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Kronstadt Unveils Latest Russian Large UAS Concept At MAKS

Kronstadt Technologies unveiled at the MAKS air show on 19 July a flying prototype and a vision to enter the export market within three years with the medium-altitude, long-endurance (MALE) Orion-E unmanned air system (UAS). The 1t-class Orion surveillance system – roughly equivalent ...

New Russian Helicopter UAS For Arctic Exploration Unveiled At MAKS

Russian Helicopters (part of the Rostech corporation) has displayed the prototypes of rotorcraft unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), or drones, for ice observation and operation in the Arctic environment, as well as for monitoring and remote sensing, the company’s press service reported on Tuesday...

Unmanned Systems Presents Supercam S450 UAV At MAKS

Izhevsk-based Unmanned Systems is using this year’s MAKS show to present a mock-up of its new development, the Supercam S450 unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). This upgraded version of the Supercam S350 baseline has its accumulator-powered endurance extended to eight hours and can carry four kilogr...

Trimble and Propeller Aero Collaborate to Deliver Professional Quality UAS Workflows

Trimble announced it is collaborating with Propeller Aero to distribute its Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) analytics platform. Propeller, based in Sydney and Denver, is a leader in the advanced collection, visualization, and analysis of data from UAS. Propeller's simple automated ...

Airbus Completes First Flight Of Sagitta UAV Demonstrator

Airbus Defence and Space has successfully completed the first flight of its Sagitta unmanned jet-propelled demonstrator in Overberg, South Africa. During the test, the demonstrator flew completely autonomously for around seven minutes. The demonstrator has been developed ...

NIAS and SkyOp Partner on Drone Workforce Development Training Program

The FAA-Designated Nevada UAS Test Site and the Nevada Institute for Autonomous Systems (NIAS) have entered into a partnership with New York based training and education provider, SkyOp LLC, to offer drone training programs and courseware to the West Coast.  Las Vegas will serve as the West ...

Global UAV Technologies Signs Definitive Agreement For The Purchase Of NOVAerial Robotics

Global UAV Technologies Ltd. reports that it has signed the definitive agreement for the purchase of a 100% interest in NOVAerial Robotics Ltd.   The Company is purchasing the 100% undivided interest in NOVAerial Robotics for $300,000 in cash (with $10,000 having been paid on signing of the ...

uAvionix Joins Forces With ForeFlight To Bring Low Cost ADS-B To General Aviation

uAvionix and ForeFlight join forces to announce the availability of Scout, a revolutionary portable, dual-band ADS-B receiver that delivers inflight weather and traffic information to the ForeFlight Mobile app in the smallest, most elegant form-factor on the market. Retailing at $199 USD, Scout is ...

Groupe ADP and DSNA Services Present Hologarde Long-distance Drone Detection

Airports, nuclear plants, Seveso II Directive sites, and prisons are all highly sensitive areas and demand the highest levels of safety and security. In only a few years, drone traffic has risen exponentially, particularly for leisure activities. According to the European Aviation Safety Agency ...

The Drone Racing League (DRL) Builds The Fastest Racing Drone

DRL Sets the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ Title for the Fastest ground speed by a Battery-powered Remote-controlled Quadcopter  Today, the Drone Racing League (DRL), the global leader in professional drone racing, tested the fastest racing drone, and set theGUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title ...