Boeing to Set up Factory in Australia to Assemble 'Loyal Wingman' Airpower...

September 22, 2021 @ 02:51 AM

Boeing has selected Toowoomba in Queensland, Australia to set up the companys first aircraft assembly facility of its kind outside of North America to produce the Boeing Airpower Teaming System drones (also known as Loyal Wingman). The announcement comes days after Australia abrogated a deal with France to build conventionally-powered submarines...

Turkey Delivers First Bayraktar TB2 UAVs to Morocco

September 21, 2021 @ 01:26 PM

Turkey reportedly handed over first units of Bayraktar TB2 combat drones to Morocco last week. The Royal Moroccan Armed Forces (Far-Maroc) signed an agreement with Turkish drone maker Baykar Savunma for 13 Bayraktar TB2s in April

Boeing to Set up New Factory in Illinois to Build MQ-25 Stingray...

September 18, 2021 @ 01:41 PM

Boeing will build the U.S

UK’s CAA Approves First Point-to-Point GA-ASI SeaGuardian Flight

September 17, 2021 @ 04:50 AM

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) flew its MQ-9B SeaGuardian Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) from Lincolnshire, England to Moray, Scotland on Sept

Leonardo, Northrop Grumman to Join Hands on VTOL Drones

September 16, 2021 @ 12:27 PM

Leonardo and Northrop Grumman today announced a partnership to pursue opportunities in the Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL) Uncrewed Aerial Systems (UAS) domain. Drawing on Leonardos expertise in rotorcraft and Northrop Grummans capabilities in advanced aeronautics and next generation autonomous uncrewed aerial systems, the companies will focus on jointly addressing global...

Moog Aircraft Group Builds eVTOL Prototype for U.S.A.F.’s Flying Cars Project...

September 16, 2021 @ 05:30 AM

Moog Aircraft Group has created prototype electric vertical takeoff and landing vehicle (eVTOL) ‘SureFly S25 for the U.S

Leonardo Integrates USAF Research Lab’s NINJA technology into RAF’S Counter-drone System...

September 15, 2021 @ 11:14 AM

eonardo has integrated the US Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL)s NINJA technology into the Royal Air Force ORCUS counter-drone system. NINJA (Negation of Improvised Non-State Joint Aerial threats) can electronically take command of a hostile drone

British MoD Employed Israeli DRONE DOME C-UAS System at G7 Summit in...

September 15, 2021 @ 07:50 AM

The British Ministry of Defence employed Rafaels DRONE DOME counter-UAV system to protect world leaders during the G7 Summit held in June 2021 in Cornwall, England from unmanned aerial threats. Three years ago, Britains Defence Ministry purchased several DRONE DOME systems which it has successfully employed in a multitude of operational scenarios, including for protecting both the physical site and participants of this years G7 summit, Rafael said in a statement on September 13

BAE-Malloy Aeronautics Team to Develop Electric Heavy-lift UAS

September 15, 2021 @ 07:21 AM

BAE Systems and Malloy Aeronautics plan to develop an all-electric ‘heavy lift uncrewed air system (UAS) as a potential new solution to deliver cost-effective, sustainable rapid response capability to military, security and civilian customers. The all-electric powered concept vehicle will be designed with a top speed of 140 kmph and the ability to carry a 300kg payload with a range of 30 km

UMS Skeldar’s V-150 Drone Flies BVLOS for First Time as Part of...

September 14, 2021 @ 10:25 AM

UMS Skeldar announced at the DSEI 2021 exhibition that its Skeldar V-150 UAS platform performed the successful Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) flight as part of ECAROs customer service operations project. UMS Skeldar participated in three weeks of flight demonstrations at Grottaglie Airport in Italy – deploying a full crew, remote pilot station and the V-150 platform

Zala Aero Drone Performs 12 Hour Flight Without Satellite Navigation

September 13, 2021 @ 12:52 PM

A hybrid UAV made by Russias Zala Aero performed a 12 hour flight by solely relying on its new onboard visual navigation system (VNS). The VNS provides freedom from satellite navigation and is implemented in a closed circuit of the aircraft