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Posted: 2019-04-02 00:00:00
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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 to meet endurance requirements set by the Royal Australian Navy (RAN). Andrew Watson, general manager at
Posted: 2019-04-01 00:00:00
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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 ordered in 2017. The US Department of Defense (DoD) announced a USD34.3 million contract to GA-ASI on
Posted: 2019-03-28 23:00:00
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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 (NAVSEA) confirmed on 27 March that the total awarded amount to the company – covering
Posted: 2019-03-28 02:00:00
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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 (RAF) is to field the capability by the end of this year. Announced by the Ministry of Defence
Posted: 2019-03-28 00:00:00
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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 vehicle (UAV), according to reports by local media. Images of the TB001, known locally as the