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SkyeBrowse launches Hyper – Enhanced 3D modeling software for accident reconstruction and tactical operations

SkyeBrowse, the fastest and easiest drone reality capture platform, launches a new, upgraded version of its proprietary software: Hyper. Designed for departments that require the highest level of clarity, Hyper creates true-to-life 3D models in as little as 2 minutes. Agencies with Hyper will be able to tactically scout out

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American Made sUAS Target Drone

Autonomous Flight Technologies, Inc. has developed and prototyped an American made target drone designed to be utilized in CUAS testing named T.H.R.E.A.T (Tactical High Reconnaissance Aerial Evasive Target). Basically, instead of companies shooting down consumer rated drones from China, our system, having been designed and manufactured in the USA,

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Wingcopter – UAV Maintenance Technician (m/f/d)

Do you want to shape the future of aviation? Do you share our vision of saving and improving lives through technology with a purpose? Then join our ambitious team of young talents and experienced professionals! We at Wingcopter design innovative, high-performance drones that are operated all over the world in

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NASA Will Send a Fleet of Helicopter Drones to Fly Over Mars

NASA has finished the system requirements review for its Mars Sample Return Program, which is nearing completion of the conceptual design phase. During this phase, the program team evaluated and refined the architecture to return the scientifically selected samples, which are currently in the collection process by NASA’s Perseverance rover

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Quantum-Systems to open new regional hub in Brisbane/Australia

Quantum-Systems GmbH, innovative developer, designer, and producer of advanced eVTOL UAVs today announced that it has incorporated a wholly owned subsidiary in Brisbane, Australia. The formation of Quantum-Systems Pty. Ltd, also known as Quantum-Systems Australia, follows the stand-up of Quantum-Systems Inc. in the United States in January of this year

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New UAV ‘Made in Ukraine’

Ukrainian engineers and programmers have created an unmanned aerial vehicle. They recently tested the seventh version of the drone, which was designed with the military in mind. What we know The drone is called Made in Ukraine, so you do not have to specify where it was developed. As part

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ZeroEyes Receives Second United States Air Force AFWERX Direct-to-Phase II SBIR Grant

ZeroEyes A.I. Gun Detection to Be Integrated with Unmanned Ground Vehicle (UGV) Technology to Enhance Automated Threat Detection at Minot Air Force Base ZeroEyes, creators of the only A.I.-based gun detection video analytics platform that holds the US Department of Homeland Security SAFETY Act Designation, today announced it has received

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uAvionix Ships 50,000th ADS-B OUT Solution for General Aviation – Setting the Stage for the Next Era of Aviation

In the second quarter of 2022, uAvionix celebrated its 50,000th ADS-B OUT shipment into the global General Aviation (GA) market. This number combines total shipments into certified and uncertified aircraft and includes the industry-changing skyBeacon, tailBeacon, and tailBeaconX products – specifically designed to reduce total cost of ownership by

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Leonardo to Develop VTOL UAV for UK Royal Navy

The UK Royal Navy is moving a step closer to operating crewless helicopters. The UK MoD has awarded a £60 million contract to Leonardo to design and develop a cutting-edge uncrewed helicopter. The three-tonne demonstrator – less than a third of the weight of a Merlin helicopter – could provide

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Boeing’s Forgotten Experimental Bomber | Boeing YB-9

The Boeing YB-9 (Also known as the Model 214/215/246) was the company’s first all-metal bomber design. In 1930, the bomber squadrons operated by the US Army Air Corps mostly consisted of slow biplanes. Boeing had recently built its successful all-metal Monomail transport, and wanted to use their experience to build

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AFWERX Gives Greenlight to Build Hybrid LTA ORB Prototype

This AFWERX STTR Phase II award is a follow-on to the Phase I STTR LTA Hybrid Electric Orb forUrban Air Mobility study awarded in 2021. https://www.suasnews.com/2022/05/lta-hybrid-electric-orb-for-urban-air-mobility/ We see a myriad of eVTOL configurations offered as Advanced Air Mobility solutions. Most eVTOL designs are power-hungry during the take-off, landing and transition

