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2014-06-12 12:21:12

DALLAS, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Aerospace & Military Auxiliary Power Unit (APU) Market by Commercial Aircraft (WBA, NBA, and VLA), by Military Aircraft (Fighter and UAV), by Rotarycopter (Civil and Military), by Military Land Vehicle (MBT and Armored vehicles) & by Region (North America, Latin America, Asia-Pacific, Europe, and the Middle East & Africa) -Forecast & Analysis 2014 - 2019", published by MarketsandMarkets, the global aerospace and...

2014-06-11 23:11:54

Drone Now a Part of Sol-Up USA Engineering Operation Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 Sol-Up USA today announces the use of a flying drone to assess roof spaces, revolutionizing photovoltaic (pv) system design and allowing for more optimized and precise calculations and measurements. The engineering and design process for solar pv systems often rely on satellite images. Newly constructed homes do not appear on satellite images until many months later - hence the needs for aerial views...

2014-06-11 08:21:10

MH-60R Sea Hawk pilots can now count on increased surveillance with MQ-8B Fire Scout by their side SAN DIEGO, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and the U.S. Navy successfully flew the unmanned MQ-8B Fire Scout simultaneously with the MH-60R Sea Hawk helicopter for the first time. The capability demonstrates how a mix of aircraft can increase a ship commander's intelligence-gathering capabilities aboard the Littoral Combat Ship....

2014-06-10 12:20:50

Experts will demonstrate how drones can assist law enforcement and emergency responders while safeguarding privacy ORLANDO, Fla., June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Waypoint Global Strategies has accepted an invitation to present the benefits of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) to law enforcement officers from all around the world at this year's International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) conference in Orlando, Florida, October 25-28. Photo -...

2014-06-09 23:03:27

The global Unmanned Underwater Vehicles (UUV) market research report provides market analysis that includes the Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROV) and Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUV) market. (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/unmanned-underwater-vehicles-market-140710720.html) (PRWEB) June 09, 2014 According to new market research report "Unmanned Underwater Vehicles Market by product [ROV (Remotely Operated Vehicles) and AUV (Autonomous Underwater Vehicles)],...

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...

2014-06-04 23:09:14

Collaborated With University of Cincinnati Department of Aeronautical Engineering and Engineering Mechanics to Build Battery-Powered Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 AMP Holding Inc. (OTCBB and OTCQB: AMPD) announced today that its AMP Trucks subsidiary has successfully designed and flown a prototype of its new HorseFly™ battery-powered unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). Steve Burns, AMP CEO said, “HorseFly is the logical extension of our mission to help...

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...

2014-06-02 23:04:27

The 90-Minute Online Business Intelligence Event Updates Status, Practical and Legal Issues Woodland Hills, CA (PRWEB) June 02, 2014 B2BWebinars.net is pleased to announce its 90-minute Unmanned Aircraft Systems for Commercial Enterprise webinar. The cutting-edge business intelligence event will take place on June 10, 2014, at 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM EST. Unmanned aircraft systems are moving into the commercial sector. With cuts in the defense budget and mitigated conflicts overseas, this...


Latest Unmanned aerial vehicle Reference Libraries

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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