RapidFlight Awarded $10 Million Contract for Autonomous Aircraft Development

RapidFlight Awarded $10 Million Contract for Autonomous Aircraft Development

RapidFlight has secured a contract worth up to $10 million from the United States Department of the Air Force (DAF) ...
FAA Grants Amazon Prime Air Approval for BVLOS Drone Deliveries

FAA Grants Amazon Prime Air Approval for BVLOS Drone Deliveries

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has granted Amazon Prime Air permission to operate drones beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS) ...
DIU Announces "Significant Changes" to Blue UAS Framework, Annual Refresh

DIU Announces “Significant Changes” to Blue UAS Framework, Annual Refresh

The DoD Defense Innovation Unit has announced what it calls "significant changes" to the Blue UAS framework, "in response to ...
Northrop Grumman and Andøya Space Partner to Enhance Norway’s Defense Capabilities

Northrop Grumman and Andøya Space Partner to Enhance Norway’s Defense Capabilities

Northrop Grumman Corporation and Andøya Space have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to support Norway’s Long Term Defense Plan. This ...
Angel Aerial Systems Unveils Innovative Trio Airframe at Xponential

Angel Aerial Systems Unveils Innovative Trio Airframe at Xponential

At Xponential 2024 in San Diego, Inside Unmanned Systems sat down with Will Hasting, CEO of Angel Aerial Systems, to ...
Neousys Technology Unveils Lightweight AI Computer for Unmanned Systems

Neousys Technology Unveils Lightweight AI Computer for Unmanned Systems

Neousys Technology has announced the FLYC-300, a new addition to its Jetson-based computer family, designed for advanced applications in UAVs, ...
GSAB Project Demonstrates Assisted Port Operations Solution

GSAB Project Demonstrates Assisted Port Operations Solution

The Grimaldi Satellite Autonomous Berthing (GSAB) project, funded by the European Space Agency's NAVISP program, has developed a system enabling ...
Northern Plains Spearheads UAS Test Site Unmanned Logistics Program

Northern Plains Spearheads UAS Test Site Unmanned Logistics Program

The Northern Plains UAS Test Site (NPUASTS) is spearheading Project ULTRA, a significant initiative supported by the Office of the ...
BRINC Unveils Drone Airframe for Emergency Response

BRINC Unveils Drone Airframe for Emergency Response

BRINC has announced its Drone as First Responder (DFR) solution, featuring the Responder drone and Responder Station charging nest. Engineered ...
DARPA Unveils Concepts for Future VTOL Uncrewed Aerial Systems

DARPA Unveils Concepts for Future VTOL Uncrewed Aerial Systems

DARPA has showcased six innovative design concepts for its AdvaNced airCraft Infrastructure-Less Launch And RecoverY (ANCILLARY) program, aimed at enhancing ...
Crisalion Mobility Partners with Volatus for Advanced Air Mobility Projects

Crisalion Mobility Partners with Volatus for Advanced Air Mobility Projects

Crisalion Mobility, a Spanish provider of advanced electric mobility solutions, has partnered with Volatus Infrastructure & Energy Solutions to jointly ...
Carmenta and BAE Systems Hägglunds Partner to Integrate Autonomous Drones in CV90 Combat Vehicle

Carmenta and BAE Systems Hägglunds Partner to Integrate Autonomous Drones in CV90 Combat Vehicle

Carmenta, BAE Systems Hägglunds, and UAV manufacturer Aerolit have teamed up to enhance the CV90 combat vehicle with autonomous drone ...
Grupo Oesía Showcases Autonomy Solutions at Xponential 2024: Interview with César Martínez

Grupo Oesía Showcases Autonomy Solutions at Xponential 2024: Interview with César Martínez

Grupo Oesía is a group of multinational companies with more than 45 years of experience designing and developing technology for ...
U.S. Navy Establishes Unmanned Surface Vessel Squadron Three

U.S. Navy Establishes Unmanned Surface Vessel Squadron Three

The U.S. Navy has officially established Unmanned Surface Vessel Squadron (USVRON) Three at Naval Amphibious Base Coronado. The squadron, equipped ...
GEODNET CEO Mike Horton Discusses the Future of Blockchain-based GNSS Reference Networks at Xponential 2024

