporation Expands Drone Delivery Business with Fundamental Patent Award

Yates Electrospace Corporation (YEC) today announced the United States Patent and Trademark Office has granted patent 9,868,526 entitled “Airborne Drone Delivery Network and Method of Operating Same,” the company’s eighth issued utility patent since entering the aerospace & defense sector ...

AeroVironment Awarded $44.5 Million Puma AE UAS Contract from a Major Country in the Middle East

AeroVironment, Inc. , a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) for both defense and commercial applications, today announced that a major country in the Middle East has awarded the company a contract valued at $44.5 million (USD) for Puma™ II AE small UAS featuring the new Mantis ...

Kratos Mako UAS Receives The 2018 Aviation Week Laureate Award

Kratos Defense and Security Solution’s High Performance Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc., a leading National Security Solutions provider, announced today that Aviation Week selected its UTAP-22 (Mako) as the 2018 Laureate Award winner for the Defense, Unmanned Systems category. ...

U.S. Navy Awarded Lockheed Martin $150 million Contract For HELIOS CUAS System

The U.S. Navy awarded Lockheed Martin a $150 million contract, with options worth up to $942.8 million, for the development, manufacture and delivery of two high power laser weapon systems, including intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) and counter-Unmanned Aerial System (counter...

Royal Canadian Navy to Field AeroVironment Puma II AE with Mantis i45 Sensor

AeroVironment, Inc. , a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) for both defense and commercial applications, and MDA, a Maxar Technologies company, announced the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) has acquired the AeroVironment Puma™ II AE, maritime mini unmanned aircraft system, for fielding ...

Leonardo SW-4 Solo Successfully Completed Its Maiden Flight With No Safety Pilot

Leonardo announced today that the SW-4 Solo optionally piloted helicopter successfully completed its maiden flight with no safety pilot onboard at Taranto-Grottaglie Airport (Southern Italy). The aircraft flew for 45 minutes and all systems performed as expected with excellent controllabi...

Indonesian Navy To Receive Four ScanEagle UAVs In 2018

The Indonesian Navy (Tentara Nasional Indonesia – Angkatan Laut: TNI-AL) is currently anticipating the delivery of four Insitu ScanEagle surveillance unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) from the US government, a source from the service’s headquarters told Jane’s on 23 February. The ...

Locust USA, Inc Signs $19 Million Technology Investment Agreement With The U.S. Army

Locust USA, Inc, through its wholly-owned subsidiary UAV Turbines, Inc. ("UAVT"), a developer of advanced heavy-fuel microturbine propulsion systems, announced that it has entered into a $19 millionTechnology Investment Agreement ("TIA") with the U.S. Army to collaborate in development of an ...