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U.S. Army Selects AeroVironment to Compete for Family of UAS and Spare Parts Task Orders

AeroVironment, Inc.  announced that on April 10, 2018 the United States Army selected the Company and six other suppliers for small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) sustainment under a five-year Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract. The seven awardees will compete for LRRS and ...

Rolls-Royce Awarded $420M Contract For Drone Engines

Rolls-Royce Corp. has been awarded a contract for the maintenance, repair and rebuilding of engines used on MQ-4C Triton and RQ-4 Global Hawk drones. The contract, announced Tuesday by the Department of Defense, is valued at $420 million and provides for the maintenance, repair and ...

KT Unveils 5G Emergency Rescue Platform ‘SKYSHIP’

KT Corp., South Korea's largest telecommunications company, has unveiled a next-generation platform for disaster and safety management, in its latest effort to pioneer new businesses with its fifth-generation (5G) and information and communications technologies (ICT).KT introduced the new ...

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Maximizing Fuel Capacity for MQ-25

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) is using an integrated fuel tank structure to maximize fuel offload for the proposed MQ-25 unmanned aerial refueling aircraft for the U.S. Navy. GA-ASI applied its knowledge of advanced composite aircraft structures to develop integrated fuel ...

OmniPreSense Releases New OPS242 Short Range Radar Sensor

OmniPreSense Corporation, an innovative supplier of Short-Range Radar (SRR) sensors, today announces its newest radar sensor with a smaller form factor and FCC modular approval. The OPS242 is 30% smaller than the previous OPS241 radar sensor, supporting space constrained applications. The OPS...

Schiebel Demonstrates Camcopter S-100 UAS To Belgian Navy

Schiebel has announced that it has effectively demonstrated the search and rescue and maritime surveillance capabilities of the CAMCOPTER S-100 Unmanned Air System (UAS) to the Belgian Navy. Schiebel’s trials for the Belgian Navy were aimed at building an enhanced knowledge base and ...

AeroVironment Collaborating with NASA’s JPL to Build First Drone – the Mars Helicopter – to Fly on Mars

What does a company do when its trailblazing and diverse innovations for nearly half a century have redefined how the world drives and flies?  When its many technological “firsts” includethe first practical electric car, flying the Nano Hummingbird drone, record-setting, solar-powered ...

Delair Appoints Veteran UAS and Aerial Intelligence Expert Michael Blondeau To Expand North American Sales Efforts

Delair, a leading global supplier of commercial drone solutions, today announced the appointment of Michael Blondeau to the position of North American sales manager. Blondeau brings 15 years of piloting, training and commercial drone operational experience, and will be a key part of the team that ...

REIN’s DroneInsurance.com Launches with On-Demand Coverage Plans

REIN, an insurtech company focused on creating new insurance solutions around the emerging risks posed by robotics, mobility and online ecosystems, is announcing the launch of its first digital portal, DroneInsurance.com. It provides a smart and paperless drone insurance experience, offering ...

Small UAV Coalition Member Fresh Air Educators Launches DRONEcourse.com

The Small UAV Coalition is pleased to announce that Coalition member Fresh Air Educators has launched an online preparatory safety course for aspiring Part 107 pilots at DRONEcourse.com.Since the Part 107 regulations have come into effect, there has been a growing demand for knowledge test ...