Unmanned Systems

Unmanned Systems

In a first demonstration, India’s Army has showcased offensive 75-drone swarm operations during the country’s Army Day parade. The swarm simulated taking down a...

China deployed a large unmanned aerial vehicle for ecological protection. The UAV was designed to generate artificial precipitation in northwest China’s Gansu Province.  The flight...
UTM

Unmanned Traffic Management (UTM) is the platform that will allow unmanned aerial vehicles and manned aircraft to operate harmoniously in the same airspace.  The UTM...

Chemical reconnaissance (recce) on foot and in specially modified vehicles is currently carried out by specialist personnel in the event of suspected or confirmed...

Automotive giant GM wants to reshape personal transportation with futuristic aerial taxis. The company has unveiled a single-seater drone, a VTOL craft with a...

Current mobile networks are capable of serving drones in the low-altitude airspace. The fifth-generation mobile network 5G can provide more effective and efficient connectivity...

A new nanofiber sensing technology can detect a wide variety of chemicals, with widespread application in a multitude of industries and sectors, including military...
border security

The US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is enhancing its border protection capabilities with new surveillance platforms. The agency has awarded FLIR Systems a contract...
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Four MQ-9B SkyGuardian unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) will be built for Belgium under terms of a $188.9 million contract. The US Department of State...
robotics

Robotics, autonomy and artificial intelligence will change the character of warfare in coming decades. The US Army is ramping up investments in robotic systems...
drone detection device

A key part of safeguarding public security is being able to detect dangerous or unsafe situations before they occur. Quantum-enabled radar technology research aims...
intelligent camera

Inspired by the human eye, new technology under development has great potential for autonomous vehicle image processing, promising to improve the efficiency of autonomous...

A US Air Force project is designed to build data links that enable semi-autonomous weapons to ‘swarm’ a target. The new munitions being designed...

The world’s first cargo drone logistics facility will be built in Japan. The new drone port will be part of ESR Cayman’s new 365,000-square-meter,...

The US Coast Guard needs higher Interoperability and networking levels. Modern threat environments require more dispersed, yet interoperable mission tasks, a dual-pronged tactical approach...
counter drone

The danger emanating from cheap, commercial drones has become more and more challenging. Small drones can interfere in air spaces causing damages and can...

Accessing remote sites by ground transportation is sometimes challenging. When medical resupplies are at stake, this becomes a critical problem. A new development will...

A new request for proposals demonstrates that the US Army’s new fighting vehicle will be designed with an unprecedented amount of decision-making power to...

Drone control and gaming are becoming faster and more accurate, thanks to a fully one-handed controller for drones and video games developed by Russian...
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Spain has been enhancing its unmanned aircraft vehicle swarming capabilities. The Spanish Ministry of Defense has awarded a contract to the local company Escribano...

Japan is on track to develop fully autonomous fighter jets that will be deployed as early as 2035. The move is seen as an...

Imagine a coronavirus test being dropped at your front door. Many remote communities do not have easy access to testing centers and medical supplies...

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