Unmanned Systems

Unmanned Systems

UAS operation

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Recent US government-sponsored research provides operators of small UAS helpful guidance for legally operating in proximity to manned aircraft. The Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA)...
counter drones

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The risk that commercial drones pose to aircraft is a growing one. The UK Airprox Board, which monitors reported near misses with aircraft, recorded...
combat robots

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John Bassett, an experienced security consultant, believes combat robots are rapidly becoming “a reality” of modern day warfare. This claim comes after, according to...
reconnaissance UASs

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More unmanned aircraft systems will be delivered to the Philipines. The US government is expected to deliver ScanEagle Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) to the Philippines...
anti-aircraft

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A new naval missile and anti-aircraft artillery weapon system, Pantsir-ME, was presented recently by the Russian corporate Rostec’s subsidiary, Tula KBP. The system provides...
unmanned platforms

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The Australian Defense Force (ADF) will be working towards the delivery of unmanned platforms for military operations, with an AU$50 million injection from the...
drones

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Turkey’s military and procurement officials are increasingly relying on various drone systems, most notably to boost the country’s asymmetrical fight against Kurdish insurgents and...
navy

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The CAMCOPTER S-100 UAS has once again convinced with its outstanding maritime capability when successfully completing qualification flights for the French Navy recently. According to...
surveillance radar

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A new ultra-light surveillance radar, the Gabbiano TS has been unveiled by Leonardo, the result of the company’s efforts to package all the technology...
drone terrorism

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Terrorist groups around the world are taking advantage of the increasing accessibility of drone technology to build and deploy them as weapons. ISIS has...

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The visit of India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Israel is highly important due to the links between this state and the Israeli defense...
homeland security

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Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) has to reorganize to respond to terrorism threat. "Now the reorganization occurs at a backdrop of changing assumptions, in which...
ISIS

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The U.S. Air Force‘s newest MQ-9 Reaper drone, the Block 5 variant, has begun hunting the Islamic State organization, the service said. The medium-altitude drone,...
counter UAVs

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A counter-drone system designed to foil anything from explosive aerial robots to protecti against corporate espionage from the skies was showcased recently. Three German...
smart city

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Months after Dubai unveiled the first flying taxis in the world, Dubai Police recently unveiled another world’s first — autonomous, self-driving miniature police cars...
drone traffic regulation

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The EU has recently presented a blueprint to safely regulate drone traffic in Europe by 2019 in order to tap the growing commercial potential...
uav operational experience

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Iran is sharing its experience of operating UAVs with Russia, including three years of operations over Iraq and Syria. According to ainonline.com, the cooperation...
US air force

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The U.S. Air Force’s newest UAV is small, stealthy and cheap enough to be essentially disposable. The Low-Cost Attritable Aircraft (LCAA) could radically change...

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An unmanned air system (UAS) is sought by the US as a missile defense platform, with the payload and range capability of today’s manned...

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The Spanish Defense Ministry has selected the AUDS (Anti-UAV Defense System) counter-UAV system to protect critical assets and personnel from the growing threat posed...
Autonomous Underwater Vehicles

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Over the past few years, Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs) have turned into a viable solution and an established part of operations in military, commercial...
UAS-onboard radar

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A new detect-and-avoid radar technology for UAS was successfully tested earlier this month in Texas. The Lone Star UAS Center of Excellence and Innovation...

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