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Northwest UAV NW-44 Engine Hits 1000 Combat Flight Hours

In just a few years, from concept to first flight, the Northwest UAV NW-44 Multi-Fuel Engine has reached the noteworthy milestone of logging over 1000 combat flight hours. This milestone demonstrates the unique value the NW-44 Engine and Northwest UAV team bring to the unmanned aerial systems ...

Northrop Grumman Officially Opens North Dakota UAS Facility

Global Hawk manufacturer Northrop Grumman on April 21 officially opened an unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) research and development and crew training facility at the Grand Sky business park near Grand Forks in North Dakota. Grand Sky, which lays claim to being the first such business park in the ...

Airobotics Wins The Edison Award For Its Automated Industrial Drones

The Edison Awards, celebrating 30 years of honoring the best in innovation and excellence in the development of new products and services, announced today that Airobotics was voted a Bronze Winner for innovation at the April 20th event at The Capitale in New York City. Hundreds of senior execut...

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Receives UAS Training And Simulation Platform from Simlat

Simlat has delivered an IMPACT Classroom for UAS Training & Simulation to Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. IMPACT is one of Simlat's leading products, ideal for academic UAS programs and Training centers.The IMPACT simulation supports, beyond basic training, several specific civil UAS ...

MMC Showcases Its Hydrogen Powered UAS – HyDrone 1800, At FAMEX 2017

The Feria Aeroespacial México 2017(FAMEX 2017) kicks off at Mexico City on 26 April. FAMEX 2017 is a commercial activity in the field of civil and military, aerospace, aeronautics, defense, and security as well as in education, which is held from 26 to 29 April 2017, in the Base Aérea Militar No. ...

NAVMAR And UAVT Join For Flight Demonstration Of UAVT’s Turboprop Engine On TigerShark UAS

Navmar Applied Sciences Corporation (NASC) and UAV Turbines Inc. (UAVT) have announced plans for a joint flight demonstration of NASC's TigerShark aircraft with a UAVT micro-turboprop propulsion system. First flights are scheduled prior to year-end 2017. This will mark the first time that a Group ...

Sky-Futures Launches Expanse Flightdeck Software To Manage UAS Missions

Sky-Futures has launched Flightdeck, the latest addition to the Expanse® software suite for professional drone missions. Flightdeck offers drone operators an integrated cloud-based solution to safely plan and execute commercial drone operations as well as manage pilots, drone equipment, and ...

U.S. Army Awards Leidos Tactical Unmanned Aircraft Systems Prime Contract

Leidos   was awarded a prime contract by the U.S. Army to provide Tactical Unmanned Aircraft Systems (TUAS) technical services and field support. The multiple-award indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract has a three-year base period of performance, two one-year options, and a ...

Verizon Tests New Drone To Deliver 4G LTE Service Service From The Air

On April 5, Verizon conducted the latest engineering flight tests to determine how large an area of wireless coverage can be created aerially using a “flying cell site” aboard a long endurance drone piloted by American Aerospace Technologies, Inc. (AATI). This latest technical test of Airborne ...

Valmie Plans Aircraft Roll-out At XPONENTIAL As UAV Industry Surges

Valmie Resources Inc. announces it will unveil the newest in its line of aircraft at AUVSI’s (Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International) XPONENTIAL 2017, the largest trade show for the booming unmanned systems and robotics sector.Valmie will be incorporating five of the featured ...