UAV

Kaman unveils new autonomous UAV for cargo operations

Kaman introduced KARGO, a medium-lift autonomous drone for cargo and logistical operations....


Antonov to design indigenous heavy strike drone for Ukraine

Antonov met with the Ukrainian government to discuss the development of a domestic heavy strategic strike and reconnaissance unmanned aerial vehicle...


Loyal wingmen: the cyberpunk future of aerial warfare

“Loyal wingman” is a trending buzzword in the world of military aviation. But what exactly is it?...


New Chinese combat drone WJ-700 performs maiden flight

China performed a successful first flight test of its WJ-700 Falcon, a new jet-powered combat and reconnaissance drone....


Unmanned Aerial Vehicles and their enormous potential in most sectors

Drones are used in various sectors like environmental audits, logistics, military defense, agriculture, construction, media and entertainment and many others....


IAI and Airbus to monitor Mediterranean with drones

Israeli Aerospace Industries (IAI) and Airbus Defence and Space Airborne Solutions (ADAS) were awarded a contract to use IAI Heron unmanned aerial vehicles for monitoring the southern border of the Schengen area, operating from bases on Mediterranean coast....


Japan Airlines invests into eVTOL development through Volocopter

Japan Airlines (JAL) has signed an agreement with Volocopter after entering a Memorandum of Understanding with Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance (MSI) to promote and develop urban air mobility for passenger and goods transportation in Japan....


Closer look at Grom, the Russian loyal wingman

Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) have become a prominent part of large military expos in recent years. Russian Army-2020, which took place at the end of August 2020, was not an exception. One of many mockups presented there was introduced as the “loyal wingman”: a development, closely resembling the latest projects by some American, European and Oceanian companies. Let’s take a closer look at it....


IAI introduces helicopter drones to manage wide-area surveillance

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) introduced an unmanned helicopter unit designed to perform a wide array of surveillance and monitoring tasks for large areas....


Japan Airlines to launch new UAV pilot training program

Japan Airlines (JAL) announced it would launch a new drone operator training program to accelerate drone-led business development in Japan post COVID-19....