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.

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
Boeing passenger air vehicle
Jan 23, 2019 - 11:56 AM
Boeing NeXT's fully autonomous electric vertical takeoff and landing prototype aircraft made its first flight January 22nd.
Bayrakter TB2 Block B
Jan 23, 2019 - 5:22 AM
The recent deal to supply Bayraktar TB2 UAVs to Ukraine brings with it further cooperation with Turkey, which also includes transport aircraft development.
Jan 22, 2019 - 7:59 PM
A pair of drones were detected Tuesday night in the approach path for Newark Liberty Airport at 3,500 feet.