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.

Feb 16, 2016 - 5:39 AM
Another loitering munition from IAI was unveiled today. It is designed for one person to deploy in urban and close-quarters battle.
Feb 16, 2016 - 1:40 AM
The drone debate is very polarized over the degree of control that is required
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Feb 15, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Chengdu has achieved a number of successes with its Wing Loong UAV. Now the company has developed a larger, turboprop-powered follow-on
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Feb 15, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Why go to Silicon Valley when Northrop Grumman says it has all the right technology for the Pentagon?
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Feb 15, 2016 - 10:45 AM
The California-based UAS manufacturer offers a variety of unmanned aircraft systems capable of landing on water.
Feb 15, 2016 - 9:00 AM
Israel’s Aeronautics is showing all three members of its Orbiter UAS family
Feb 13, 2016 - 9:10 AM
Several nations including the UK now operate reapers, but the company is looking further afield for new customers.
Feb 12, 2016 - 10:00 PM
U.S. company is offering a suite of UAVs with common ground control
Feb 10, 2016 - 8:45 AM
In January, Sky-Futures conducted the first legal inspection by drone of a drill ship in the Gulf of Mexico.
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Feb 8, 2016 - 1:13 PM
What standards will passenger-carrying drones have to meet?