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.

Jun 14, 2007 - 9:13 AM
Unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) technology is arguably the fastest growing aspect of present-day aviation.
Jun 13, 2007 - 11:50 AM
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has recently published for comment a roadmap for the routine operation of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) in U.S.
Jun 11, 2007 - 11:02 AM
Bental Industries, an Israel-based manufacturer of motion systems, is launching its hybrid engine for unmanned aerial vehicles here in Europe, having alrea
Jun 11, 2007 - 9:46 AM
For developers of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), combining sufficient speed, a high payload, maneuverability, low fuel consumption, high endurance and mi
May 11, 2007 - 6:54 AM
Don’t be alarmed if you see some unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) going about their business in the skies over Switzerland.
Mar 15, 2007 - 10:30 AM
First-time Heli-Expo exhibitor Cybaero (Booth No.
Dec 15, 2006 - 4:47 AM
“Elbit covers the tactical side of the spectrum, from the diminutive Skylark to the Hermes series,” claimed Eli Yitzhaki, the company’s vice president, bus
Dec 13, 2006 - 12:50 PM
Qinetiq (Hall 2B in the UK Pavilion, Stand J13/4) announced it had received a contract from Belgian space systems company Verheart to build a solar-powered
Dec 13, 2006 - 9:50 AM
Bell Helicopter has a contract to supply 45 Eagle Eye unmanned tiltrotors to the U.S.
Dec 11, 2006 - 11:12 AM
A number of multirole airborne systems for earth remote sensing (ERS) have been developed by Irkut to equip both unmanned and optionally piloted aerial veh