Reconnaissance

Reconnaissance

Photo illust. soldier US Navy by Kim Smith

The US Army has been buying large amounts of small drones for use among regular units, and it could be that in the near...
MQ-9B SkyGuardian, Photo by GA-ASI

A MQ-9 Reaper, also known as the Sky Guardian, is an unmanned aerial vehicle capable of providing ongoing intelligence, collecting and tracking information autonomously,...
Photo Gambit UAV from GA-ASI website

Unmanned aerial systems are working collaboratively with manned aircraft to detect, identify and target adversaries at range and scale across the battlespace. Gambit, a...
unmanned systems

A new prototype UAV-UGV platform combines two types of propulsion systems activating flying and driving capabilities in one compact and highly integrated autonomous drone. The...

The Russian military has received new coastal defense radar systems. The Monolit-BR coastal sea-surface and air reconnaissance radar system has entered service with the...

A game-changer situational awareness system for combat vehicles is being developed by Defensphere, an Estonian-Croatian company. The Vegvisir system is designed to provide armored...

The global micro UAV market for military applications is projected to register a CAGR of 5.7% over 2020-2030. Nano UAVs will register a growth...

The US Naval Forces Central Command began operational testing of a sailboat-style drone - a saildrone. This is a wind and solar-powered unmanned surface...

The operation of various surveillance devices on the battlefield may be detected by adversaries. A new robot disguised as a stone has been developed...

Russia has begun to promote its first export strike drone Orion-E to the world arms market, the first applications for the drone have been...

Euro drone is a medium altitude long endurance (MALE) remotely piloted aircraft system (RPAS). The multinational unmanned aircraft developed by Germany, Spain, Italy and...
Russian UAV

A new unmanned system was unveiled in Moscow. The ZALA 421-16E5G domestic unmanned aerial vehicle with a hybrid power plant is designed for long-distance...
helicopter

An advanced helicopter has demonstrated its capabilities for the US Army. The S-97 Raider advanced prototype helicopter performed two flights, carrying out low-level maneuvers...
UAV

Iran has shown off an extensive collection of its military drones during the country’s annual National Army Day parade on April 18. The models...
robotic dog

The potential use of robot dogs in the military was recently unveiled during a military exercise.  Spot, the quadruped robot built by Boston Dynamics, has...

When the threat environment at the battlefield was simpler, forces could rely on one major sensor, such as a powerful radar, for their intelligence...

Advanced target acquisition systems were demonstrated in Europe by Elbit Systems. HattoriX, the fire support system launched by the company at the end of...
avenger

Equipped with new technology to boost its autonomous sensing capabilities, an Avenger UAV passed a flight test conducted by General Atomics Aeronautical Systems (GA-ASI). The...

An optical reconnaissance satellite for the French military took off from Guiana Space Center in South America atop a Russian-made Soyuz launcher on December...

Autonomous robotic vehicles offer countless advantages, including in a reconnaissance context. A new model joining the Rheinmetall's Mission Master Autonomous - Unmanned Ground Vehicle...

Motion surveillance missions require advanced imaging devices. A new thermal camera core that offers nearly eight times the field of view of traditional camera...

The European Border and Coast Guard Agency (Frontex) awarded a contract to Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) and its partner Airbus DS Airborne Solutions (ADAS)...