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.

May 22, 2019 - 11:38 AM
Drone-maker DJI will install the AirSense ADS-B system in most of its new recreational drones by 2020.
EBACE 2019
May 22, 2019 - 2:00 AM
EBAA secretary general Khan, NBAA president Ed Bolen and local dignitaries, along with keynote speaker Florian Reuter all talked clean aviation.
May 20, 2019 - 10:45 AM
Belarus is expanding its defense industry capabilities, introducing a new drone and a counter-UAS jammer.
May 20, 2019 - 9:19 AM
The FAA has issued new special security instructions regarding UAS operations near U.S. Navy assets.
May 17, 2019 - 12:34 PM
Recreational drones will be allowed to fly in controlled airspace at fixed sites.
May 17, 2019 - 11:10 AM
A summer-long drone airspace demonstration project is beginning in Finland and Estonia
May 17, 2019 - 8:37 AM
Addressing threats will require a multipronged approach.
Lilium founders
May 16, 2019 - 11:28 AM
Lilium hopes to have its electric jet air taxi in commercial service by 2025.
May 16, 2019 - 5:00 AM
SafeDrone's HUMS system for drones aimed at cutting maintenance and increasing safety.
May 15, 2019 - 3:00 AM
Skyguide and Airmap partnering on project to provide automated airspace authorizations for UAS in Switzerland