GEODNET CEO Mike Horton Discusses the Future of Blockchain-based GNSS Reference Networks at Xponential 2024

At Xponential 2024 in San Diego, Inside Unmanned Systems interviewed Mike Horton, CEO of GEODNET, to explore how the company ...
DIU Announces "Significant Changes" to Blue UAS Framework, Annual Refresh

DIU Announces “Significant Changes” to Blue UAS Framework, Annual Refresh

The DoD Defense Innovation Unit has announced what it calls "significant changes" to the Blue UAS framework, "in response to ...
Angel Aerial Systems Unveils Innovative Trio Airframe at Xponential

Angel Aerial Systems Unveils Innovative Trio Airframe at Xponential

At Xponential 2024 in San Diego, Inside Unmanned Systems sat down with Will Hasting, CEO of Angel Aerial Systems, to ...
GSAB Project Demonstrates Assisted Port Operations Solution

GSAB Project Demonstrates Assisted Port Operations Solution

The Grimaldi Satellite Autonomous Berthing (GSAB) project, funded by the European Space Agency's NAVISP program, has developed a system enabling ...
BRINC Unveils Drone Airframe for Emergency Response

BRINC Unveils Drone Airframe for Emergency Response

BRINC has announced its Drone as First Responder (DFR) solution, featuring the Responder drone and Responder Station charging nest. Engineered ...
Crisalion Mobility Partners with Volatus for Advanced Air Mobility Projects

Crisalion Mobility Partners with Volatus for Advanced Air Mobility Projects

Crisalion Mobility, a Spanish provider of advanced electric mobility solutions, has partnered with Volatus Infrastructure & Energy Solutions to jointly ...
Carmenta and BAE Systems Hägglunds Partner to Integrate Autonomous Drones in CV90 Combat Vehicle

Carmenta and BAE Systems Hägglunds Partner to Integrate Autonomous Drones in CV90 Combat Vehicle

Carmenta, BAE Systems Hägglunds, and UAV manufacturer Aerolit have teamed up to enhance the CV90 combat vehicle with autonomous drone ...
Grupo Oesía Showcases Autonomy Solutions at Xponential 2024: Interview with César Martínez

Grupo Oesía Showcases Autonomy Solutions at Xponential 2024: Interview with César Martínez

Grupo Oesía is a group of multinational companies with more than 45 years of experience designing and developing technology for ...
GEODNET CEO Mike Horton Discusses the Future of Blockchain-based GNSS Reference Networks at Xponential 2024

GEODNET CEO Mike Horton Discusses the Future of Blockchain-based GNSS Reference Networks at Xponential 2024

At Xponential 2024 in San Diego, Inside Unmanned Systems interviewed Mike Horton, CEO of GEODNET, to explore how the company ...
Calian Antenna Technology for UAVs: Insights from Ken MacLeod and Joseph Botros at Xponential 2024

Calian Antenna Technology for UAVs: Insights from Ken MacLeod and Joseph Botros at Xponential 2024

At Xponential 2024 in San Diego, Inside Unmanned Systems connected with Product Manager Ken MacLeod and Field Applications Engineer Joseph ...
Washington State Approves Drone Use for Methane Emissions Monitoring in New Landfill Regulation

Washington State Approves Drone Use for Methane Emissions Monitoring in New Landfill Regulation

The Washington State Department of Ecology has introduced a new rule (Chapter 173-408 WAC) for monitoring methane emissions at active ...
Airbus Achieves Key Milestone in Eurodrone Program with Successful Preliminary Design Review

Airbus Achieves Key Milestone in Eurodrone Program with Successful Preliminary Design Review

The Eurodrone program, a cornerstone of European defense collaboration, has successfully completed its Preliminary Design Review (PDR). This milestone, led ...
Stratom Showcases Autonomous Ground Systems at Xponential 2024: Insights from CEO Mark Gordon

Stratom Showcases Autonomous Ground Systems at Xponential 2024: Insights from CEO Mark Gordon

At Xponential 2024 in San Diego, Inside Unmanned Systems sat down with Mark Gordon, CEO of Stratom, and Stefan Elsener, ...
FlytBase Launches Flinks for Integration of Enterprise Drone Operations

