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New Fusion Plant Concept Is Like a Tiny Star Trapped Here on Earth
New Fusion Plant Concept Is Like a Tiny Star Trapped Here on Earth

21 Oct 2022, 12:08 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / General Atomics (GA) releases initial details on a Fusion Pilot Plant (FPP) that could fuse seawater hydrogen isotopes to generate power

 
Upcoming Columbia-Class Nuclear Submarines Get a Bit More Real With New Contract Award
Upcoming Columbia-Class Nuclear Submarines Get a Bit More Real With New Contract Award

11 May 2022, 11:44 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS) was tasked by the U.S. Nay with supplying structural hardware for the Columbia-class submarine propulsor

 
Reaper Drones May Be Headed for Ukraine, Report Says
Reaper Drones May Be Headed for Ukraine, Report Says

15 Apr 2022, 12:20 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Report says Ukrainian officials are in talks with General Atomics for the delivery of MQ-9 Reaper drones, no official position on that yet

 
Two Avenger Drones Use Skyborg Autonomy System to "Talk" to Each Other Mid-Flight
Two Avenger Drones Use Skyborg Autonomy System to "Talk" to Each Other Mid-Flight

2 Nov 2021, 01:39 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / The U.S. Air Force tested the Skyborg autonomy core system aboard two MQ-20 Avenger drones. The aircraft "talked" with each other to ensure a coordinated flight

 
General Atomics, Boeing to Develop High Energy Laser Weapon System for the U.S. Army
General Atomics, Boeing to Develop High Energy Laser Weapon System for the U.S. Army

26 Oct 2021, 06:16 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / General Atomics and Boeing have been awarded a U.S. Army contract to develop a high-energy laser weapon system that will exceed anything fielded to date

 
General Atomics Completes NASA Deep Space Atomic Clock Mission
General Atomics Completes NASA Deep Space Atomic Clock Mission

14 Oct 2021, 01:16 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / After more than two years of improving spacecraft navigation in space, General Atomics announced the completion of NASA's Deep Space Atomic Clock mission

 
Hughes and SES Demo Multi-Orbit Satellite Communications Capability for Unmanned Aircraft
Hughes and SES Demo Multi-Orbit Satellite Communications Capability for Unmanned Aircraft

25 Sep 2021, 01:15 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / Satellite service providers Hughes and SES have recently demonstrated a multi-orbit satellite communications (SATCOM) capability for remotely piloted aircraft

 
Remotely Piloted Aircraft Completes Seamless Flight Between Two Military Airspaces
Remotely Piloted Aircraft Completes Seamless Flight Between Two Military Airspaces

6 Sep 2021, 04:58 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / The Royal Force and the Royal Netherlands Air Force successfully demonstrated a flight between the two countries of the MQ-9B unmanned aircraft.

 
World’s Most Powerful Magnet Can Lift an Aircraft Carrier Six Feet Into the Air
World’s Most Powerful Magnet Can Lift an Aircraft Carrier Six Feet Into the Air

16 Jun 2021, 09:11 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / General Atomics is building the world's most powerful magnet, which will become the heart of a revolutionary hydrogen fusion machine

 
General Atomics to Send Satellites in Space to Communicate With an MQ-9 Drone
General Atomics to Send Satellites in Space to Communicate With an MQ-9 Drone

6 Jun 2021, 14:50 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / General Atomics will send a pair of satellites into low Earth orbit to "talk" to an MQ-9 drone that will fly at approximately 25,000 feet up.

 
USS Gerald R. Ford Now Has 8,000 Aircraft Cats and Traps to Its Name
USS Gerald R. Ford Now Has 8,000 Aircraft Cats and Traps to Its Name

26 May 2021, 13:47 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / General Atomics says the new launch and recovery technology proved its worth in over 8,000 events over the past 18 months

 
Soldier Controls MQ-1C Gray Eagle Drone Via Tablet in Latest GA-ASI Demo
Soldier Controls MQ-1C Gray Eagle Drone Via Tablet in Latest GA-ASI Demo

22 May 2021, 12:10 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / GA-ASI demonstrated enhanced situational awareness and targeting capability of a Gray Eagle drone for ground forces in a recent exercise.

 
Reaper Drone Tested with System That Allows It to Spy From Very Far Away
Reaper Drone Tested with System That Allows It to Spy From Very Far Away

1 May 2021, 07:34 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / General Atomics recently tested the MQ-9 Reaper drone with a new Defense Electronic Support System that lets it spy from afar

 
Gray Eagle Drone Hits 1 Million Flight Hours Mark
Gray Eagle Drone Hits 1 Million Flight Hours Mark

26 Mar 2021, 16:01 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / 250 General Atomics Gray Eagle drones working for the U.S. Army hit the 1 million hours of flight mark after being introduced in 2009

 
U.S. Army Tests Gray Eagle Drone Using New, More Autonomous Control Software
U.S. Army Tests Gray Eagle Drone Using New, More Autonomous Control Software

11 Mar 2021, 15:00 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Grey Eagle Extended Range drone was put to the test in January with a new control software called Scalable Command & Control (SC2)

 
New Avenger Combat Drone Cleared for Flight in U.S. Airspace
New Avenger Combat Drone Cleared for Flight in U.S. Airspace

6 Mar 2021, 14:55 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / General Atomics' Predator C-derived Avenger ER cleared by the FAA to conduct test flights in the U.S. national airspace.