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Unmanned drones are being tested on the Olympic Peninsula

2013-06-25
Unmanned drones are being tested on the Olympic Peninsula

NOAA has begun testing unmanned aircraft in the Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary that could allow researchers to observe animals at relatively close range with minimal disturbance, and possibly locate marine debris in remote areas.

Terrorist fears at heart of Europes UAV vision

2013-06-25
Terrorist fears at heart of Europes UAV vision
The widespread growth of drone technology in future could see unmanned aircraft vulnerable to being hijacked and used as weapons against other airspace users or targets on the ground.

Cyberhawk attracts £1.25m investment to create jobs and drive global expansion

2013-06-24
Cyberhawk attracts £1.25m investment to create jobs and drive global expansion
From the USAFox News picks up on illegal operatorsand in Europe serious money is invested in the technology. When the US market does open European and Australian operators with real world experience and proven equipment are placed to service the market.

Golden Eagle UAV spreads its wings and flies

2013-06-24
Golden Eagle UAV spreads its wings and flies
For the second year in a row, Mike Tranchitella of UAV-Assistance has successfully provided support to Clarkson University for the continued development of their Golden

Illegal drone business thrives in US

2013-06-24
Illegal drone business thrives in US
Despite regulations banning commercial drone use in the United States, a thriving black market for drones is on the rise, sending the Federal Aviation Administration into a tailspin.

A new trophallactic strategy for multiple unmanned aerial vehicles flying in formation

2013-06-21
A new trophallactic strategy for multiple unmanned aerial vehicles flying in formation
The autonomous flying of multiple UAVs in formation is an important research area in the aerospace field. Professor DUAN Haibin and his group members (LUO Qinan and YU Yaxiang) from the Science and Technology in Aircraft Control Laboratory, School of Automation Science and Electrical Engineering

Schoolhouse opens to qualify unmanned system operators

2013-06-21
Schoolhouse opens to qualify unmanned system operators
MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. –Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems have become a vital aspect in the ever changing battlefield.

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.