USAF Picks Northrop Anti-Drone Defense System

July 9, 2020 @ 10:13 AM

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Israeli University Develops Tech to Locate Operators of Hostile Drones

July 8, 2020 @ 04:38 AM

Cyber researchers from Ben Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) have created algorithms to pinpoint the location of drone operators operating maliciously near airports or protected airspace by analyzing the flight path of the drone. The paper, which was led by senior lecturer and drone expert Dr

Serbia Inducts Six CH-92A Attack Drone Purchased from China

July 5, 2020 @ 02:58 PM

Serbian President, Aleksandar Vučić officially inducted six Chinese CH-92A attack/reconnaissance drones into the countrys armed forces on Saturday. Speaking on the occasion, President Vučić said that Serbia had procured six unmanned aerial vehicles in the People's Republic of China

Libyan War Claimed 25 Large military Drones in 2020

July 2, 2020 @ 05:35 AM

The Libyan Civil War, touted as the largest drone war in the world, has seen 17 Turkish Bayraktar TB2 and 8 Chinese Wing Loong UAVs belonging to the two warring parties being destroyed in the last six months. In April and May, 15 drones crashed or were shot down in Libya

Serbia Receives Chinese CH-92A Attack Drones

July 1, 2020 @ 09:17 AM

Chinese "Rainbow" CH-92A attack drones arrived at Bataitsa Military Airport near the Serbian capital of Belgrade today. A cargo plane landed in Bataitsa, which transported the CH-92A to Serbia, local media reports said quoting military sources

New Drones, Anti-Drone Guns for S.Korean Military

July 1, 2020 @ 07:33 AM

South Koreas Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) has approved a plan to acquire new drones and anti-drone guns for the military under the emergency route. DAPA Officials told Yonhap that the country wants to acquire two types of surveillance drones, small unmanned aircraft and portable anti-drone guns for 30 billion won ($25

Israel’s IAI, Iron Drone Firms to Add Interception Capabilities to Anti-Drone System...

June 30, 2020 @ 08:28 AM

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) and Iron Drone announced Monday they entered into an agreement for the integration of interception capabilities into IAIs advanced anti-drone system, Drone Guard. The intercepting drone can be launched during day or night from a docking station that hosts several ready-to-use drones

Turkey to Start VTOL Cargo Drone Serial Production in 2021

June 29, 2020 @ 08:36 AM

Turkey plans to kick-off serial production of its vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) Cargo UAV next year. “A contract has been signed with the Turkish Aviation and Space Industry (TAI) for the VTOL Cargo UAV project

Moroccan Apache Gunships to Receive Video from MQ-1 Predator Drones?

June 27, 2020 @ 08:41 AM

The multi-billion dollar Moroccan deal for AH-64 Apaches also includes acquisition of manned-unmanned teaming kits (MUTKs) that will enable the gunship to collaborate with surveillance drones. While Boeing only announced it scored a contract to provide 24 attack helicopters, the U

US Navy to Procure 2 MQ-9A Reaper UAVs from General Atomics

June 23, 2020 @ 10:18 AM

The United States Navy has contracted General Atomics to provide two MQ-9A Reaper unmanned air systems (UAS) for $26.86 million

Australia Orders Triton Remotely Piloted Aircraft System

June 23, 2020 @ 09:51 AM

Northrop Grumman has scored a deal to supply an additional MQ-4C Triton Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) System to Australia. Following the acquisition, the Australian Triton fleet will comprise three aircraft securing the countrys borders

Rostec to Kick-start Serial Production of Robotic Convertiplanes

June 18, 2020 @ 05:44 AM

Rostecs Roselektronika and Aeroxo, a Russian start-up, are planning to begin serial production of robotic convertiplanes, the type of aircraft that utilizes rotor power for vertical takeoff and landing and converts to fixed-wing lift in normal flight. Applications include transportation of goods, control of ice conditions in the Far North, as well as as part of complex projects for monitoring extended facilities of critical infrastructure, Rostec said in a statement Wednesday