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.
The new drone builds on Britain's development of the Taranis unmanned combat air vehicle and the Dassault Aviation-led Neuron UCAV effort.
The organization welcomed UAS exhibitors to Heli-Expo for the first time, and introduced a new membership category to accommodate them.
Argus International Inc. plans to acquire the Unmanned Safety Institute by the end of March 2016.
The ARC marks a reversal from the agency’s earlier micro classification.
The new variant is being developed under GA-ASI's "Certifiable Predator B" effort to build a NATO-certified production aircraft.
After years of development, Airbus D&S has gained a first order for the solar-powered high-altitude vehicle,
AIN's summary of defense developments at Asia-Pacific’s largest airshow.
The Indian government is looking at regulating drone use after high-profile incidents.
In a dedicated “cage,” Singapore-based firm demonstrates unmanned vehicles working together on a disaster aftermath scene.
UMS Skeldar is at the Singapore Airshow promoting its UAVs with local partner CWT.