AeroVironment to Deliver Puma 3AE, Wasp AE UAS to U.S. Ally

December 2, 2021 @ 02:23 PM

AeroVironment announced today it received a $4 million contract to provide Puma 3 AE and Wasp AE small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and related support. The U

GA-ASI Completes System-Level Tests for Royal Air Force's Protector RPA

December 1, 2021 @ 03:59 AM

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. (GA-ASI) said today it completed key system-level tests for the new Protector RG Mk1 Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA)

General Atomics Wins $11.4M for Dutch MQ-9A Update

November 30, 2021 @ 04:47 AM

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. (GA-ASI) won a contract valued $10

Russia Sold 50 Orlan-10E Drones to International Customers

November 25, 2021 @ 02:19 PM

Russia's Rosoboronexport has so far sold over 50 Orlan-10E reconnaissance drones, head of the company Alexander Mikheev revealed today. Two likely customers of the Orlan-10E are

Kazakhstan Orders 3 Turkish 'Anka' Medium-Altitude-Long-Range UAVs

November 25, 2021 @ 11:54 AM

Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) has reportedly committed to sell three Anka medium-altitude, long-endurance (MALE) drones to Kazakhstan. A military cooperation agreement was signed between the two countries back in May

French Army Starts Receiving Parrot Anafi Micro-Drones

November 24, 2021 @ 12:28 PM

The French Ministry of Defense announced today that the military has begun receiving first batch of Parrot Anafi micro-drones. The 77 micro-drone systems are being delivered to the drone training center (CFD) of the 61st Artillery Regiment (61st RA)

Turkey to Develop UAV Aircraft Carrier, Negotiations on With Spain

November 24, 2021 @ 10:17 AM

Turkey could become the first country to develop an aircraft carrier specifically designed for drones. “We see that the concept of an aircraft carrier is starting to change as Turkey also brought about a new concept of an ‘unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) aircraft carrier– that has attracted global attention,” Ismail Demir, head of the Presidency of Defense Industries (SSB), told government-owned Anadolu Agency (AA) yesterday

Rheinmetall Acquires German Drone Manufacturer EMT

November 23, 2021 @ 10:07 AM

Rheinmetall is taking over the activities of EMT, a well-known German unmanned aerial vehicle maker. The Group intends to maintain the company's four locations in Bavaria and Schleswig-Holstein and to integrate the current staff into the Rheinmetall workforce

U.S. Navy Conducts Ground Tests of MQ-25 Stingray

November 23, 2021 @ 09:00 AM

The U.S

GA-ASI Wins $32M for Belgium MQ-9B Deal

November 19, 2021 @ 04:22 AM

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. (GA-ASI) won a contract worth $32 million for the Belgium MQ-9B SkyGuardian procurement

U.S. Army Orders Gray Eagle Drones

November 19, 2021 @ 04:13 AM

The U.S

AeroVironment Unveils Mantis i45 N Multi-Sensor Imaging Payload for Nighttime ISR

November 17, 2021 @ 04:06 AM

AeroVironment today introduced the Mantis i45 N, a multi-sensor nighttime imaging payload compatible with Puma 2 AE, Puma 3 AE and Puma LE small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). Lightweight (905 g) and compact, the new Mantis i45 N joins AeroVironments expansive Mantis product line of micro-gimbals delivering high-quality video and imagery downlink to UAS operators