Unmanned Systems

Unmanned Systems

Unmanned ground, aerial and naval systems provide a remotely-operated and autonomous safe option for surveillance, data gathering, inspection, resupply, etc. for defense, security and dual-use missions.
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Increasing new security concerns worldwide have accelerated the development of a wide range of innovative solutions in the fields of first response, air defense,...
UAV

A new collaboration will tackle two major challenges in drone operations beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS): to remotely, globally and simultaneously control over...

French special forces will begin testing Flyboard Air - an individual air-mobility platform. France’s Minister of the Armed Forces Florence Parly said the decision...

Vertiports, landing sites for eVTOL aircraft, are one of the enablers required for regular air mobility. Europe’s first test vertiport is currently being developed...

A “mini-Predator” configuration was showcased of the Jump 20 tactical medium unmanned air vehicle (UAV), a retrofit allowing the UAV to launch multiple Switchblade...

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

As the number of unmanned aerial vehicles delivering goods and services expands, those drones will need highways in the sky to ensure their safe...
non-destructive

Micro-sized cameras have great potential to spot problems in the human body and enable sensing for super-small robots, but past approaches captured fuzzy, distorted...

Manned-unmanned teaming, 5G communications were among the technologies shown at a demonstration performed in Latvia in September. The event reflected the ways defense forces...
INNOTECH broadcast

First drone test flights over cities were carried out in Poland as part of a European initiative. The move is part of the Urban Air...
drone delivery in Israel

The UK's Samad Aerospace is making progress with half-scale prototypes of its E-Starling eVTOL aircraft and has now started taking pre-orders for a smaller...

Target drones are usually used in the training of anti-aircraft crews. Kratos Unmanned Systems Division (KUSD) has recently received a $4.1 million contract award...

The capabilities of the CAMCOPTER S-100 unmanned air vehicle have been recently demonstrated on board a Norwegian coast guard vessel. S-100 is a Vertical...

The US Navy and Boeing are in the process of completing ground tests of the MQ-25 Stingray drone. The aircraft is primarily designed for...
offshore security

The use of satellites has long been the preferred choice for gathering geospatial data for agriculture, forestry, infrastructure, and construction projects. But despite the...

Iran has been using unmanned aerial vehicles for launching attacks and smuggling weapons. Isarel Defense Minister Benny Gantz said that Iran has launched maritime...

Resupply is a major challenge in military operations. The UK Royal Navy is developing new approaches to acquire autonomous solutions to support operational activities...
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A UK elite unit was equipped with advanced drone technology when responding to the suicide bombing incident in Liverpool on November 14. A taxi driver...

Official disclosure of a US stealth unmanned aircraft vehicle may happen soon, observers believe. The U.S. Air Force's secret 'RQ-180' high-altitude, long-endurance (HALE) flying-wing...
police

In an emergency situation when every second counts and time is a critical factor, communications and accurate positioning are vital to the work of...
china uav

A video released by the Chinese Air Force shows its WZ-7 jet-powered high-altitude, long-endurance (HALE), reconnaissance unmanned aircraft. The large drone, also known as “Soaring...

In recent years, Turkey has been gaining momentum in the global defense and aviation industry. In the UAVs field, Turkey has several companies and...