Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

News and issues relating to civil and military unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and remotely piloted aircraft systems (RPAS) of all kinds and sizes, including those used for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR), combat (unmanned combat air vehicles, or UCAVs), law enforcement, research and other applications. Of particular focus is the FAA's planned integration of UAS into the U.S. national airspace system.

Jul 8, 2016 - 12:52 PM
There is nowhere you can find the curious and circuitous story about the civil use of unmanned aircraft, except in this new non-fiction book.
anti-uav defense system
Jul 8, 2016 - 4:00 AM
AUDS system has been tested by U.S. government and is now to be tested by the FAA.
model
Jul 8, 2016 - 2:00 AM
UMS Skeldar stake has helped Saab keep a stake in unmanned systems while focusing on Gripen export customers.
UAV
Jul 7, 2016 - 6:00 AM
New details of how the all-British UCAV was demonstrated have been revealed.
UAV
Jul 7, 2016 - 2:00 AM
Flight tests involving the General Atomics-built Ikhana Predator B are supporting the development of minimum operational performance standards
Jul 5, 2016 - 11:20 AM
The helicopter was en route to pick up a patient in Yreka, Calif., and none of the crew on board was injured.
ScanEagle launch from Coast Guard cutter Bertholf.
Jun 29, 2016 - 1:50 PM
Institu formally becomes the first provider of unmanned aircraft system surveillance services to the U.S. maritime service.
DJI Inspire 1 quadcopter
Jun 21, 2016 - 1:09 PM
More than a decade and several iterations in the making, Part 107 allows the operation of small unmanned aircraft systems for business purposes.
Jun 1, 2016 - 3:45 PM
Crash of its P.1HH Hammerhead UAS on May 31 did not cause casualties or damage to maritime craft.
Anti-UAV Defense System
May 31, 2016 - 9:55 PM
The agency has signed cooperative research and development agreements to test counter-drone systems from several companies at selected airports.