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.

unmanned air system by Leonardo
Feb 15, 2019 - 10:38 AM
Leonardo's new Pisa plant will build the AWHERO RUAS.
F-35B
Feb 14, 2019 - 6:44 AM
The UK has committed to a range of high-tech programs including the acquisition of swarming drones an adjunct to manned aircraft.
Feb 13, 2019 - 1:09 PM
Small drone owners will have to begin displaying their FAA registration numbers on an outside surface of their aircraft as of February 23.
Feb 12, 2019 - 10:54 AM
Dubai’s Civil Aviation Authority (DCAA) claims to be the global leader in unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) oversight.
Feb 11, 2019 - 10:11 AM
Lufthansa Technik will now lead Lufthansa Group's drone operations.
Feb 6, 2019 - 12:09 PM
German personnel are now in Israel learning how to operate the Heron TP, which will give the Luftwaffe far greater capabilities than the current Heron 1
Feb 1, 2019 - 10:50 AM
Australia’s Civil Aviation Safety Authority has proposed rules for a graduated implementation process for drone registration and accreditation of remotely
Jan 29, 2019 - 11:26 AM
Internationally developed toolkit will assist countries to safely integrate drone operations.
SkyGuardian
Jan 27, 2019 - 6:25 AM
General Atomics has awarded weaponization contracts to MBDA and Raytheon for the RAF's Protector, as well as engaging other UK industry players.
Jan 25, 2019 - 8:46 AM
Through photos leaked on Russian internet sites it appears that the Sukhoi S-70 heavyweight UCAV is nearing a first flight