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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.

Nevada company launches silent Sky Sentinel UAV airship

2013-06-13
Nevada company launches silent Sky Sentinel UAV airship
UAV’s, or Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, tend to face two issues – not being able to stay on station for long periods, and carrying enough of a payload to be useful.

Benning Teams with University to Study Free-Flying UAS

2013-06-13
Benning Teams with University to Study Free-Flying UAS
Infantry officials at Fort Benning, Ga., want squads and platoons to one day get their battlefield intelligence from formations of unmanned aerial systems that fly with complete autonomy.

Turkish police shoot down unmanned aircraft above protest

2013-06-13
Turkish police shoot down unmanned aircraft above protest
Over the past two weeks, thousands of protesters have rallied at Gezi in Turkey’s capital, Ankara, against the government’s plans to raze the public park and turn it into a commercial zone and military barracks.

Oklahomas aerospace investment strategyA soaring success story

2013-06-11
Oklahomas aerospace investment strategyA soaring success story
Oklahoma, citing the importance of aviation and aerospace to the state’s heritage and economy, has laid out plans to lure aviation and aerospace businesses, even in the face of the aftereffects of the global recession.

Monitoring Czech Floodings with a UAV

2013-06-11
Monitoring Czech Floodings with a UAV
The village Hřensko is located between the rocks and was only accessible by water or by air. Using theUAVmade it possible to carry out low flights in this terrain, which would have been impossible with a classic helicopter.