FlytBase Launches Flinks for Integration of Enterprise Drone Operations

FlytBase has announced the launch of Flinks, a new solution designed to enable one-click integrations with third-party applications and devices ...
Iridium Partner American Aerospace Receives FAA Approval for BVLOS Drone Operations in Oil and Gas Industry

Iridium Partner American Aerospace Receives FAA Approval for BVLOS Drone Operations in Oil and Gas Industry

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has granted American Aerospace Technologies, Inc. (AATI) a first-of-its-kind waiver for Beyond Visual Line ...
Defense Innovation Unit Launches Solicitation for Quantum Sensor Technologies

Defense Innovation Unit Launches Solicitation for Quantum Sensor Technologies

The U.S. Department of Defense’s Defense Innovation Unit (DIU) has announced a solicitation under the Transition of Quantum Sensors (TQS) Program, ...
GeoCue and CHC Navigation Introduce TrueView 540 LiDAR System

GeoCue and CHC Navigation Introduce TrueView 540 LiDAR System

GeoCue, a provider of geospatial hardware and software, in collaboration with CHC Navigation, a company known for its precision positioning ...
Wingtra Launches Advanced LiDAR Drone Solution

Wingtra Launches Advanced LiDAR Drone Solution

Wingtra, a drone technology company based in Zurich, has introduced a new LiDAR drone mapping solution that combines the WingtraOne ...
BlueHalo Launches VigilantHalo: A Command and Control System for Uncrewed Airspace Management

BlueHalo Launches VigilantHalo: A Command and Control System for Uncrewed Airspace Management

BlueHalo has introduced VigilantHalo, a software-based platform designed for real-time command and control (C2) of uncrewed airspace. This system represents ...
Teledyne FLIR Announces Launch of Neutrino LC OGI for UAV-Based Gas Leak Detection

Teledyne FLIR Announces Launch of Neutrino LC OGI for UAV-Based Gas Leak Detection

On January 30, 2024, Teledyne FLIR, a subsidiary of Teledyne Technologies Incorporated, introduced the Neutrino LC OGI camera module. Developed ...
Septentrio Unveils AntaRx-Si3 for Enhanced Autonomous Vehicle Navigation

Septentrio Unveils AntaRx-Si3 for Enhanced Autonomous Vehicle Navigation

Septentrio has introduced the AntaRx-Si3, a GNSS/INS Smart Antenna designed to advance navigation solutions for autonomous vehicles. Announced on February ...
QYSEA Introduces AI Diver Tracking for Underwater Robots

QYSEA Introduces AI Diver Tracking for Underwater Robots

QYSEA Technology has unveiled an AI Diver Tracking Function for its underwater robots, a technology designed to enhance safety and ...
DroneShield Launches New Expeditionary Fixed Site Kit for DroneSentry-X Mk2

DroneShield Launches New Expeditionary Fixed Site Kit for DroneSentry-X Mk2

DroneShield DroneShield has announced the release of the Expeditionary Fixed-Site (EFS) Kit for its DroneSentry-X Mk2, a multi-mission Counter-Unmanned Aircraft ...
ASENSING Unveils LiDAR at CES 2024: Elevating Precision in Smart Mobility

ASENSING Unveils LiDAR at CES 2024: Elevating Precision in Smart Mobility

ASENSING, a smart mobility sensor manufacturer, unveiled its latest LiDAR sensor at CES 2024, showcasing a suite of high-precision positioning ...
Nearthlab's AIDrone Launches at CES 2024: An Enterprise Drone Tailored for Diverse Applications

Nearthlab’s AIDrone Launches at CES 2024: An Enterprise Drone Tailored for Diverse Applications

Nearthlab has introduced AIDrone at this year's Consumer Electronics Show (CES), marking the company's first foray into the hardware sector ...
SiLC Technologies Introduces Eyeonic Vision System Mini, Advancing Precision LiDAR Technology

SiLC Technologies Introduces Eyeonic Vision System Mini, Advancing Precision LiDAR Technology

SiLC Technologies, known for integrated single-chip FMCW LiDAR solutions, has launched the Eyeonic Vision System Mini. The Eyeonic Mini supports ...
Murata Showcases Advanced IMU Technology Driving Mobility Innovations at CES 2024

Murata Showcases Advanced IMU Technology Driving Mobility Innovations at CES 2024

