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2014-06-09 12:21:12

SAN DIEGO, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second year in a row, the U.S. Air Force awarded the prestigious Dr. James G. Roche Sustainment Excellence Award for superior performance in aircraft maintenance and logistics readiness to the U.S. Air Force RQ-4 Global Hawk high altitude, long endurance unmanned aircraft program produced by Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO The Sustainment Excellence Award is named for...

Drones Give Farmers An Eye In The Sky To Keep Track Of Crop Progress
2014-06-05 03:02:19

University of Illinois This growing season, crop researchers at the University of Illinois are experimenting with the use of drones – unmanned aerial vehicles – on the university's South Farms. Dennis Bowman, a crop sciences educator with U. of I. Extension, is using two drones to take aerial pictures of crops growing in research plots on the farms. He presented his findings to farmers and other researchers at the 2014 Ford / Iroquois County Agronomy Day meeting. Bowman...

2014-06-03 12:20:45

ORLANDO, Fla., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- (ORLANDO) Waypoint Global Strategies, Inc., announced that it has brought on Alex Mirot, an Assistant Professor and Program Coordinator for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, to lead the Unmanned Safety Institute, a training, education, and aviation safety institute for UAS. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140603/93552 As Director of the Unmanned Safety Institute, Mr. Mirot will...

hurricane amanda
2014-05-30 03:00:34

NASA During this year's Atlantic hurricane season, NASA is redoubling its efforts to probe the inner workings of hurricanes and tropical storms with two unmanned Global Hawk aircraft flying over storms and two new space-based missions. NASA's airborne Hurricane and Severe Storm Sentinel, or HS3 mission, will revisit the Atlantic Ocean for the fourth year in a row. HS3 is a collaborative effort that brings together several NASA centers with federal and university partners to investigate...

2014-05-28 08:21:39

Flight record is more than 50 percent above those recorded for Global Hawk in 2013 SAN DIEGO, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) High Altitude Long Endurance (HALE) Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) series, which includes the U.S. Air Force RQ-4 Global Hawk, set a new record for mission hours flown in one week, logging 665 hours flying operational and exercise missions during the week ending Feb. 23....

Multi-Research Demonstrates The Future Of Animal-Inspired Drones
2014-05-23 14:27:42

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Drone technology is still in its relative infancy, despite the concept dating back to the mid-1800s when Austrians first sent off unmanned, bomb-filled balloons as a way of attacking Venice remotely. Today, drones are quickly becoming the next high-tech systems that will be employed for everything from military surveillance to search and rescue missions. The drone concept is becoming so trendy that even Amazon has contemplated...

2014-05-22 16:22:04

EDISON, N.J., May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sunlight Photonics Inc announced today the launching of a new product, SUNLINK-5, a small solar UAV (unmanned airborne vehicle) for commercial and civil applications in the low to medium altitude range. Its primary power source comes from sunlight, which enables SUNLINK-5 to perform day-long missions. Sunlight Photonics' UAVs are suitable for a variety of applications, including wireless communications, precision agriculture, land surveys,...

2014-05-21 23:07:51

Air-Vid is announcing its 500th pilot to join its international directory of UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) pilots. Air-Vid, a web-based community of remote aerial pilots, is built with both pilots and those seeking aerial video in mind. Ontario, Canada (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 Aerial pilot directory Air-Vid is announcing the milestone of their 500th drone pilot to join its community, now encompassing UAV pilots from over 44 countries. Air-Vid is a web-based community of remote aerial pilots,...

2014-05-20 23:16:55

Available today, the app RPAS LOGGER LITE offers all professional and hobby Remote Pilots, Drone Pilots, UAV Controllers and Radio Control pilots an integrated application to log their personal flying time while at the same time recording the flight duration for the aircraft and batteries. This creates an integrated flight management system including maintenance and battery management. (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 Available today, the app RPAS LOGGER LITE (RPAS is the new official term for Drones...

2014-05-13 23:04:44

Aerospace Telemetry Market report provides a market analysis of the global aerospace telemetry market over the next five years and also includes the analysis of drivers, challenges, and restraints that impact the industry. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/aerospace-defense-telemetry-market-27039415.html (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 According to the new market research report the "Telemetry Market in Aerospace & Defense (Radio Telemetry, Satellite Telemetry) - Forecast...


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The History Of Drone Technology
2014-05-26 09:05:12

Drones, also known as unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), are pilotless and non-crewed aircraft that are capable of flight either by remote control or through the use of on-board computers. Other names for these types of aircraft are remotely piloted vehicle (RPV), remotely piloted aircraft (RPA), and remotely operated aircraft (ROA). Drones are commonly used by the military, but are also being implemented in search and rescue operations and being utilized in other civil applications, such as...

General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper
2013-10-03 13:25:05

The General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper, once known as the Predator B, is an unmanned aerial vehicle or UAV that was created by the General Atomics Aeronautical Systems (GA-ASI) for the United States Air Force. Air Force members refer to the MQ-9 and other UAVs, also known as drones, as Remotely Piloted Vehicles/Aircraft (RPV/RPA) because humans can control them, but they are capable of autonomous flight as well. This hunter-killer drone is the first of its kind that can be used for long-endurance...

Northrop Grumman MQ-8 Fire Scout
2013-09-24 15:48:13

The Northrop Grumman MQ-8 Fire Scout is an unmanned autonomous helicopter that is used by the United States Armed Forces for reconnaissance missions, situational awareness, and targeting assistance for ground, air, and sea bound soldiers. There are four variants of this UAV, two of which were derived from Schweizer helicopters. The first MQ-8 version, known as the RQ-8A, was used after the Navy retired their RQ-2 Pioneers. The Navy wanted an updated UAV with specific guidelines, including...

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