Russia to Create Drone Flights Control System – Manufacture

The chief constructor of the system, developed by the Russian Space Systems holding said that Russia will create a system to control flights of small unmanned aerial systems (UAS), including small quadcopters.MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Russia will create a system to control flights of small unmanned aerial systems (UAS), including small quadcopters, Mikhail …

AeroVironment Begins Full Rate Production and Shipment of Mantis i45 EO/IR Gimbal Sensor Suite for Puma™ AE UAS

Available for military applications, Mantis i45 greatly enhances AeroVironment Puma™ AE small unmanned aircraft systems’ ISR capabilities Advanced sensors enable Mantis i45 operators to see better and farther, providing more actionable intelligence for better decision making In military operations, Mantis i45 increases the stand-off distance between the Puma AE and …

Fire, police drones caught between saving lives, guarding rights

Photo: Mason Trinca, Special To The Chronicle Kevin White of the Menlo Park Fire Protection District retrieves the drone during a search-and-rescue training at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory in Menlo Park.Battalion Chief Jeff Kleven stood onshore peering through the predawn darkness. He couldn’t see if anyone was inside a car …

Compromise reached between ag, drone operations at Pendleton airport

The Pendleton Airport Commission has agreed to a short-term plan that will keep the northernmost agricultural pad open for crop dusters. A RQ-7B Shadow unmanned aerial vehicle lands at the Eastern Oregon Regional Airport in May 2014 after a short inaugural flight in Pendleton. EO FILE PHOTO The northernmost agricultural …

WE HAVE LIFT-OFF

Cops launch spy drone ‘flying squad’ to chase criminals and hunt for missing people PA:PRESS ASSOCIATION Police are set to launch the first 24 hour drone ‘flying squad’

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.

Martek Marine to play major role in EMSA drone project

Drones used for EMSA project will be compact and maneuverable Rotherham, U.K., headquartered Martek Marine is to play a key role in one of the world’s maritime drone projects. The company has been awarded a two year contract for Remotely Piloted Aircraft Services from the European Marine Safety Agency (EMSA) …