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General Atomics Aeronautical Systems MQ-9B SkyGuardian UAS Selected by Belgium

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) has been notified that the Government of Belgium has approved Belgian Defense to begin negotiations with the U.S. Government to acquire the MQ-9B SkyGuardian Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS). “We look forward to providing our unmanned ...

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Selected to Provide RPAS to Australian Defence Force

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI), the world’s leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS), has been advised that, following consideration by the Australian Government, it has been selected to provide the Armed Remotely Piloted Aircraft System under ...

Elbit Systems Awarded $167 Million Contract to Supply a UAS-based ISTAR Solution

Elbit Systems Ltd. announced today, that it was awarded a $167 million contract from an Asia-Pacific country to supply a comprehensive aerial Intelligence, Surveillance, Target Acquisition and Reconnaissance (ISTAR) solution. The contract will be performed over a 20-month period.  ...

Airshow China 2018: Norinco Presents Strike-capable UAV Swarm Concept

The China North Industries Corporation (Norinco) presented a concept for the use of strike-capable, multi-rotor unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) flying in a swarm at the 6-11 November Airshow China 2018 defence exhibition in Zhuhai. The concept, which can be adapted to fit various ...

China Steps Up Unmanned Race With Stealth Aircraft

China is unleashing stealth drones and pilotless aircraft fitted with AK-47 rifles onto world markets, racing to catch up to US technology and adding to a fleet that has already seen combat action in the Middle East.Combat drones were among the jet fighters, missiles and other military hardware ...

Lockheed Martin Successfully Integrates Advanced Radar System With Unmanned Aerostat

Lockheed Martin completed the successful integration of a Telephonics RDR-1700B radar onto a 74K aerostat for land and sea missions. This latest milestone follows Lockheed Martin’s successful integration of various payloads including radar sensors from Telephonics, Leonardo and Northrop ...

RT LTA Unveils The SkyStar 120 A New Mobile Micro-tactical Aerostat System

The Israeli-based aerostat company RT LTA Systems Ltd. introduces a new member of the SkyStar aerostat family: SkyStar 120. The new micro-tactical aerostat system was recently demonstrated to the Israeli Defence Forces, and is ready for operational use.Based on the platform of the Skystar ...

AeroVironment Awarded $3.2 Million Puma AE UAS Contract by United States

AeroVironment, Inc. , a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems for both defense and commercial applications, today announced it received a $3,228,856 firm-fixed-price contract on Sept. 14, 2018 from the U.S. Department of Defense to provide RQ-20B Puma AE II small unmanned aircraft ...

Azure Summit Technology Successfully Demonstrates 3U Switchblade RF Receiver to the US Navy

Azure Summit Technology, a provider of high-performance RF electronics hardware, firmware, and software products for the Department of Defense, announced today that it has successfully demonstrated a 4-channel 3U open VPX software-definable RF receiver to the US Navy. Azure is in the process of ...

China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation Shows Off New Long-range Strike UAS

The China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation (CASIC) has displayed a model of the WJ-700, a new long-range UAV designed for reconnaissance and attack missions.   The jet powered WJ-700 has an endurance of 20hr and has two hardpoints under each wing. The example on display was shown ...