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PrecisionHawk Closes Investment Round Led by Red Hat Founder Bob Young and the Innovate Indiana Fund of Indiana University

2013-08-19
PrecisionHawk Closes Investment Round Led by Red Hat Founder Bob Young and the Innovate Indiana Fund of Indiana University
Indianapolis, Ind. August 14, 2013 – Unmanned aerial systems and remote sensing company, PrecisionHawk

UNDís UAS program soars to new heights with national and international interest

2013-08-19
UNDís UAS program soars to new heights with national and international interest
It’s becoming a common reaction around the University of North Dakotaís†John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences†lately.

Homeland Security Opens New Round of Small UAS Evaluations

2013-08-19
Homeland Security Opens New Round of Small UAS Evaluations
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) will soon be taking new applications for its unmanned aircraft assessment program — a project that gives potential government customers at local

Northrop Seeks to Rent Out Small Training UAV

2013-08-15
Northrop Seeks to Rent Out Small Training UAV
Northrop Grumman†has offered the†U.S. Air Force†and†Customs and Border Protection†a new unmanned training aircraft under a structure that aims to help the government save $70 million in annual maintenance and procurement expenses

Keymerging Technologies selects ING Robotic Aviationís Responder Unmanned Aerial Vehicle for use in East Africa

2013-08-14
Keymerging Technologies selects ING Robotic Aviationís Responder Unmanned Aerial Vehicle for use in East Africa
Keymerging Technologies Ltd†has purchased†ING Robotic Aviation’s†Responderrotary wing unmanned aerial vehicle systems for use in†East Africa.

AeroVironment Wins $13.5 Million Raven UAV Order

2013-08-14
AeroVironment Wins $13.5 Million Raven UAV Order
Monrovia, Calif.-based†AeroVironment†(NASDAQ:†AVAV) has won from the U.S. Army a $13.5 million order for its unmanned aerial vehicles.

NAVAIR teams test GPS anti-jamming device on small UAV

2013-08-14
NAVAIR teams test GPS anti-jamming device on small UAV
NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md.†— Part of an initiative to protect†GPS technologies on small unmanned aerial vehicles†(UAV)

T-20 UAV Reaches High Altitude Mark

2013-08-13
T-20 UAV Reaches High Altitude Mark
CHEYENNE, Wyo.,†Aug. 12, 2013 †The Arcturus T-20 Unmanned Aerial Vehicle flew to an altitude of 23,500′ MSL during a training flight at Camp Guernsey Joint Training Center,†Wyoming.

Airware Partners with Insitu, Hires Paul Mikesell as VP of Engineering and Plans to Open San Francisco Office

2013-08-13
Airware Partners with Insitu, Hires Paul Mikesell as VP of Engineering and Plans to Open San Francisco Office
As the annual AUVSI (Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International) Unmanned Systems conference kicks off in Washington, D.C., Airware, the maker of AirwareOS, is announcing a new partnership, a key hire and plans for expansion.

Boulder businesses want to use drones to help farmers control weeds

2013-08-13
Boulder businesses want to use drones to help farmers control weeds
BOULDER — Two Boulder businesses are hoping to bring pioneering drone technology to the age-old business of farming — if only federal regulators will let them out of the barn.