Latest UAVs and drones Stories

2012-08-10 23:02:12

Lucintel´s Analysis Outlines Robust Growth for Global UAV Industry Irving,Texas (PRWEB) August 10, 2012 The global UAVindustry experienced a robust growth over the last five years and is expected to continue its growth momentum reaching approximately US$10.7billion in 2017 with a CAGR of 8.0% over next five years (2012-2017). Lucintel, a leading global management consulting and market research firm, has analyzed the global UAV industry and presents its findings in “Global UAV...

Hackable Drones Worry Government Agencies
2012-07-20 12:44:22

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Like it or not, drones may be a very real part of our future -- regular drones, or civilian drones, as they´re called. Rather than being used to spy on our enemies, they´ll be used to deliver our packages and police our streets, and according to the FAA, there could be as many as 30,000 of these automated airborne vehicles before the end of the decade. So, when some University of Texas researchers were able to...

DARPA Reaches Out To Public For UAV Unsuccessfully
2012-07-04 04:17:53

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online DARPA reached out to a community of unmanned air vehicle (UAV) enthusiasts to help create new military aircraft, but failed to find a worthy candidate to win the $100,000 prize. The agency said it set out to determine if a group of enthusiasts could develop a military relevant back-pack portable UAV with specific capabilities. The effort, according to DARPA, sought to inspire innovation and creative thought by lowering barriers to...

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