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Hyundai Motor Group’s Supernal Unveils eVTOL Vehicle Cabin Concept at 2022 Farnborough International Airshow

Supernal (the Company) today revealed its initial eVTOL vehicle cabin concept at Farnborough International Airshow, providing the first look at how Hyundai Motor Group (the Group) is integrating automotive capabilities to develop the Advanced Air Mobility (AAM) market. Supernal partnered with the Group’s design studios to create the cabin concept

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BAE Systems Reveals New Unmanned Combat Aircraft Designs

BAE Systems has unveiled two new “agile and affordable” unmanned aircraft concepts to meet the demands of a “complex and rapidly evolving battlespace.” The public debut of these designs follows recent and very open discussions on the part of the U.K. Royal Air Force, including additional details announced just earlier

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Wing Unveils New Drone Projects for More Delivery Options

Wing has unveiled a series of new prototype aircraft designed to handle a variety of payloads. The company said the new drones will share the same underlying components with the aircraft currently in use delivering pharmaceuticals and other small packages in the suburbs outside of Dallas-Fort Worth. Aircraft operate most

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GA-ASI Welcomes New SkyGuardian(r) Mission Trainer to FTTC

The first MQ-9B SkyGuardian® Mission Trainer has been delivered to the Flight Test and Training Center (FTTC), a facility in Grand Forks, ND owned and operated by General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI). The new Mission Trainer is designed and delivered by CAE to provide realistic synthetic mission training for

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uAvionix Announces World’s First Mode 5 IFF Level 2-B Combined Transponder-Receiver

uAvionix has announced successful development of the world’s first Mode 5 Identification Friend or Foe (IFF) Level 2 Broadcast (M5L2B) combined transponder-receiver (CTR). The CTR is being designed as a form and fit replacement upgrade to the AIMS-certified (Mk XIIB) RT-2087/ZPX, the world’s smallest Mode 5 transponder. The upgrade will

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uAvionix announces development of world’s first Mode 5 IFF Level 2-B Combined Transponder-Receiver (CTR)

Today uAvionix announced successful development of the world’s first Mode 5 Identification Friend or Foe (IFF) Level 2 Broadcast (M5L2B) combined transponder-receiver (CTR). The CTR is being designed as a form and fit replacement upgrade to the AIMS-certified (Mk XIIB) RT-2087/ZPX, the world’s smallest Mode 5 transponder. The upgrade

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Advanced Simulation Software Accelerates Aerial Autonomy

Animal Dynamics has announced a collaboration with the University of Manchester to improve the realism of its simulated environment and accelerate the commercial rollout of its Unmanned Aircraft System, Stork STM. Wind simulation plays a crucial role in design and development, exposing Unmanned Aircraft Systems to numerous wind

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Indian Security Forces Test IDR’s Nano UAV

Noida-based Indian Defence Reforms’ (IDR’s) Doot MK-I, a nano unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) – designed for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) – has undergone initial tests by India’s National Security Guard (NSG) in June, Mayank Pratap Singh, co-founder and CEO of IDR, told Janes at East Tech 2022, held in

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Wingcopter Product Support Manager (m/f/d)

Do you want to shape the future of aviation? Do you share our vision of saving and improving lives through technology with a purpose? Then join our ambitious team of young talents and experienced professionals! We at Wingcopter design innovative, high-performance drones that are operated all over the world in

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Cambium and Applied Aeronautics Partner to Produce Low-Cost, High-Survivability Military & Commercial Drones

Mojave, CA-based Cambium and Austin, TX-based Applied Aeronautics announced today that they have signed a commercial and product development agreement to design, manufacture, and commercialize low-cost, high-production rate, enhanced-survivability Group 1, 2 & 3 unmanned aerial systems (UAS) for defense and commercial customers. With an emphasis on durability, these new

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US Navy Demos MCM Equipment Prototype on MQ-8C

The U.S. Navy recently demonstrated a mine countermeasure (MCM) prototype technology aboard the MQ-8C Fire Scout UAS at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida, proving a capability that could allow the warfighter to rapidly detect and respond to threats. The objective of the demonstration was to gather performance data for both

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