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ROKADI to Supply Fuel Interface Rings to General Atomics Aeronautical Systems

Republic of Korea-based ROKADI has signed a Purchase Order to supply General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) with fuel interface rings for GA-ASI’s new MQ-9B SkyGuardian®/SeaGuardian® Unmanned Aircraft Systems. The signing took place during the Global Industrial Cooperation ...

U.S. Army Contracts Near Earth Autonomy and Kaman Air Vehicles for Heavy Lift VTOL Demo

Near Earth Autonomy, Inc. (Near Earth) and Kaman Air Vehicles, a division of Kaman Corporation (NYSE: KAMN), announced today that they have been awarded a contract by the U.S. Army to demonstrate a resupply uncrewed aerial system (UAS) capable of moving loads with a minimum of 800 pounds and ...

2nd Special Operations Squadron Awarded RPA Squadron of the Year

The Mitchell Institute for Aerospace Studies and General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) presented the 2022 Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) Squadron of the Year Award to the 2nd Special Operations Squadron (SOS) at a special ceremony at the Air Force Association’s Air, Space & ...

GA-ASI Prepares for LongShot Flight Testing Phase

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) is poised to begin the flight-testing phase on the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency’s (DARPA) LongShot program. Begun in 2020, General Atomics was competitively awarded a contract to develop DARPA’s concept for disruptive air combat ...

infiniDome Presents First Live Demo of UAV Protection with Tailored GPS Anti-Jamming Solutions at DSEI 2023

infiniDome, leaders in GPS protection and resilient navigation solutions, will be exhibiting and for the first time performing a live demo of their solutions at DSEI from September 12-14, at Stand H1-160 in Hall 1 at the Israeli pavilion. infiniDome’s disruptive solutions are tailored to defend ...

The USAF Wants $5.8 Billion For AI-driven UAS As Part Air Dominance Initiative

The Air Force is seeking a multibillion-dollar budgetary allowance to research and build at least a thousand, but possibly more, unmanned aircraft driven by AI pilots, according to service plans.The XQ-58A Valkyrie aircraft, a potential contender for the Air Force's collaborative combat ...

Innovative California Firm Enhances US Military Training with Advanced Prototype Aircraft

In a significant stride towards bolstering military training capabilities, Tehachapi-based Sierra Technical Services (STS) has secured a noteworthy contract worth $77.1 million from the Pentagon. The contract, awarded on August 4th, is aimed at delivering an innovative prototype uncrewed aerial ...

Netherlands Increases Order of MQ-9A from GA-ASI

The Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF) will double the number of MQ-9A Remotely Piloted Aircraft they will procure, taking the total order from four to eight aircraft. The first four MQ-9A Block 5 Reapers and associated Ground Control Stations were delivered to the RNLAF in 2022. MQ-9A is ...

Advancing Autonomous UCAV Operations: GA-ASI’s Ecosystem Innovations

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) advanced its ability to operationalize the Unmanned Combat Air Vehicle (UCAV) ecosystem by combining advanced autonomy and government-provided human-machine interface (HMI) hardware. A GA-ASI-owned Avenger® Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) was ...

GA-ASI Mojave STOL UAS Completes First Dirt Operation

On August 1, 2023, General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) completed multiple successful takeoffs and landings with its Mojave Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) on a dirt strip near El Mirage, Calif.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w3SQ50wxvCY&t=2sThe ability to take off and ...