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.

Oct 2, 2007 - 11:04 AM
A four-year, NASA-led project began last month to determine the requirements and procedures for safely integrating the operation of unmanned aerial vehicle
Jul 16, 2007 - 9:30 AM
The recent commencement of low-altitude Customs and Immigration patrols by unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) along the Arizona/Mexico border and the earlier
Jun 26, 2007 - 4:40 AM
Dominating IAI’s exhibit area here at Le Bourget is the Heron TP, a turboprop-powered medium-altitude, long-endurance (MALE) UAV.
Jun 25, 2007 - 10:08 AM
Claimed to be the first UAV system to be built in accordance with the new international UAV Systems Airworthiness Requirements, the Ruag Aerospace Super Ra
Jun 20, 2007 - 9:36 AM
Dominating IAI’s exhibit area here at Le Bourget is the Heron TP, a turboprop-powered medium-altitude, long-endurance (MALE) UAV.
Jun 19, 2007 - 11:45 PM
Elbit has chosen the Paris Air Show to unveil its latest unmanned air vehicle design–the Hermes 900.
Jun 19, 2007 - 5:49 AM
French-based Flying Robots is here showing an unusual unmanned air vehicle (UAV) that looks like a paraglider with a powered payload.
Jun 19, 2007 - 2:43 AM
The final configuration of the Thales Watchkeeper UAV for the British Army is unveiled here, outside the Thales pavilion.
Jun 16, 2007 - 11:05 PM
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Jun 16, 2007 - 11:02 PM
By the time the U.S.