Saudi Arabia Desires Turkish Armed Drones: Erdogan

March 17, 2021 @ 05:48 PM

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that Saudi Arabia requested to purchase combat drones. Saudi Arabia is participating in Philia Forum exercise, along with Greece, France, Egypt, U

Northrop Grumman to Support U.S. Navy, Australia’s MQ-4C Triton Drones...

March 16, 2021 @ 04:13 AM

Northrop Grumman has won a contract valued $82 million to support MQ-4C Triton drones operated by the U.S

AeroVironment Secures Puma 3 tactical UAV Contract from European Nation

March 12, 2021 @ 09:10 AM

AeroVironment announced today it won a $6 million contract to provide Puma 3 AE tactical UAVs to a European allied nation. Delivery is anticipated by April 2021

U.S. Army Uses Laptop installed with GA-ASI Software to Control Gray Eagle...

March 11, 2021 @ 07:55 AM

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA ASI) and the U

Russia Patents a Rocket-propelled “Net” to Ensnare Drones in Flight

March 10, 2021 @ 11:10 AM

A rocket-propelled net that can ensnare drones while in flight and bring them to earth has been patented by a Russian Institute. Unlike other anti-drone devices that can shoot down hostile drones or disable their electronics, this new device equipped with special guidance unit to locate UAVs uses a net deployed at high speed around the drone while in flight

AeroVironment’s Arcturus to Provide VTOL Drones to U.S. Special Ops Command...

March 10, 2021 @ 06:01 AM

Arcturus UAV, wholly-owned by AeroVironment, today won a contract approximately $7 million from the U.S

Turkey’s Bayraktar TB2 Strikes Target at Longest Range Yet

March 9, 2021 @ 05:20 AM

Turkeys Bayraktar TB2 drone hit a target at the longest range to date with smart ammunition in a naval drill held in the Eastern Mediterranean last week. The drone included in Turkeys Naval Forces Command (DzKK) inventory fired MAM-L laser-guided mini smart ammunition during a Blue Homeland 2021 tactical exercise

Australia Agrees to Co-Develop 3 More Loyal Wingman Uncrewed Aircraft

March 2, 2021 @ 04:06 PM

The Australian government has agreed to co-develop a further three Loyal Wingman aircraft with Boeing to advance the air-teaming vehicle, payloads and associated support and training capabilities. The 38-foot (11

Asian Country Orders Hermes 900 UAVs for $300M

March 2, 2021 @ 08:14 AM

Elbit Systems announced today it was awarded an approximately $300 million contract by a country in Asia to supply Hermes 900 Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS). The contract will be performed over a period of five years

Boeing Announces Maiden Flight of Loyal Wingman Drone

March 2, 2021 @ 06:28 AM

Boeing Australia and the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) today announced that the Loyal Wingman uncrewed aircraft completed its first flight. The flight of the first military aircraft to be designed and manufactured in Australia in more than 50 years flew under the supervision of a Boeing test pilot monitoring the aircraft from a ground control station at the Woomera Range Complex

Russian Electronic Warfare Systems Cannot Beat Bayraktar UAVs: Baykar

March 2, 2021 @ 05:47 AM

Haluk Bayraktar, CEO of Baykar that manufactures Bayaraktar TB2 drones has claimed that these aircraft cannot be defeated by Russian electronic warfare (EW) systems. “Russian electronic warfare systems will not be able to interfere with the work of Bayraktar TB2 even for one hour