month : 04/2021 82 results

AeroVironment Awarded $26 Million Switchblade 600 Tactical Missile Systems Contract by U.S. Special Operations Command

AeroVironment, Inc., a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), today announced it was awarded a cost-plus-fixed-fee contract on March 31, 2021 by the United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) for $26,120,810 with $7,159,036 funded upon receipt. The contract includes delivery and ...

Easy Aerial Ground Station Achieves MIL-STD-810G Certification

Easy Aerial, a leading provider of autonomous drone-in-a-box based inspection, monitoring, and surveillance solutions, announced today that its Easy Guard ground station has received its certification of Military Standard Specification MIL-STD 810G.  Easy Guard is a smart, independent ...

MissionGO Achieves Critical FAA Milestone, Takes Next Step to Offering Unmanned Aircraft Cargo Delivery

 MissionGO Unmanned Systems announced today that the FAA certification office has approved MissionGO’s MG Velos 100 airworthiness criteria as part of MissionGO’s Type Certificate application, a milestone marking the brand’s next big step in pushing the boundaries of ...

Test range for UAV-based geophysical sensors launched in Latvia

SPH Engineering announces the official launch of its in-house drone flight area, enriched with a unique 450x70 meter range for various types of geophysical sensor testing with UAVs. The purpose-built testing ground features multiple targets of different materials and sizes buried in a variety ...

Map large projects at centimeter accuracy with an Aeromapper Talon and Reach M2 PPK UAV Mapping Kit

Multiply your productivity and save money and time on large projects by adding the Reach M2 UAV PPK Mapping kit on your next order of an Aeromapper Talon!The Reach M2 PPK UAV Mapping kit consist of the Reach M2 Multi-band GNSS receiver onboard the aircraft that records the location ...

Choctaw Nation Transportation Technology Expert Testifies Before Congress on Drone Safety in the National Airspace

The Executive Director of Choctaw Nation’s Advanced Technology Initiatives, James L. Grimsley, testified yesterday before the U.S. House of Representatives regarding the historic work underway within the Choctaw Nation’s drone program. The program utilizes drones in agriculture and ...

uAvionix Welcomes George to the Team – the World’s Most Affordable, Certifiable Enterprise UAS Autopilot

uAvionix Corporation today welcomed a new team member to our line-up of certifiable avionics for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS). Weighing in at only 80 grams, George is the first autopilot product from uAvionix, and the world’s most affordable, lowest SWaP, certifiable, made in the U.S.A. ...

Exyn Drones Achieve Autonomy Level 4: The Most Sophisticated Level of 3D Aerial Autonomy To-Date

Exyn Technologies , a pioneer in autonomous aerial robot systems for complex, GPS-denied industrial environments, today announced it has achieved the highest documented level of aerial autonomy. At Level 4A Autonomy, Exyn's drones are now capable of free-flight exploration of complex spaces, ...

Martin UAV Selected To Prototype Navy UAS

The Navy selected Martin UAV's V-BAT for a VTOL UAS prototyping and development effort in order to fulfill new technological requirements driven by the changing nature of threats in austere operating environments.Martin UAV was one of thirteen respondents to the Navy's Mi2 Challenge and ...

Wingcopter announces world’s first triple-drop delivery drone

Wingcopter, the German developer, manufacturer and service-provider of Unmanned Aircraft Systems for commercial and humanitarian applications, introduced its new drone generation today, the Wingcopter 198. The Wingcopter 198 is an all-electric, vertical-take-off-and-landing (eVTOL), ...