News

Guizhou Unveils Box-Wing UAV Concept

2016-07-14
Guizhou Unveils Box-Wing UAV Concept
A new prop-driven, box-wing unmanned aerial vehicle concept has been unveiled by China’s Guizhou Aviation Industry Group (GAIC) at the 7th Vanguard Wings UAV show in Beijing, one of Chinas major exhibitions for the rapidly growing sector.

New Research Considers Growing Drones

2016-07-07
New Research Considers Growing Drones
Can you chemically “grow” a military drone? It sounds like an idea for a science fiction film, but here in the UK scientists and engineers are spending time and money to see if they can do exactly that.

GoPros Flying Box

2016-07-06
GoPros Flying Box
PatentYogi has unveiled a patent application that might shine some light on the drone’s design. They found a patent published last week, filed by a GoPro employee who works on drones.

BlueBird Reveals Enhanced Variant of SpyLite

2016-07-01
BlueBird Reveals Enhanced Variant of SpyLite
BlueBird has unveiled a new version of its SpyLite mini unmanned air vehicle, which the company says can perform covert surveillance missions in GPS-denied and jamming conditions.

Drone Delivery: Flirtey Reaches New Milestone

2016-06-30
Drone Delivery: Flirtey Reaches New Milestone
Flirtey, the Reno, Nevada-based drone startup that recently demonstrated the first urban delivery in the U.S., has now performed the first domestic “ship to shore” drone supply on the New Jersey coastline.

Counterfire Radar Shows Multi-Mission Performance

2016-06-29
Counterfire Radar Shows Multi-Mission Performance
The Lockheed Martin AN/TPQ-53 counterfire radar recently demonstrated its ability to identify and track unmanned aerial systems and pass that information to a command and control node, a key capability as the battlespace rapidly becomes more crowded with emerging air threats.

US Marines Pair Laser Weapon With Stinger Missile

2016-06-28
US Marines Pair Laser Weapon With Stinger Missile
The US Marine Corps is moving towards a future in which small dispersed units can protect themselves from incoming enemy drones with laser weapons and from missiles and aircraft with Stinger missiles, with both weapons netted into a detection system and mounted atop Humvees, Joint Light Tactical Vehicles and other combat vehicles.

US Navys Triton Passes Full-Motion Video To P-8

2016-06-27
US Navys Triton Passes Full-Motion Video To P-8
The US Navy is continuing operational testing of its future unmanned long-endurance maritime surveillance aircraft, the MQ-4C Triton, demonstrating its ability to share critical mission information with the manned P-8A Poseidon multi-mission maritime patrol aircraft.

Solar Impulse Completes Atlantic Crossing

2016-06-24
Solar Impulse Completes Atlantic Crossing
Solar Impulse 2 has arrived in Europe after 71 hours and 8 minutes of flying over the Atlantic Ocean. Bertrand Piccard has safely landed in Seville, Spain after spending 71 hours and 8 minutes flying across the Atlantic Ocean in a solar airplane, welcomed there by André Borschberg.

Israeli Startup Develops Autonomous Drone System

2016-06-23
Israeli Startup Develops Autonomous Drone System
Airobotics, an Israeli startup emerging from stealth mode today, is assembling, testing and developing an autonomous drone system.


Pages: Prev. 1 ... 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 ... 64 Next