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.
Sabrewing and Alaska tribe ink deal for aircraft, test range, and joint venture
The Airbus Skyways UAS has begun ship supply flights to commercial vessels in Singapore.
Working with AFRL, Kratos has flown a demonstrator of an expendable low-cost UCAV that can operate collaboratively with manned aircraft
EmbraerX is hosting UAM "prototype room" at SXSW
Expert panel mulls the near-future of eVTOL.
CNC Live allows real-time sharing, archiving of aerial footage by hundreds of users.
The Connecticut airframer believes it will have an optional unmanned operation kit for the K-Max available for certification by 2020.
Bell plans to offer IFR 407 as new U.S. Navy training helicopter
Ainstein's compact small UAS radar is the size of a credit card
An Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University professor predicts urban air mobility vehicles will transform what airplanes look like within five to 10 years.