Latest Unmanned Aircraft Stories

2010-01-25 07:15:00

LAS CRUCES, N.M., Jan. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- The UVS International General Assembly, which was held in Paris, France on January 12, 2010, elected its new Board of Directors for the years 2010 and 2011.

2009-12-11 07:30:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Defense companies that wish to claim a stake in the intensely competitive unmanned aircraft system (UAS) market will find the task challenging.

2009-10-15 10:00:00

GRAND FORKS, N.D., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of North Dakota John D.

2009-06-16 03:00:00

YUMA PROVING GROUNDS, Ariz. and PARIS, June 16, 2009 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), with its teammate XRDi, completed testing of its KillerBee unmanned aircraft system heavy fuel engine.

2009-06-15 09:30:00

YUMA PROVING GROUNDS, Ariz., and PARIS, June 15, 2009 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) tested a miniature common datalink that enables the KillerBee unmanned aircraft system to operate on an open network architecture. "With a common datalink and an open architecture system, KillerBee can communicate with any sensor or shooter on the network," said Bob Francois, Raytheon Missiles System's vice president of Advanced Missiles and Unmanned Systems.

2009-05-05 09:00:00

Meets requirement for Small Tactical UAS-Tier II competition YUMA PROVING GROUND, Ariz., May 5, 2009 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) KillerBee unmanned aircraft system demonstrated it can be recovered from a net on a moving platform, simulating an at-sea recovery. The KillerBee UAS features a blended-wing aircraft body design.

2009-01-20 06:45:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the U.S. unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) market, Frost & Sullivan presents General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc.

2008-02-28 17:29:32

LONDON (AP) -- Military experts have warned that terrorists could use unmanned drones in aerial attacks, saying robotics offered a frighteningly easy way to evade security.

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