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  • OPINION: In robot wars, manned and unmanned systems must merge


    ​The US Navy claimed an aviation first after an unmanned demonstrator was refuelled in flight, but budget pressures will see it trail the army in using such equipment operationally


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  • Europe's MALE 2020 two-year definition phase kicks off


    ​The French, German and Italian governments have signed a declaration of intent (DoI) to carry out a definition study...


  • AUVSI: Lockheed urges more X-47B testing


    Lockheed Martin wants to see the X-47B demonstrator programme led by Northrop Grumman continue as the US Navy’s...


  • AUVSI: Turkish Air Force gathers data for "urgent" armed UAS requirement


    A new request for information about armed unmanned air systems (UAS) for the Turkish Air Force could draw responses...


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  • Europe's MALE 2020 two-year definition phase kicks off

    News | 18 May 2015 15:30 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The French, German and Italian governments have signed a declaration of intent (DoI) to carry out a definition study on a future European medium altitude, long endurance (MALE) unmanned air vehicle.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Europes-MALE-2020-two-year-definition-phase-kicks-off-412457/
  • AUVSI: IAI stresses big future for UCAVs

    News | 06 May 2015 23:01

    The head of Israel Aerospace Industries’ military aircraft division believes its future profits reside in the market for unmanned combat air vehicles (UCAV).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AUVSI-IAI-stresses-big-future-for-UCAVs-412033/
  • AUVSI: Lockheed urges more X-47B testing

    News | 06 May 2015 22:08

    Lockheed Martin wants to see the X-47B demonstrator programme led by Northrop Grumman continue as the US Navy’s unmanned carrier-launched airborne surveillance and strike (UCLASS) competition enters a “waiting period” with no firm requirements.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AUVSI-Lockheed-urges-more-X-47B-testing-412031/
  • AUVSI: Turkish Air Force gathers data for "urgent" armed UAS requirement

    News | 04 May 2015 23:01 | Stephen Trimble

    A new request for information about armed unmanned air systems (UAS) for the Turkish Air Force could draw responses from AUVSI exhibitors.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AUVSI-Turkish-Air-Force-gathers-data-for-urgent-armed-UAS-requirement-411894/
  • AUVSI: UAV Solutions shows new fixed-wing platforms

    News | 04 May 2015 14:47 | Beth Stevenson

    UAV Solutions is showcasing three new fixed-wing platforms for the first time at AUVSI - Sidewinder, Intruder and Talon 120LE - targeted at both the military and commercial markets.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AUVSI-UAV-Solutions-shows-new-fixed-wing-platforms-411860/
  • ANALYSIS: The US Army grapples with bold new UAS plan

    News | 28 Apr 2015 09:22 | Stephen Trimble

    It is 2018, and an enemy of the US Army seems to be having a lucky day. Yes, an unarmed unmanned air vehicle flying overhead has spotted this particular target, but the army has already retired its fleet of armed scout helicopters and the Boeing AH-64E Apache is still parked at the base with only is auxiliary power unit running.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-The-US-Army-grapples-with-bold-new-UAS-plan-411364/