Unmanned Systems

Unmanned Air Vehicles/​Systems (UAV/​UAS)

News: Robotics, Automation & Control
The two-day event highlights cutting-edge products and services designed to protect DoD personnel, equipment, and infrastructure from hostile drones.
Application Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
“The Puma AE unmanned aircraft system enables frontline forces to gather real-time intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance in any operational environment,” said AeroVironment's Trace Stevenson.
Briefs: Test & Measurement
While Defense Test and Evaluation (T&E) is different from agriculture, data attributes can be surprisingly similar.
Application Briefs: Imaging
The F3-R Rafale generates images in both the visible and infrared ranges.
Briefs: Photonics/Optics
The global proliferation of directed energy weapon technology presents a new threat for the United States.
News: Defense
One of the most interesting — and definitely the most entertaining — technologies on display at this year’s AUVSI XPONENTIAL trade show was Boston Dynamics’s aptly named Spot robot.
News: Unmanned Systems
The rescheduled 2021 AUVSI XPONENTIAL unmanned vehicles and robotics technology trade show got underway this week.
Products: Energy
Coaxial connectors, tactical servers, test benches, surge protectors, and more.
Articles: Electronics & Computers
Innovation is carrying airborne technologies farther and higher than ever before, and avionic cooling practices have had to evolve to keep up.
Briefs: Unmanned Systems
Tools, approaches, and insights to confidently approach the safe, secure, effective, and efficient testing of autonomy on air platforms.
Products: Imaging
A folded zoom lens, miniature rotary encoders, starter generator control, and more.
Briefs: Unmanned Systems
Experimentation and analysis determined the optimum characteristics of an improved unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV).
Application Briefs: Electronics & Computers
Sky Power’s SRE180 test stand provides a test solution for the Wankel engine SP-180 SRE hybrid.
Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics
Drones are useful technology; however, some seek to exploit the technology with bad intent.
Application Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
Netline Communications Technologies has unveiled its new DroneNet RD Jammer.
Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics
Makers of 'Solider as a System' technologies must confront significant bandwidth and size, weight, and power (SWaP) constraints.
Application Briefs: Aerospace
Martin UAV will participate in the Army Expeditionary Warrior Experiment (AEWE).
INSIDER: Energy

U.S. Naval Research Laboratory engineers recently demonstrated Hybrid Tiger, an electric unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) with multi-day endurance flight capability. The team integrated...

Application Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
Numerica announced the development of a new U.S.-made, short-range surveillance radar for counter unmanned aircraft systems (C-UAS).
Briefs: Data Acquisition
Improving network technology through effective systems architecture can ensure better communication between a ground station and multiple UAVs.
Application Briefs: Unmanned Systems
Citadel Defense has been awarded multiple counter drone delivery contracts from Five Eyes (FVEY) customers.
Application Briefs: Materials
GA-ASI recently completed development and testing of the world's first self-contained anti-submarine warfare (ASW) capability for an unmanned aircraft system.
Application Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
Liteye Systems, Inc., recently announced Liteye SHIELD for multi-mission, multi-domain counter UAS defense systems.
Briefs: Unmanned Systems
Learn about a cyber risk assessment methodology tailored for small UAVs.
Briefs: Aerospace
See how the US military can decrease risk to air and ground combatants by causing adversaries to expend resources.
Articles: Robotics, Automation & Control
A drop-in solution for stator production could translate into tactical, operational, and strategic battlefield advantages.
Briefs: Unmanned Systems
Well-calibrated imagery helps to distinguish between small UAVs and birds of similar size and dimensions.
Application Briefs: Defense
The "xFold" UAVs can switch between x4 (quad), x6 (hexa), x8 (octo) and x12 (dodeca) configurations in a matter of minutes.
Articles: Aerospace
IRIS was designed to be easily lifted, transported and deployed and redeployed as needed, which is pretty unusual for most radar systems.

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