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GA-ASI SeaGuardian Supporting RIMPAC 2022

An MQ-9B SeaGuardian® Unmanned Aircraft System from General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) is under contract with the U.S. Navy to support the Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2022 exercise. RIMPAC, the world’s largest international maritime exercise, started in late June and ...

Leonardo Helicopters to develop new unmanned platform under UK’s Proteus project

The UK Ministry of Defence's Defence Equipment and Support (DE&S) Future Capability Group (FCG) has awarded a four-year contract valued at 71 million Eur (£60 million) to Leonardo to deliver the Rotary Wing Uncrewed Air System (RWUAS) Technology Demonstration Programme (TDP), "RWUAS CCD Phase ...

Orbital UAV signs $3.5M contract with Singapore Defence customer

Orbital Corporation Ltd is pleased to announce it has signed a contract worth A$3.5 million with its major Singapore customer.The second stage engineering contract follows the initial engine design, development and integration contract signed in 2020 and the successful delivery and acceptance ...

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Adds Optix Capabilities to STARE

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) has integrated the Optix platform into its System for Tasking And Real-Time Exploitation (STARE) system. Optix delivers cloud-based, big data processing and analytics to STARE, providing operators with a common operating picture by integrating ...

Kratos, USAF Complete Successful XQ-58A Valkyrie Skyborg Flight Series

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc., a leading National Security Solutions provider and industry-leading provider of high-performance, jet-powered unmanned aerial systems, announced today that it has recently completed a successful series of flights with two production XQ-58A Valkyrie ...

GA-ASI to Supply 8 MQ-9A Extended Range UAS for USMC

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) was awarded a contract for eight MQ-9A Extended Range (ER) Unmanned Aircraft Systems as part of the ARES Indefinite-Delivery/Indefinite-Quantity (ID/IQ) contract on May 27, 2022. GA-ASI anticipates awards later this year for Ground Control ...

GA-ASI Welcomes New SkyGuardian Mission Trainer to FTTC

The first MQ-9B SkyGuardian® Mission Trainer has been delivered to the Flight Test and Training Center (FTTC), a facility in Grand Forks, ND owned and operated by General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI). The new Mission Trainer is designed and delivered by CAE to provide realis...

US Navy demonstrates new MCM prototype technology on MQ-8C UAS

The new technology is developed by BAE Systems as part of a Future Naval Capability (FNC) program.The US Navy’s MQ-8C Fire Scout uncrewed aerial system (UAS) has participated in a new mine countermeasure (MCM) prototype technology demonstration.It was conducted at Eglin Air Force Base ...

Icelandic Coast Guard deploys Camcopter S-100 Unmanned Aerial Vehicle

Schiebel’s CAMCOPTER® S-100 is supporting the Icelandic Coast Guard both day and night delivering enhanced maritime situational awareness for an array of operational tasks, through a contract with theEuropean Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA).Currently deployed from the patrol vessel ICGV Thor ...

Teledyne FLIR Awarded $48 Million Nano-UAV Framework Agreement by the Norwegian Defence Materiel Agency

Teledyne FLIR Defense, part of Teledyne Technologies Incorporated, announced that it has entered into a framework agreement worth up to NOK 475 million (approximately $48 million) with the Norwegian Defence Materiel Agency to deliver advanced Black Hornet® nano unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). ...