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Airware Announces $10.7M Round of Series A Funding, Led By Andreessen Horowitz with Google Ventures Participating

2013-05-15
Airware Announces $10.7M Round of Series A Funding, Led By Andreessen Horowitz with Google Ventures Participating
Newport Beach, Calif., May 15, 2013 – Airware, creators of a universal development platform for commercial drones, today announced a $10.7 million Series A round of financing.

Saab demonstrates vertical-lift UAS

2013-05-15
Saab demonstrates vertical-lift UAS
The Skeldar V-200 vertical-lift unmanned aerial system by Saab of Sweden has verified key capabilities in flight testing in Sweden and the United States.

Oklahoma Department of Commerce Leads Delegation to one of Worlds largest Aerospace Gathering to Promote Oklahomas Aerospace and UAS Sectors

2013-05-14
Oklahoma Department of Commerce Leads Delegation to one of Worlds largest Aerospace Gathering to Promote Oklahomas Aerospace and UAS Sectors
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK, May 2013 – The Oklahoma Department of Commerce’s foreign direct investment team has formally announced the states participation at the upcoming Paris Airshow taking place outside of Paris, June 17-23, 2013.

Ecilop Eco

2013-05-14
Ecilop Eco
Vilnius based inovative company «My Research» announced the release of a new model, Ecilop Eco. The main innovation of the project is the use of the RoControl technology for camera stabilization. As part of the RoControl project, we are seeking technical solutions for controlling the rotation and stabilization of the video camera not connected to an unstable base.

Iran unveils latest home-made UAV

2013-05-13
Iran unveils latest home-made UAV
Iranˈs latest indigenized unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) dubbed as Hemase (Epic) was unveiled at the presence of Defense Minister Brigadier General Ahmad Vahidi on Thursday night,IRNAreported.

PolyU Students Show Prowess in UAV Design Competition

2013-05-13
PolyU Students Show Prowess in UAV Design Competition
A student team from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) has made a strong presence in the 2013 Taiwan Innovative Unmanned Aircraft Vehicle (UAV) Design Competition by taking home the Second Runner-up (Navigated Flight Category).

Drones move one step closer to unmanned pizza delivery

2013-05-13
Drones move one step closer to unmanned pizza delivery
CAMP BASTION, AFGHANISTAN—The small group of U.S. marines at a remote base in northern Helmand province was running low on ammunition after days of fierce fighting.

Jordi meets Obama

2013-05-07
Jordi meets Obama
Well done to Jordi and Chris this is certainly a level of official recognition! Quite amazing what a collaboration with a sprinkling of vision mixed in can lead to.

RPAS:- A boost for European creativity and innovation

2013-05-07
RPAS:- A boost for European creativity and innovation
The EU continues to look forward and rapidly advance UA civilian integration, are you watching FAA?? Acompletelydifferentnarrativeto what is currently happening in the New World (well the bit between Canada and Mexico)

Stoprotor, Hybrid Rotorwing VTOL

2013-05-07
Stoprotor, Hybrid Rotorwing VTOL
Australian start upStoprotorhave an interesting concept that has moved from X Plane simulation to real world testing. Good for them!