day : 20/02/2017 5 results

Knowledge Base Presented By uAvionix “Performance Based Navigation for Drones”

When I worked directly with the FAA as a customer, one thing I learned the hard way is that seemingly common sounding words or phrases have very specific (and sometimes loaded) meaning when spoken within the context of the FAA or aviation.  I have a feeling that Performance Based Navigation (PBN) ...

Zala Aero Group Part Of The Kalashnikov Group Unveiled Its Newest UAS The ZALA 421-08M

ZALA AERO GROUP, part of the Kalashnikov Group that produces the famous AK-74 assault rifle, has unveiled its newest reconnaissance unmanned aerial vehicle, which has been put into serial production.The new reconnaissance drone was unveiled at the IDEX-2017  arms show in Abu Dhabi, the ...

French Army To Ues Leonardo AESA Radar For The SDT Program Tactical Drone System

Leonardo will supply its PicoSAR AESA radars to Safran Electronics & Defense for installation on the French Army Patroller UAVs Leonardo is Europe’s leader in E-scan radar. PicoSAR packs AESA technology into a lightweight, UAV-friendly package The radar has now been sold to over 10 ...

Stemme And S-Plane Partner To Develop Optionally Piloted Aircraft

Germany’s Stemme AG and South Africa’s S-Plane Automation have agreed to integrate S-Plane subsystems into the Ecarys ES15 aircraft to create an Optionally Piloted Vehicle (OPV).The agreement was announced on 19 February to coincide with the opening of the International Defence Exhibition ...

uAvionix Announces TSO for FYXNAV GNSS Position Source for Drone Autopilot and ADS-B Solutions

uAvionix Corporation, the leading Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) ADS-B avionics solution provider, announced FAA TSO C-199 approval of its FYXNAV GPS position source.  Weighing only 27 grams, the $500 combination GPS receiver and antenna provides high-integrity GPS inputs to drone autopilot ...