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NVdrones Announces DroneDeploy Compatibility and One-of-a-Kind Instant Flight Reports

NVdrones, a start-up that provides cloud-based software solutions for drone fleet management, today announced compatibility with DroneDeploy flight logs as well as the ability to create beautiful and comprehensive flight reports at the push of a button.NVDash, the company’s flagship product ...

Drone Aviation Awarded Department of Defense Contract for Integration of Advanced Communications Solution on WASP Tactical Aerostat

New Communications Payload Integration to Support Range Extension and Reconnaissance Drone Aviation Holding Corp. (OTCQX: DRNE) ("Drone Aviation" or the "Company"), a manufacturer of tethered drones and lighter-than-air aerostats, today announced that it has been awarded a contract for communica...

DHS Fields New Automatic Takeoff And Landing Capability For Predator B Fleet

Capability Significantly Reduces Operator Training Costs and Landing Incidents  General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA), radars, and electro-optic and related mission solutions, today announced that the U.S. Department of ...

Silent Falcon UAS Technologies Granted Airworthiness Statement by NASA

Silent Falcon UAS Technologies has been granted an Airworthiness Statement by the Airworthiness & Flight Safety Review Board, part of the Ames Research Center division of NASA.This Statement allows the Silent Falcon UAS (Unmanned Aircraft System) to participate in the NASA UTM (Unmanned ...

Amazon Wins Patent For Voice-controlled UAV Assistant

Amazon is working on adding an Alexa-like digital brain that can control drones small enough to fit in someone’s pocket and capable of locating lost items, cars and people, among many other things.A patent awarded to Amazon on Tuesday shows the company is thinking about a lot more than ...

Aurora Demonstrates ALIAS Robotic System on Cessna Aircraft

Aurora Flight Sciences demonstrated automated flight capabilities as part of the Aircrew Labor In-Cockpit Automation System (ALIAS) program. The ALIAS robotic system flew a Cessna Caravan through basic maneuvers under the supervision of a pilot. Aurora’s ALIAS technology has now been successfully ...

$15,000 Drone Competition Announced For UTM Convention 2016

The UTM Convention 2016 and HiddenGenius.com have partnered to launch a technology competition that demonstrates drone sense and avoid technologies (SAA).The enormous growth in the number of small UAS (Unmanned Aircraft Systems) has highlighted the tremendous opportunities in this ...

Aeryon Introduces Flexible UAS Subscription Solution for Law Enforcement at IACP 2016

Aeryon, the premier provider of small Unmanned Aerial Systems (sUAS), announced today at the IACP 2016 conference in San Diego, CA, the availability of a UAS solution to qualified Public Safety agencies on a monthly subscription basis. The solution provides agencies the option of a turnkey monthly ...

U.S. Navy Selects Leonardo Osprey Radar for MQ-8C Fire Scout UAS

Leonardo-Finmeccanica has announced that its Osprey active electronically scanned array (AESA) radar has been picked to serve as look-out on-board the US Navy’s newly-upgraded unmanned helicopter, the MQ-8C Fire Scout. The helicopter will be launched from the decks of US naval combat vessels to ...

Kratos Receives $12.6 Million Contract from Defense Innovation Unit Experimental for Sensor Integration into UTAP-22 UAS

Contract to Increase the Capability and Demonstrate the Utility of the UTAP-22 in a Large, Complex Exercise Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:KTOS), a leading National Security Solutions provider, announced today that it has been awarded a $12.6 million contract with Defense ...