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Posted: 2019-04-02 00:00:00
Austrian unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) manufacturer Schiebel is developing a new JP-5-powered heavy fuel engine for its S-100 Camcopter after its initial choice of heavy fuel engine failed...
Posted: 2019-04-01 00:00:00
Spain has contracted two more General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc (GA-ASI) MQ-9 Reaper Block 5 medium-altitude long-endurance (MALE) unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) to add to the two already...
Posted: 2019-03-28 23:00:00
Fresh details of Boeing’s effort to develop and manufacture a new class of Extra Large Unmanned Undersea Vehicle (XLUUV) for the US Navy (USN) has emerged. The USN’s Naval Sea Systems Command...
Posted: 2019-03-28 02:00:00
UK announces investment in swarming ‘drone’ technology
The UK government is to invest GBP2.5 million (USD3.3 million) to develop ‘drone’ swarm technology, on the back of the defence secretary’s earlier announcement that the Royal Air Force...
Posted: 2019-03-28 00:00:00
Tengden readies production-ready TB001 armed reconnaissance UAV
China’s Sichuan Tengden Technology Company (Tengden) has test flown a production-ready model of its medium altitude long endurance (MALE)-class TW328/TB001 armed reconnaissance unmanned aerial...
Posted: 2019-03-27 23:00:00
USAF reveals Skyborg ‘loyal wingman’ concept
The US Air Force (USAF) is developing an attritable unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) that it plans to fly as early as 2023, the service disclosed on 27 March. Dubbed Skyborg, the ‘loyal wingman’...
Posted: 2019-03-27 02:00:00
NAVAIR orders MQ-8C Fire Scout weapons studies
The US Navy’s (USN’s) aviation support arm has embarked on a series of studies examining options for the possible weaponisation of its MQ-8C Fire Scout unmanned helicopters. Naval Air Systems...
Posted: 2019-03-27 02:00:00
Russia to fly its first UAV with 3D-printed engine
Russia’s first unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) with a 3D-printed engine is expected to make its first flight this summer, Yevgeny Kablov, general director of the Russian Aviation Materials Institute...
Posted: 2019-03-27 00:00:00
Iraq unveils indigenous UAV
Iraq’s State Company for Military Industries (SCMI) unveiled a new unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) during the IQDEX show held in Baghdad in March. “The UAV has [been] intensively used in...
Posted: 2019-03-27 00:00:00
Australia to acquire second MQ-4C Triton UAV
The Australian government announced on 27 March that it will purchase the second of a planned fleet of at least six Northrop Grumman Triton MQ-4C unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) for the Royal...

Posted: 2019-04-02 15:21:36
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Posted: 2019-04-02 14:50:00
A new study finds the aggressive vibrations from dubstep confuse mosquitos.
Posted: 2019-04-02 14:30:30
The new meat-less burger will be sold as a trial in 59 St. Louis locations and cost a dollar more th
Posted: 2019-04-02 13:15:52
Potential Proof of Life on Mars: Curiosity Rover Sniffs out Methane in 2013
A re-analysis of the data shows Curiosity Rover did detect the gas back in 2013.
Posted: 2019-04-02 11:08:30
Dead Pregnant Whale Found With 48 Pounds of Plastic in Stomach
The whale was unable to digest food due to two thirds of its stomach being filled with garbage.
Posted: 2019-04-02 11:00:00
NASA Says Debris From India’s Anti-satellite Test Could Threaten ISS
Jim Bridenstine describes military test as a 'terrible thing'.
Posted: 2019-04-02 08:55:09
7 Energy Efficiency Innovations Changing the Game
These innovations can aid in meeting our world’s growing energy demands.
Posted: 2019-04-02 08:42:00
STEMpedia Robotics Learning Platform Teaches STEM Skills to Children
The one-stop STEM solution for students and educators that builds 21st century's skills.
Posted: 2019-04-02 06:35:37
Boeing 737 MAX 8 Software Fix Delayed After Review
An internal Boeing review of their proposed software update for the grounded 737 MAX 8 aircraft has
Posted: 2019-04-02 05:15:12
X-Ray Scanners Used to Analyze, Protect Early Cave Art
Archaeologists have developed a new X-ray scanner that can study ancient cave art in remarkable deta