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.
Electric vehicle maker Workhorse is selling the assets of its SureFly aviation division to Moog for $4 million.
The agricultural VoloDrone will be able to spray 15 acres per hour.
The Community Air Mobility Initiative aims to work directly with local and state officials as well as focus on public education.
Altitude Angel's tactical deconfliction service automatically alerts drones to aircraft and airspace conflicts.
UPS Forward Flight is delivering prescriptions from a CVS pharmacy in North Carolina.
Airbus has been working in secrecy for more than a decade on a very low observable stealth testbed intended to inform programs such as FCAS.
House and Senate bills would ban use of Chinese drones.
Illegal drone flights California forced firefighting helicopters to stand down.
Volocopter has added standardized rail attachment system to its VoloCity eVTOL aircraft to transform it into the new VoloDrone freight-carrying model.
The SuperVolo UAV has an endurance of up to six hours.