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General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Establishing Industrial Collaboration in Japan

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI), the leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) systems, is seeking to establish relationships with defense industry suppliers and related businesses in Japan. GA-ASI’s commitment to providing the best available RPA technology ...

GA-ASI Receives Experimental Certification on Newest MQ-9B SkyGuardian

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI) received a Special Airworthiness Certification in the Experimental Category from the FAA for its second MQ-9B SkyGuardian aircraft. The company-owned Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) – registered as N191FP and known as YBC02 – joins the first ...

Schiebel Wins Contract With European Maritime Safety Agency

Schiebel, the market leader in Vertical Takeoff and Landing (VTOL) Unmanned Air Systems (UAS), was awarded the coveted maritime surveillance service provision contract by the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA).Schiebel’s CAMCOPTER® S-100 UAS was selected based on its impressive ...

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems’s Certifiable Ground Control Station Makes It’s First Flight

A “Certifiable” (STANAG 4671-compliant) Ground Control Station (C-GCS) from General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) was used for the first time on October 4 to fly a Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA). The flight originated from Yuma, Arizona and flew GA-ASI’s MQ-9B SkyGuardian R...

GetSAT Antennas Selected by Hughes and NAVAIR For U.S. Coast Guard Airborne Missions

GetSAT, an innovator in lightweight satellite communication terminals for ground, airborne, and maritime applications, today announced that its MilliSAT L/W has been selected as the beyond line of sight (BLOS) SatCom component for U.S. Coast Guard Airborne Communications by Hughes Defense Systems ...

RAAF Uses DJI Phantom 4 Drone To Evaluate C-17A Globemaster Aircraft

The Royal Australian Air Force’s (RAAF) No 36 Squadron has introduced a DJI Phantom 4 drone to support the Home Station Check on the service’s C-17A Globemaster military transport aircraft. Home Station Check is a routine servicing conducted on each Globemaster transport aircraft ...

Raytheon Holds Demo of Signal-Choosing Radio Comms System on Blackjack UAS

The signals are flying fast and furiously. Everybody's on the same frequency; overhead drones transmitting surveillance data, operators on the ground and commanders in the field. And because everyone is on a congested frequency, what should be near-instantaneous transmissions slow as the ...

PAE ISR’s Resolute Eagle Receives NAVAIR Interim Flight Clearance

PAE ISR received a Group 3 Interim Flight Clearance for the Resolute Eagle, vertical takeoff and landing configuration, from the Naval Air System Command located in Maryland on November 13, 2018.   PAE ISR was one of four prime awards on the five-year, $1.73 billion NAVAIR indefinite-deliv...

CODE Demonstrates Autonomy and Collaboration with Minimal Human Commands

In a recent test series at Yuma Proving Ground in Arizona, DARPA’s Collaborative Operations in Denied Environment (CODE) program demonstrated the ability of CODE-equipped Unmanned Aerial Systems (UASs) to adapt and respond to unexpected threats in an anti-access area denial (A2AD) environment. ...

United States Marine Corps Procures the New InstantEye Mk-3 GEN5-D1 SUAS System

InstantEye Robotics is pleased to announce it has secured a contract with the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) in support of PMA-263, the Navy and Marine Corps Small Tactical Unmanned Aircraft Systems (SUAS) Program Office, to field 32 InstantEye Mk-3 GEN5-D1 SUAS systems (64 aircraft).  ...