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.

Sep 15, 2019 - 6:29 AM
Technology seen as critical to expanding unmanned aircraft operations
Hawk30 solar-powered high-altitude platform system
Sep 15, 2019 - 4:12 AM
High-altitude Hawk30 aircraft is designed to provide global connectivity.
Sep 11, 2019 - 3:46 AM
Daedalean says the Magpie vision-based guidance system will support development of its Artificial Intelligence-based autopilot.
Sep 10, 2019 - 1:58 AM
Having successfully fielded the Orion, including an operational debut over Syria, KT is now working on a larger vehicle in the HALE class
drone picture
Sep 6, 2019 - 10:53 AM
The UAS traffic management pilot program has shown that unmanned and manned aircraft can coexist at low altitudes without ATC
Sep 6, 2019 - 5:13 AM
While majoring on Russian hardware, the MAKS show gave a chance for overseas exhibitors to debut new products
Sep 5, 2019 - 1:19 PM
More than 150 new aircraft, most of them electrically-powered and many of them to be flown autonomously, are vying to radically reshape aviation's future.
Hidron stratospheric glider
Sep 3, 2019 - 10:53 AM
Stratodynamics plans to drop its HIdron glider from 114,000 feet soon
Sep 3, 2019 - 4:56 AM
The forthcoming acquisition of Aeronautics Ltd brings with it a portfolio of unmanned air platforms, including aerostats
Aug 29, 2019 - 5:53 PM
The Canadian regulator alleges the pilot committed 11 violations during two events tied to the Toronto Raptors winning the NBA championship.