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Israel’s Aeronautics Unveiled A New UAS Called The Pegasus 120.

Israel's Aeronautics has unveiled a new multirotor unmanned aerial system (UAS) called the Pegasus 120.The Pegasus 120 is available in a quadcopter or octocopter configuration, and has a maximum take-off weight (MTOW) of 120 kg. It is designed to carry payloads of up to 75 kg autonomously over ...

Spanish Defence Ministry Selects AUDS System to Detect and Neutralise UAVs/Drones

The Spanish Defence Ministry (Ministerio de Defensa) has selected the AUDS counter-UAV system to protect critical assets and personnel from the growing threat posed by malicious unmanned aircraft systems or drones. The contract, awarded through Blighter's representative in Spain CIAC, is ...

Airbus Helicopters VSR700 OPV/UAS Demonstrator Performs First Autonomous Flights

Airbus Helicopters recently started autonomous flight trials of a VSR700 Optionally Piloted Vehicle (OPV) demonstrator, paving the way for a first flight of the actual VSR700 prototype in 2018. A light military rotary-wing tactical unmanned aerial vehicle, the VSR700 is being developed jointly by ...

Aerialtronics Announces PENSAR Dual Spectrum Computer Vision Platform

Aerialtronics released a one of a kind fully integrated computer vision platform with deep learning capabilities. PENSAR is a stand-alone twin sensor platform that utilizes the GPU-accelerated computing power of the award-winning NVIDIA® Jetson™ module to allow for real-time video processing and ...

Puget Sound Energy Chooses Delair-Tech To Perform Transmission Line Inspections

Delair-Tech announced today that it has performed a series of test acquisitions for Puget Sound Energy (PSE) using LiDAR and photogrammetry sensors to demonstrate the added value of its UAVs for electric line inspections and digitization. The series of flights highlighted the significant advantage ...

Septentrio Awards KUL Ecochallenge Team As Winners Of The Special Septentrio Galileo Masters

Septentrio, a leading designer and manufacturer of GNSS solutions, recently awarded the KU Leuven Ecochallenge team – the winners of the Galileo Masters (Flanders Challenge) of the European Satellite Navigation Competition (ESNC) – a special prize of the AsteRx-m UAS receiver for their proposal ...

MMC’s Tethered-UAS Provides Telecommunications Solution

It’s rainy reason along the lower-middle course of the Yangtze River in China. While the poetically named “Plum Rains” lead to the lush crops of grain and tea that give the region part of it’s beauty, the area also includes some of the most populated cities in the world – technology ...

Neva Aerospace Releases AirQuadOne Commercial Concept At Paris Air Show

European consortium Neva Aerospace, whose aeronautical engineering and VTOL technology is emerging as the realistic front runner for heavy duty electric and hybrid aviation, is sharing its Neva AirQuadOne commercial concept for personal manned aircraft with visitors to the Paris Air Show (19- 25 ...

Textron Systems Selected to Compete for USSOCOM MEUAS III Task Orders

Textron Systems Unmanned Systems, a Textron Inc. business, announced today that it has been named as one of two companies selected to compete for Mid-Endurance Unmanned Aircraft Systems (MEUAS) III task orders from the U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM). Textron Systems is eligible to ...

Kongsberg Geospatial to Deploy I-SIM ATM Modeling and Simulation at Embry-Riddle

Kongsberg Geospatial, an Ottawa-based developer of real-time, mission critical, geospatial software technology announced today that Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University will be deploying their I-SIM ATM (Air Traffic Management) Modeling and Simulation software in their en-route and terminal air ...