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.

Aug 23, 2019 - 10:13 AM
"Worst case impacts are very difficult to achieve" say researchers.
Aug 14, 2019 - 11:16 AM
Kansas officials credit the state’s participation in the FAA’s Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration Pilot Program for approval of the flights.
Beechcraft King Air 200s
Aug 12, 2019 - 12:00 PM
Via its booking platform, Flapper will soon offer new routes, new country markets, and new services—including crowdsourced flight sharing.
S-70 takeoff
Aug 8, 2019 - 9:48 AM
The short video provides the first official glimpse of Sukhoi’s stealthy unmanned combat air vehicle prototype.
Aug 6, 2019 - 1:01 AM
Skyguide , AirMap, and the Swiss Federal Office of Civil Aviation (FOCA) have deployed a flight information system for drones
Aug 5, 2019 - 1:32 PM
Demonstration BVLOS pipeline inspection flight used Echodyne radars
Aug 2, 2019 - 1:13 PM
AeroTEC is using UAS for runway inspections in Washington, claiming significant cost savings.
Aug 2, 2019 - 12:54 PM
Korean Air’s Aerospace Division has modified a former armed forces helicopter to an unmanned configuration with the aim of creating an armed platform
Aug 1, 2019 - 10:59 AM
The Ku-ME Invest MP-H family uses a similar central body matched to various wing sizes to cater for a wide range of payload options
Jul 31, 2019 - 2:03 PM
ASO, Cobham, Inertial Labs test satcom for commercial UAS beyond line of sight flights