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RAF Stepping Up Its Defense Game Against Rogue Drones
RAF Stepping Up Its Defense Game Against Rogue Drones

9 Aug 2022, 03:01 UTC / UK's Royal Air Force wants to have a highly-trained unit focusing entirely on countermeasure operations against hostile drones

 
USAF Successfully Flies Its High-Speed Stealthy Drones, the Skyborg Valkyrie
USAF Successfully Flies Its High-Speed Stealthy Drones, the Skyborg Valkyrie

20 Jul 2022, 02:16 UTC / The Skyborg program takes a step further by successfully completing a series of flights with two production XQ-58A Valkyrie military drones

 
Aircraft Team Up With Drones for a Finnish and German Military Breakthrough Project
Aircraft Team Up With Drones for a Finnish and German Military Breakthrough Project

22 Jun 2022, 02:33 UTC / The future of air combat is all about drones working together with piloted aircraft - this was the goal of a recent flight test organized in Finland

 
IAI’s Maritime Heron Drone Shows Off Its Prowess for the UK Military
IAI’s Maritime Heron Drone Shows Off Its Prowess for the UK Military

11 May 2022, 05:40 UTC / Israel Aerospace Industries and 2Excel Aviation conduced a successful demonstration of the Maritime Heron drone for the UK government

 
Military Drones Take Part in Israel’s Independence Day Flyover for the First Time
Military Drones Take Part in Israel’s Independence Day Flyover for the First Time

6 May 2022, 03:53 UTC / Unmanned aerial vehicles have become so important for Air Forces around the world, that Israel chose to fly them next to fighter jets on its Independence Day

 
MQ-9B SeaGuardian Drone to Carry Out Maritime Surveillance Missions in Japan
MQ-9B SeaGuardian Drone to Carry Out Maritime Surveillance Missions in Japan

7 Apr 2022, 19:45 UTC / General Atomics announced that its MQ-9B SeaGuardian remotely piloted aircraft system will perform wide-area maritime surveillance in Japan

 
Europe’s Future Military Drone to Boast the First Turboprop With 3D-Printed Parts
Europe’s Future Military Drone to Boast the First Turboprop With 3D-Printed Parts

28 Mar 2022, 03:42 UTC / Eurodrone is gearing up to become a top-level military unmanned aircraft, powered by a game-changing engine called the Catalyst

 
The U.S. Military to Start Testing a Disposable Cargo Drone for High-Risk Operations
The U.S. Military to Start Testing a Disposable Cargo Drone for High-Risk Operations

15 Feb 2022, 09:12 UTC / Silent Arrow's GD-2000 disposable, autonomous cargo vehicle is designed for compact transportation in the most dangerous environments

 
Europe’s Future Military UAS, the Eurodrone, Finally Gets Green Light for Production
Europe’s Future Military UAS, the Eurodrone, Finally Gets Green Light for Production

27 Jan 2022, 09:28 UTC / After several delays and obstacles, the Eurodrone is finally back on track, ready to kick off production of the new-generation unmanned aircraft

 
South Korea Is Working on Game-Changing Stealth Military Drone Technology
South Korea Is Working on Game-Changing Stealth Military Drone Technology

23 Dec 2021, 06:40 UTC / Electronic warfare is a key component of future combat scenarios, which makes stealth capabilities crucial for military superiority

 
Russia’s Next-Generation Heavy Strike Drone, the Stealthy Hunter, Breaks Cover
Russia’s Next-Generation Heavy Strike Drone, the Stealthy Hunter, Breaks Cover

15 Dec 2021, 05:59 UTC / The Russian fifth-generation fighter jets will be able to coordinate the attacks of four of these deadly new drones at the time time

 
General Atomics Unveils Mojave Military Drone With Game-Changing Capabilities
General Atomics Unveils Mojave Military Drone With Game-Changing Capabilities

9 Dec 2021, 16:01 UTC / General Atomics has unveiled its latest military drone, the Mojave. It features STOL capabilities and improved range, endurance, and increased firepower

 
The Integrator Military Drone Will Be the First to Withstand Arctic Conditions
The Integrator Military Drone Will Be the First to Withstand Arctic Conditions

1 Nov 2021, 07:51 UTC / An innovative thermal system will turn this tactical UAS into the first one capable of conducting year-round operations in icy environments

 
In a Historic First, an Autonomous Military Ship Fires Missile in Coordination With Drones
In a Historic First, an Autonomous Military Ship Fires Missile in Coordination With Drones

15 Oct 2021, 05:02 UTC / It's no longer something that could happen only in movies: Royal Navy's autonomous ship proved its lethal capabilities together with autonomous aerial vehicles

 
Rocket-Like UAS Detects Target in Record-Breaking Time During Marine Corps Mission
Rocket-Like UAS Detects Target in Record-Breaking Time During Marine Corps Mission

8 Oct 2021, 04:00 UTC / U.S. Marine Corps Unit unique, rocket-like unmanned aircraft successfully detected a target in less than three minutes, during a mission on board USS Portland.

 
Insitu’s Military Drone Gets the Most Advanced Multifunction Radar for Secret Operations
Insitu’s Military Drone Gets the Most Advanced Multifunction Radar for Secret Operations

6 Oct 2021, 06:26 UTC / Boeing's subsidiary Insitu is the creator of one of the best military UAS for ISR operations, now to be fitted with the industry's first multifunction radar.

 
Jet-Powered 460 MPH Drones Were Launched From a Royal Navy Ship for the First Time
Jet-Powered 460 MPH Drones Were Launched From a Royal Navy Ship for the First Time

30 Sep 2021, 04:56 UTC / The Royal Navy's HMS Lancaster looked fierce as it launched the fighter jet-like Banshee drones from its deck, for the first time, with big plans for the future

 
U.S. Navy’s Future Solar-Powered Drone Boasts Game-Changing Endurance and Payload
U.S. Navy’s Future Solar-Powered Drone Boasts Game-Changing Endurance and Payload

10 Sep 2021, 07:24 UTC / This revolutionary unmanned aircraft is a drone and a satellite in one, with unmatched flight endurance and telecommunication capabilities.

 
U.S. Air Force 14,950-Pound Spy Drone RQ-4 Global Hawk Crashes Inexplicably
U.S. Air Force 14,950-Pound Spy Drone RQ-4 Global Hawk Crashes Inexplicably

7 Aug 2021, 09:27 UTC / The Grand Forks Air Force Base reported that a RQ-4 Global Hawk suffered a crash yesterday in North Dakota and caught on fire - the causes are still unknown

 
MQ-4C Triton Drone Has First Navy Test Flight With New Sensor Upgrades
MQ-4C Triton Drone Has First Navy Test Flight With New Sensor Upgrades

30 Jul 2021, 08:11 UTC / MQ-4C Triton is being modernized with something called Integrated Functional Capability (IFC)-4, first flight with these upgrades conducted this week