Airware and senseFly Sign Global Partnership Agreement to Bring Survey-Grade Aerial Mapping to the Enterprise

Airware to leverage senseFly’s eBee Plus fixed-wing drone as part of large-area data collection & analysis solutions San Francisco, CA/Cheseaux-sur-Lausanne (April 25, 2017) – Airware, which provides end-to-end solutions that turn aerial data into actionable business intelligence for enterprises, has signed a global distribution agreement with senseFly, the world’s leading …

READY, SET, TAKE OFF; 1/12 TESTS UAS

Lance Cpl. Nicholas Powell, a Marine with 1st Battalion, 12th Marine Regiment, prepares to throw the Unmanned Aerial System at Marine Corps Training Area Bellows, Hawaii, March 8, 2017. The UAS is mainly used for aerial reconnaissance and can also be used for observation, local security, targeting, and prosecuting.

Israeli Army to Introduce ‘New Generation’ Drones in Combat Zones

The Israeli Defense Forces Artillery is to begin testing a new drone, which according to sources, will greatly improve intelligence gathering and can be used in combat zones. The new drone, called Skylark 3, will begin trial operations in April 2017. The testing of the Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) will be carried …

The Drone That Mimics Spaceships

Want to test communications during atmospheric reentry without risking your spaceplane? There’s a drone for that. HASS doesn’t fly so much as fall with style, just like the spacecraft it emulates (NASA)

China developing stealth drones

BEIJING : China’s largest missile maker is developing military drones with stealth abilities that can evade anti-aircraft weapons, the official China Daily said on Thursday, in another advance for the country’s ambitious military modernisation programme.

Pentagon Awards $19 Million to Support Drones in Kandahar, Nevada

Battlespace Flight Services has been awarded two contracts worth $19 million for remotely piloted aircraft operations and maintenance support at Kandahar Air Base in Afghanistan and Creech Air Force Base in the US State of Nevada, the Department of Defense announced in a press release. WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — Virginia-based Battlespace Flight …

Avalon 2017: Triton UAV to deploy to Guam in 2018

The first deployment of Northrop Grumman’s MQ-4C Triton maritime patrol unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) will be to the Andersen Air Force Base (AFB) in Guam in 2018, a year later than previously announced by the US Navy (USN). It will occur as part of an early operational capability deployment. A …