Free Newsletters - Space News - Defense Alert - Environment Report - Energy Monitor
News About UAVs
March 27, 2015
Tern enables small ships to host their own UAVs
Washington DC (SPX) Mar 26, 2015
DARPA has awarded prime contracts for Phase 2 of Tern, a joint program between DARPA and the U.S. Navy's Office of Naval Research (ONR). The goal of Tern is to give forward-deployed small ships the ability to serve as mobile launch and recovery sites for medium-altitude, long-endurance unmanned aerial systems (UAS). These systems could provide long-range intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) and other capabilities over greater distances and time periods than is possible with current ... read more

.
Buy Advertising Media Advertising Kit Editorial & Other Enquiries Privacy statement
Free Newsletters - Delivered Daily Via Email - Space - War - Terra - Energy
..

Satellite Services supplies on-board sub-systems for smallsats and microsats.
..
DARPA, Navy contract for new UAS-ship capability
..
Amazon says US too late on drone rules
..
US allows Amazon to test drones
..
Tempur-Pedic Mattress Comparison & Memory Foam Mattress Review
. .
Military Space News, Nuclear Weapons, Missile Defense
China hits out at Japan over defence spending worries

Japan launches replacement spy satellite

Saudi strikes Yemen rebels as Iran warns of 'dangerous step'

Taiwan protesters scuffle with police over China flight route

UK data hub will maximize benefits of Europe's EO program

US and UAE Ink Bilateral Space Cooperation

US 'hijacking' victory in Iraq's Tikrit: militia groups

..
US aircraft strike IS drone in Iraq: officials
US warplanes have bombed a small drone used by Islamic State extremists in Iraq, marking the first time American-led forces had targeted an unmanned aircraft flown by the jihadists, officials said Wednesday. ... more
..
US loses contact with drone over Syria: officials
The US military lost communication with a Predator drone over Syria on Tuesday and is looking into claims by state media in Damascus that the robotic aircraft was shot down, officials said. ... more
..
Syria air defence shoots down US drone: state media
Syria's military has shot down a US drone over the coastal province of Latakia, a stronghold of President Bashar al-Assad, state media said on Tuesday. ... more
..
Draganfly offers turnkey agricultural remote sensing solution
Unmanned aerial vehicles are instrumental in collecting multispectral imaging and provide data rich images, which are not visible to the naked eye. Draganfly Innovations now provides an all-inclusiv ... more
..
Pakistan tests homemade armed drone, missile: military
Pakistan successfully tested a homemade armed drone and a laser-guided missile Friday, the military said, taking it a step closer to acquiring the technology it has long demanded from the United States. ... more
..
Argentina to make military drones
Argentina will manufacture locally designed military drones, according to an announcement Tuesday in the official government gazette. ... more
..
New drone uses smart technology from Sweden
Inxide - which was started with assistance from Fouriertransform - has developed a chassis for the eXom professional drone from Swiss company senseFly. Inxide's patented technologies and an advanced ... more
..
Two Ton Drone: Russian Company Developing New Versatile Multipurpose UAV
Engineers at the United Instrument Corporation, a branch of the state-owned innovation corporation Rostec, have conceptualized a new two-ton unmanned aerial vehicle, capable of transporting supplies ... more
Free Newsletters - Delivered Daily Via Email - Space - War - Terra - Energy
..
..
NMSU Physical Science Lab tests new unmanned aircraft system with Vanilla Aircraft
Under the New Mexico State University Physical Science Laboratory Unmanned Aircraft Flight Test Center's Certificate of Authorization, Vanilla Aircraft LLC successfully completed the first flight Fe ... more
..
Talking drone technology developed by Australian researchers
Australian scientists have developed a talking drone that can converse with air traffic controllers as a pilot would, the lead researcher told Xinhua on Friday. Dr Reece Clothier, leader of th ... more
..
Predator B drone being offered to Spain
Predator B remotely piloted aircraft are to be offered to the Spanish government under a teaming agreement between GA-ASI and Spanish engineering company SENER. ... more
..
RAAF commences unmanned aerial system training in the United States
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Defence, Darren Chester, has announced that the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) has commenced training aircrew and support staff on United States Air Fo ... more
..
UN report urges drones for peace missions
A UN report is calling for drones to be deployed in most peacekeeping missions as part of a major technological leap needed to help the United Nations confront world crises, the lead expert of the study said Monday. ... more
..
State Department OKs export of armed drones
The United States will now allow the sale of armed unmanned aerial systems to other countries on a case-by-case basis, the State Department said. ... more
..
IAI, Alpha Design Technologies in UAV deal for India
The production and marketing in India of mini-unmanned aerial vehicles is to be undertaken by Israel Aerospace Industries and Alpha Design Technologies. ... more
..
GA-ASI tests sense-and-avoid radar on Predator UAV
A pre-production sense-and-avoid radar system for remotely piloted vehicles has been flight tested aboard a Predator B by General Atomics Aeronautical Systems. ... more
Free Newsletters - Delivered Daily Via Email - Space - War - Terra - Energy
..
24/7 Energy News Coverage
The key to the long-term storage of DOC in the deep ocean

New transitory form of silica observed

Landmark study proves that magnets can control heat and sound

Twisted light increases efficiency of quantum cryptography systems

Additives to biodegrade plastics don't work

An explanation for the Fermi-Pasta-Ulam system problem

New technology converts packing peanuts to battery components

..
Alibaba deploys drones to deliver tea in China
Echoing US online retailer Amazon, Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba on Wednesday tested its first drone delivery service, promising to whisk ginger tea to customers within an hour despite tight controls on airspace. ... more
..
Drone targets senior Shebab militant in Somalia: US
US drone aircraft targeted a senior figure in Somalia's Shebab militia, the Pentagon said Tuesday, in the latest bid to take out leaders of the Al-Qaeda-linked group. ... more
..
Northrop Grumman to start building Global Hawks for Korea
Northrop Grumman reports it is to start production of RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned aircraft systems for South Korea. ... more
..
Chinese company limits US drone use after White House crash
A Chinese drone maker which created the small quadcopter that recently crashed on White House grounds said Wednesday it is updating its drones to prohibit flight over the US capital. ... more
..
Raytheon acquires remote sensing, UAS tech company
Raytheon reports it has enhanced the prospects of growing its unmanned aerial systems business through the acquisition of Sensintel Inc. ... more
..
Drone entrepreneur settles US 'reckless flying' case
A European entrepreneur who challenged the right of US authorities to regulate small drones has settled his case with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), his lawyer said Thursday. ... more
..
Russia Develops Two New Drones, Ready for Testing
The Russian United Instrument Corporation (UIC) has constructed two prototype versions of reconnaissance and strike drones, code-named "Chirok," and is currently preparing them for tests, a source a ... more
..
Establishing a CODE for UAVs to fly together
The U.S. military's investments in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) have proven invaluable for missions from intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) to tactical strike. Most of the ... more
The contents herein, unless otherwise known to be public domain, are Copyright 1995-2011 - SpaceDaily. AFP and UPI Wire Stories are copyright Agence France-Presse and United Press International. ESA Portal Reports are copyright European Space Agency. All NASA sourced material is public domain. Additional copyrights may apply in whole or part to other bona fide parties. Advertising does not imply endorsement, agreement or approval of any opinions, statements or information provided by SpaceDaily on any web page published or hosted by SpaceDaily. Privacy statement
Free Newsletters - Delivered Daily Via Email - Space - War - Terra - Energy
..
Buy Advertising Media Advertising Kit Editorial & Other Enquiries Privacy statement