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Northrop Grumman Announces New Orders for Firebird OPA

Marking its European debut, Northrop Grumman’s Firebird product line will be showcased at the Royal International Air Tattoo at RAF Fairford, in the United Kingdom, July 19-21. The company is also announcing signed agreements with Tenax Aerospace and Grand Sky Development Company, LLC for rights to purchase Firebird, the company’s

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Qatari Defense Firm Buys an Aerosonde UAS

A Qatari defense firm with its headquarters in Charleston recently purchased a surveillance drone as part of its plan to provide intelligence services to unspecified international customers. Barzan Aeronautical bought an Aerosonde unmanned aircraft from Textron Systems at last month’s Paris Air Show, Providence, R.I.-based Textron said in a written

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DroneBase Purchases Betterview’s Roof-Reporting Software To Provide End-To-End Property Inspection Services

DroneBase, the leading global drone services company, today announced that it has acquired Betterview’s drone roof inspection software and services, establishing the company’s first foray into analytics and first purchase. The transition will seamlessly carry over both the software technology and customers to DroneBase, while Betterview will solely focus on

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Interior Department Approves Government Edition DJI Models

The Interior Department authorized officials to buy drones from a Chinese manufacturer that experts in government and industry view as a national security threat. On July 3, the agency approved the purchase of two specific models of drones built by SZ DJI Technology, a Chinese firm that occupies nearly three-quarters

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DroneShield releases DroneGun MKIII

DroneShield Ltd (ASX:DRO) (“DroneShield” or the “Company”) is pleased to release a breakthrough new product, DroneGun MKIIITM, following extensive development in response to end-user feedback. The product is available for purchase from today to qualified end-users, where lawful (refer to note below). DroneGun MKIIITM is a portable pistol-shape drone jammer,

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Denmark Charges 3 Men for Buying Drones for ISIS

Danish prosecutors have charged three men under Denmark’s anti-terror laws on suspicion of buying drones and components with the purpose of delivering them to the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq where they were to be used “in combat actions.” Prosecutor Kristian Kirk says the three men, aged 30,

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Get the full solution with Altum & Agisoft Metashape

For the month of July only, we are offering a 6-month Agisoft Metashape license with the first 100 Altum purchases! Enjoy high-quality data and advanced processing for only the purchase price of Altum. Easily capture and process thermal and multispectral imagery Generate calibrated and geo-referenced outputs ready for advanced analytics

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Empirical Systems Aerospace Inc. Receives NASA task order for X-57 “Maxwell” wing and system integration

Empirical Systems Aerospace, Inc. (ESAero), a leading Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) and Urban Air Mobility (UAM) System design, development and manufacturing services provider announced today receipt of a follow-on purchase order from NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center for the X-57 “Maxwell”, the first all-electric X-plane, for Wing and Distributed Electric

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Plug Power Buys UAV Fuel Cell Specialist EnergyOr

Plug Power Inc., a provider of hydrogen engines and fueling solutions enabling e-mobility, today announced the acquisition of EnergyOr’s technology, assets, and personnel. EnergyOr is based in Montreal, Canada, and is the leader in advanced lightweight and compact PEM hydrogen fuel cell (HFC) systems for robotics, small scale material handling

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US Air Force to Order InstantEye Quadcopters

The US Air Force is planning to purchase a new quadcopter drone – the InstantEye. In a May 23 announcement on the Federal Business Opportunities web site, contracting officials at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base said they plan to order the InstantEye MK-3 GEN4-D1 Unmanned Aerial System from Physical Sciences

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Piaggio Aerospace Exhibits at Swiss Air Show

After inviting Expressions of Interest for a possible buyout, Piaggio Aerospace is ready to participate in the European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition (EBACE 2019), to be held in Geneva, Switzerland from May 21st-23rd. In collaboration with AirGO Private Airline, a European charter company operating one of the largest P.180

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Best Hoverboard for Kids

In the past few years, hoverboards have emerged as an exciting and trendy toy around the world. They are one of the coolest ways to get around and make great gifts for birthdays and Christmas. If you’ve been considering purchasing one for a child in your life, now is the

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Best Scooter for Kids

What is the best scooter for kids? Keeping your kids active is a great way for them to have fun and enjoy the outdoors. One exciting outdoor activities that many kids can enjoy is riding scooters. With so many scooters available on the market, you may be tempted to purchase

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Piaggio Aerospace Invites Submissions for Expression of Interest (EOI)

The Extraordinary Commissioner of Piaggio Aerospace, Vincenzo Nicastro, wants to implement an initial analysis in order to evaluate the market’s interest in buying the company or one of its business units (Aircraft and Engines) or to conduct a reorganization, in accordance with the “Marzano Law”. Piaggio Aerospace (in Extraordinary Receivership

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DBUS2 Nails Home Robbery Suspect

Recently, our customer, who purchased a DBUS2, was playing with his new drone at home in the Willow Glenn neighbourhood of San Jose, Calif. He had gotten it only that morning, a state-of-the-art DBUS2 that navigates solely by sight. He got it in the air almost immediately, no coaching. No

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Citadel Defense Wins $1M Counter Drone Contract

Citadel Defense Company was awarded a purchase contract valued over $1M by the Defense Logistics Agency in support of USSOCOM requirements. This is the company’s sixth government contract for their award-winning mobile system that counters threat drones that have become an increasing problem to U.S. forces around the world. Through

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€ 250M Drone Order for Piaggio Aerospace On Hold

Italian Defense Minister Elisabetta Trenta announced last week that she has decided to postpone the planned € 250 million purchase of eight P.1HH drones produced by Piaggio Aerospace, Italy’s only manufacturer of large drones. Part of the funding, around 70 million euro, was due to finalizing the development and certification

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Belgium approved for $600M buy of MQ-9B SkyGuardian drones

Washington (UPI) Mar 27, 2019 –

Belgium’s armed forces received approval to buy General Atomics Aeronautical Systems’ MQ-9B SkyGuardian drones, the Defense Department announced.

The Defense Security Cooperation Agency, a division of the Department of Defense, said on Tuesday it received approval from the State Department for the sale.

The $600 million sale

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Spain Buys Two MQ-9 Block 5 Reapers

General Atomics MQ-9 Block 5 Reaper Spain plans to purchase two General Atomics Aeronautical Systems MQ-9 Block 5 Reapers for $34 million via the US foreign military sales process. The acquisition also provides for associated equipment, presumably ground control stations, spares and support equipment. The unmanned air vehicles are expected

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