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PSNI on G8 drones: They actually look like big model aircraft

2013-06-19
PSNI on G8 drones: They actually look like big model aircraft
THE POLICE SERVICE of Northern Ireland (PSNI) have revealed details about the unmanned aerial vehicles or drones they will be using during the G8 summit, which gets under way in Fermanagh tomorrow.

Piaggio Hammerhead at PAS13

2013-06-19
Piaggio Hammerhead at PAS13
Visiting Paris airshow for the first time the Piaggio Hammerhead is certainly the most dashing UA entrant. Based on its existing manned platform the Hammerhead is a fast high performance machine as one might expect from the Italians.

ETURNAS UAV at PAS 13

2013-06-19
ETURNAS UAV at PAS 13
LE BOURGET, FRANCE: June 19, 2013-Design Intelligence Incorporated, LLC(DII) andMicroLink Devices, Inc.(MLD) today announced the development of a new solar-optimized unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) called ETURNAS.

NASA Tests Radio for Unmanned Aircraft Operations

2013-06-18
NASA Tests Radio for Unmanned Aircraft Operations
NASA’s communications experts have begun flight testing a prototype radio as part of the agency’s contributions toward fully integrating civil and commercial Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) into the National Airspace System (NAS).

EADS Tropospheric Airship

2013-06-17
EADS Tropospheric Airship
EADS Innovation Works is conducting a conceptstudy for an innovative hybrid airship that isenvisioned for use in multi-role missions in Arcticregions, providing a long-endurance platformcapable of all-weather operations.

Aurora Flight Sciences Offers Global Leases for Centaur OPA Surveillance Aircraft

2013-06-17
Aurora Flight Sciences Offers Global Leases for Centaur OPA Surveillance Aircraft
Aurora Flight Sciences announced today it is offering Centaur Optionally Piloted Aircraft (OPA) globally for leasing or fee-for-service.

Teal Group Predicts Worldwide UAV Market Will Total $89 Billion in Its 2013 UAV Market Profile

2013-06-17
Teal Group Predicts Worldwide UAV Market Will Total $89 Billion in Its 2013 UAV Market Profile
Despite near-term U.S. budget cutbacks, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) continue as the most dynamic growth sector of the world aerospace industry this decade

Penguin BE  Electric UAV Platform

2013-06-14
Penguin BE Electric UAV Platform
UAV Factory is pleased to announce the electric version of the Penguin unmanned aircraft – the Penguin BE.

UAS are the eye of the battlefield

2013-06-14
UAS are the eye of the battlefield
LAGHMAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan – Unmanned Aircraft Systems — previously referred to as unmanned aerial vehicles or remotely operated aircraft/vehicles — come in a variety of shapes and sizes

K-MAX Unmanned Helicopter Crashes In Afghanistan

2013-06-14
K-MAX Unmanned Helicopter Crashes In Afghanistan
An investigation is underway as to why aK-MAX unmanned helicoptercrashed in Afghanistan on June 5.