month : 06/2019 45 results

Mobilicom’s SkyHopper Data Links Certified High-power, Secured Data Links In Japan

Mobilicom Ltd. is pleased to announce that it has become the first supplier with certified high-power, long range, highly secured data link solutions for drones in Japan. This comes as a result of receiving the Japanese high-power GDT (ground data terminal) and ADT (aerial data terminal) trans...

Rafael Places US$5.5 Million Order for Orbit’s Airborne Satcom for “Heron TP” UAV

Orbit Communications Systems Ltd., a leading global provider of airborne communications and satellite-tracking maritime and ground-station solutions, announced today that Rafael Advanced Defense Systems, a leading global defense technology provider headquartered in Israel, placed a $US5.5 ...

Airbus and ANSYS Partner to Enable Autonomous Flight to Support Future Combat Air Systems

 Airbus Defence and Space is leveraging ANSYS'  embedded software solution to develop an advanced Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) that will be engineered for speed, safety and affordability. Through a new strategic partnership, ANSYS and Airbus Defence and Space will collaborate to innovate a new ...

The US Air Force’s XQ-58A Valkyrie UAV Completes Second Test Flight

The US Air Force’s (USAF) XQ-58A Valkyrie low-cost unmanned air vehicle (UAV) has completed its second demonstration flight at Yuma Proving Grounds, Arizona, US. The XQ-58A Valkyrie demonstrator has performed in line with expectations during the test flight, which lasted 71 minutes. ...

WeRobotics Launches $235,000 Challenge to Solve Social Issues through Drone Data

WeRobotics, an organization focused on accelerating the positive impact of robotics solutions through local expertise, today launched the Unusual Solvers Competition to advance the "drones for good" movement globally. The competition, now accepting submissions through August 31, 2019, will ...

Raytheon and AirMap Collaborate On Drone Integration Into The National Airspace System

Raytheon Company has signed a strategic agreement with AirMap, the leading global airspace intelligence platform for drones, to collaborate on future projects to safely integrate unmanned aerial systems, commonly referred to as drones, into the national airspace system and unlock the positive ...

SkyX On Track for Canadian BVLOS Operations in 2019

SkyX Systems, an aerial monitoring solutions provider, has received regulatory guidance for performing beyond visual line-of-sight (BVLOS) operations in Canada. Transport Canada's Transportation Sector Regulatory Review Roadmap includes a proposed amendment  to Canadian Aviation Regulations to ...

US Army Deploys Howler cUAS Capability Into The Battlefield

The U.S. Army recently announced that the Howler counter unmanned aerial system achieved Initial Operational Capability, putting critical protection against drones in the hands of soldiers. Howler, a name coined by the U.S. Army, combines the capabilities of Raytheon's Ku band radio ...

Elbit Systems Commenced the Operation of the Maritime UAS Patrol Service to European Union Countries

Elbit Systems has started operating the maritime UAS patrol service available to countries in the European Union (EU) under a contract between the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) and the Portuguese company CEiiA. Iceland is the first EU country to use this particular long-range UAS patrol ...

Black Swift Technologies Developing Swarming Drones to Autonomously Track the Eyewall of Hurricanes

Black Swift Technologies (BST), a specialized engineering firm based in Boulder, CO, announced today it has been awarded a NOAA contract to develop an air-deployed unmanned aircraft system (UAS) to perform lower boundary layer observations in difficult atmospheric conditions that are commonly ...