month : 10/2022 74 results

MissionGO Signs 3-Year, $50 Million UAS Infrastructure Inspection Partnership with Southern California Edison

 MissionGO Unmanned Systems, a leader in uncrewed aircraft systems (UAS) production and operations announced a 3-year partnership providing UAS inspection services to Southern California Edison, the largest subsidiary of Edison International and primary electricity supply company for much of ...

Textron Systems awarded contract for second U.S. Navy Expeditionary Sea Base (ESB) shipboard UAS operation

Textron Systems Corporation, a Textron Inc. company, announced today that it has been awarded a contract valued at up to $22 million by the U.S. Navy’s Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) to provide UAS operational support to the USS Miguel Keith, designated ESB-5. The contract begins in FY23 and ...

Mobilicom Launches New Product Enabling Mass Deployment of Small Drone Fleets

Mobilicom Limited, a provider of cybersecurity and smart solutions for drones, robotics, and autonomous platforms, has broadened its SkyHopper range with the launch of a new micro bi-directional data link specifically designed to enable mass deployment of small drone fleets.Designed in ...

Spright Achieves Longest US Commercial UAS BVLOS Flight on Record

Spright, the drone division of Air Methods, has successfully completed the longest UAS Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) flight in the US by a commercial entity, marking a critical achievement in the pending launch of the first bi-directional US medical drone delivery network. The ...

U.S. Border Patrol Purchasing Over $1 Million in Drones from Red Cat Holdings

 Red Cat Holdings, Inc. , a provider of highly sophisticated and complex SUAS products for militaries globally, today announced that its subsidiary Teal Drones has been awarded a $1,046,806 contract from U.S. Customs and Border Protection to provide Teal’s high-performance Golden Eagle ...

GA-ASI SeaGuardian Begins Operations for Japan Coast Guard

On October 19, 2022, the Japan Coast Guard (JCG) commenced flight operations using an MQ-9B SeaGuardian® Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) from General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI). JCG is operating the SeaGuardian from the Japan Maritime Self Defense Force (JMSDF) Air Station ...

An Independent Study Demonstrates that VECTOR-600 is Ready for Operations up to SAIL IV

The operational envelope defines the operational risk profile within which an aircraft can operate safely, taking into consideration all risk mitigations included within the system. By means of an independent study conducted by a recognized aerospace institute, UAV Navigation has defined the ...

Airbus’ multi-mission “cargo copter” is put to the test during a robotic military exercise

A sub-scale demonstrator of a future Airbus multi-mission unmanned aerial vehicle demonstrated its capabilities during a large robotic exercise organized last month by the Portuguese Navy and NATO, which brought together military forces, universities and selected industry partners.By taking ...

Airobotics Ltd. to Acquire Iron-Drone Assets to Offer Counter-Drone Capabilities Via Its Optimus System

AIROBOTICS Ltd. , a leading provider of autonomous unmanned aircraft systems ("UAS") and automated data analysis and visualization platforms, announced today that it will acquire the intellectual property, technical systems, and operations of Iron-Drone Ltd., an Israeli-based company speciali...

Schiebel Camcopter S-100 Impresses at Major NATO Exercise with Its Pioneering Anti-submarine Warfare (ASW) Capability

Schiebel, together with Thales and sponsored by the UK Royal Navy participated in REPMUS (Robotic Experimentation and Prototyping using Maritime Uncrewed Systems) and Dynamic Messenger 2022 in Portugal. Together, we successfully demonstrated the CAMCOPTER® S-100 and its Anti-Submarine Warfare ...