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.

Apr 25, 2018 - 11:07 AM
Systems developed for DARPA could Fly on Uber eVTOLs
C-130 launching UAVs
Apr 19, 2018 - 11:01 AM
But these are small UAVs designed by Dynetics for DARPA, that the C-130 will launch and recover.
man holding drone
Apr 12, 2018 - 9:04 AM
There is nothing better than “being there” and this year’s drone models at Sun ’n‘ Fun give operators exactly that feeling.
Apr 11, 2018 - 7:06 AM
The compact system is designed to use minimum power to achieve deicing.
Avenger on ramp
Apr 10, 2018 - 8:02 AM
The Predator C Avenger has been flying since 2009, although only small numbers have been produced.
Apr 9, 2018 - 9:39 AM
Will hold second "Drone Enable" conference in September.
Apr 6, 2018 - 11:16 AM
The one-day event will cover flight ops, maintenance, and quality management.
Apr 4, 2018 - 1:28 PM
System Deploys Automatically When Anomalies Occur
Apr 2, 2018 - 4:15 AM
Having treated armed UAVs with caution for many years, Russia appears to have embraced the concept following operational experience in Syria
Brimstone 2
Mar 28, 2018 - 3:36 AM
A capability sustainment contract from the UK should see MBDA's Brimstone missile fielded on Apache attack helicopters and Protector RPAs