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Schiebel Pacific Teams with Raytheon Australia for Australian Army’s LAND 129 Phase 3

Schiebel Pacific and Raytheon Australia have teamed up for the LAND129 Phase 3 Tactical Unmanned Aerial System (TUAS) project for the Australian Army. The tender response was submitted last week.The teaming couples Schiebel’s proven and world-class CAMCOPTER S-100 UAS with Raytheon ...

Heron TP UAV Produced for German MOD Completes First Flight

In preparation for its delivery to the German Armed Forces, the German Heron TP UAV has completed its first flight in the skies of the State of Israel. The UAV was modified according to the needs and requirements of the German Ministry of Defense. It is the result of a joint program led by the UAV ...

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Announces Team SkyGuardian Australia

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI), the world’s leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS), announces that the industry team, made up of Australian partner businesses assembled for the development and delivery of MQ-9B SkyGuardian® RPAS for Austra...

GA-ASI and UK MoD Sign Contract for Protector RPAS Production

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. has signed a contract with the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) for the manufacture and delivery of Protector RG Mk1 Remotely Piloted Air Systems (RPAS)."This is a major milestone for the MQ-9B system and the Protector Program," said Linden Blue, CEO, ...

Zepher Announces $4M Contract Award with Army Research Laboratory

Carbon Consultants LLC, dba Zepher, has been awarded a sole source HUBZone contract by the Army Research Laboratory to directly support a USASOC effort.The focus will be on researching technologies to improve the endurance and acoustic signature of UAS in austere environments. Zepher’s ...

AeroVironment Receives $21 Million Initial Contract Option for Raven Radio Frequency Modifications

 AeroVironment, Inc., a global leader in Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), today announced the United States Army exercised the first of three options under the sole source Flight Control Systems (FCS) domain of the Army’s multi-year small UAS contract on April 28, 2020. The value of the initial ...

FLIR Captures $10M Contract with US Marines to Deliver R80D SkyRaider UAS

FLIR Systems, Inc. announced it has been awarded a $10 million contract to deliver dozens of its SkyRaider™ Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) to the United States (U.S.) Marine Corps.Developed for U.S. defense and federal government customers, the FLIR R80D SkyRaider is the company’s most ...

Draper and the Department of Defense Work Together on Military Drones

Global spending on unmanned aerial vehicles is poised for a major expansion in the coming decade as militaries invest an estimated $98 billion in new capabilities. One factor driving the market are improvements in UAV software that can enable drones of various sizes by various vendors to ...

GA-ASI Holds Second Multi-Domain Operations Demo Using Gray Eagle ER

On January 30th, General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) showcased an impressive suite of long range sensors on its Gray Eagle Extended Range (GE-ER) Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) during flight operations at Yuma Proving Grounds. The second in a series of demonstrations, GA-ASI ...

GA-ASI Demonstrates Automatic Takeoff and Landing Enhancements

As part of the ongoing U.S. Air Force contract for MQ-9A Reaper modernization, General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) demonstrated three expanded Automatic Takeoff and Landing Capability (ATLC) enhancements that provide the MQ-9A with a dramatic increase in operational flexibility. ...