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Idaho Pursues Unmanned Aircraft Systems Center for Excellence Designation from FAA

2013-08-12
Idaho Pursues Unmanned Aircraft Systems Center for Excellence Designation from FAA
BOISE, Idaho Known for its agriculture and diverse landscapes, Idaho’s natural attributes and technical expertise position the state for leadership in the dynamic Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) industry.

Is the unmanned grass truly greener on the civil side?

2013-08-09
Is the unmanned grass truly greener on the civil side?
It has been an ‘interesting’ couple of years for Unmanned Experts (UMEX), a small team of ex-military UAS/RPAS operators who had spread their wings into the civilian sector.

The TOR Robotics Team Announces the Q-4 Drone

2013-08-09
The TOR Robotics Team Announces the Q-4 Drone
TOR Robotics, a San Francisco, California, based manufacturer, introduces the Q-4, a fully autonomous robotic VTOL drone.

STaFF : The drone to save life and forest

2013-08-09
STaFF : The drone to save life and forest
Fly-n-Sense designs and sells compact UAV based systems operating in autonomous or assisted mode, via a ground control station.

Fire Scout surpasses flight hour record aboard USS Samuel B. Roberts

2013-08-08
Fire Scout surpasses flight hour record aboard USS Samuel B. Roberts
MEDITERRANEAN SEA —Helicopter Strike Maritime Squadron (HSM) 46, Det. 9 recently surpassed the MQ-8B Fire Scout’s previous monthly flight hour record while performing operations at sea aboard USS Samuel B. Roberts (FFG 58).

Unmanned Aircraft Demonstration Highlighted at Agronomy Field Day

2013-08-08
Unmanned Aircraft Demonstration Highlighted at Agronomy Field Day
One of the most exciting recent developments in agriculture is the use of small Unmanned Aircraft Systems to evaluate crop conditions.

Sinclair hires director for UAV programs

2013-08-08
Sinclair hires director for UAV programs
Sinclair Community College has named a new director for its Unmanned Aerial Systems programs.

Unmanned Systems Group to Display Discoverer II RPAS

2013-08-07
Unmanned Systems Group to Display Discoverer II RPAS
Unmanned Systems Group(UMS) will showcase the Discoverer II Tactical Remotely Piloted Air System (RPAS) atAUVSI’s Unmanned Systems 2013in Washington DC from 12 -15 August 2013, booth #2459.

SRI to Demonstrate Persistent Surveillance Products

2013-08-07
SRI to Demonstrate Persistent Surveillance Products
SRI Internationalwill demonstrate its field-proven, easy-to-use products for persistent surveillance and situational awareness in all environments atAUVSI’s Unmanned Systems 2013.

CAE Wins $100M Air Force UAV Pilot Training Contract

2013-08-07
CAE Wins $100M Air Force UAV Pilot Training Contract
CAEhas won a $100 million five-year contract to manage pilot training onGeneral Atomics-made drones for theU.S. Air Force, Defense Newsreported Friday.