Murata is poised to unveil a diverse array of new solutions at CES 2024, taking place in Las Vegas from ...
RuggON Unveils Military-Grade Rugged UAV Ground Control System at CES 2024

RuggON Unveils Military-Grade Rugged UAV Ground Control System at CES 2024

RuggON, a global manufacturer specializing in ruggedized mobile solutions, has revealed its latest innovation, the Ground Control System (GCS) for ...
ANELLO Photonics Launches ANELLO X3, a Compact 3-Axis Optical Gyroscope IMU for Precision Navigation in Challenging Environments

ANELLO Photonics Launches ANELLO X3, a Compact 3-Axis Optical Gyroscope IMU for Precision Navigation in Challenging Environments

ANELLO Photonics has unveiled the ANELLO X3, a 3-Axis optical gyroscope Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU) positioned as the world's smallest ...
D-Fend Solutions Expands Participation in FAA Program for UAS Detection at Airports

D-Fend Solutions Expands Participation in FAA Program for UAS Detection at Airports

D-Fend Solutions announced expanded and extended participation in the FAA Airport Unmanned Aircraft Systems Detection and Mitigation Research Program, aimed ...
Anduril Unveils Jet-Powered Roadrunner, Roadrunner M UAS
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Anduril Unveils Jet-Powered Roadrunner, Roadrunner M UAS

Anduril Industries has introduced two new jet-powered drones, the Roadrunner and Roadrunner M, the latter of which carries an explosive ...
AUVSI Announces Michael Robbins as President and Chief Executive Officer 

AUVSI Announces Michael Robbins as President and Chief Executive Officer 

The Board of Directors of the Association for Uncrewed Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) has announced that Michael Robbins is the ...
Five Good Questions: Edward Kostakis, Xizmo Media Productions and AeroSpect

Five Good Questions: Edward Kostakis, Xizmo Media Productions and AeroSpect

Edward Kostakis, Co-Founder, Xizmo Media Productions/AeroSpect Edward Kostakis is co-founder of two drone service companies, Xizmo Media Productions and AeroSpect. Both ...
P3 Tech Consulting Announces 3rd Annual Law-Tech Connect at AUVSI XPO24

P3 Tech Consulting Announces 3rd Annual Law-Tech Connect at AUVSI XPO24

Colorado-based P3 Tech Consulting LLC has partnered with the Association for Uncrewed Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) again this year to ...
Teri Bristol Joins ANRA Technologies Board of Directors

Teri Bristol Joins ANRA Technologies Board of Directors

ANRA Technologies, a provider of uncrewed traffic management and operation solutions, has recently announced the addition of Ms. Teri Bristol ...
Five Good Questions: Randy DeYoung
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Five Good Questions: Randy DeYoung

Randy DeYoung, professor and research scientist, Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute. Q: Why is there a need to estimate wild animal ...
Advanced Aircraft Company Appointments Vice Admiral David Architzel USN (Ret) to its Board of Advisors

Advanced Aircraft Company Appointments Vice Admiral David Architzel USN (Ret) to its Board of Advisors

Advanced Aircraft Company (AAC), a manufacturer of distributed electric propulsion tilt-wing and multi-rotor uncrewed aircraft vehicles (UAV), today announced the appointment ...
Exyn Technologies Appoints Brandon Torres Declet as CEO

Exyn Technologies Appoints Brandon Torres Declet as CEO

Exyn Technologies has appointed Brandon Torres Declet as CEO ...
D-Fend Solutions Appoints Mike Laor as Chief Financial Officer

D-Fend Solutions Appoints Mike Laor as Chief Financial Officer

D-Fend Solutions, which provides radio frequency, cyber-based, non-kinetic, non-jamming, counter-drone takeover technology, announced the addition of Mike Laor as chief ...
Reliable Robotics Reveals Integration Solution; Marc Pos to Lead Radar Systems Component

Reliable Robotics Reveals Integration Solution; Marc Pos to Lead Radar Systems Component

Reliable Robotics announced the addition of Marc Pos to lead radar design, filling a key part of its aircraft-agnostic Airspace ...
Five Good Questions: Michael Weigand, Shift5

Five Good Questions: Michael Weigand, Shift5

Michael Weigand is the cofounder and chief growth officer of Shift5, an observability platform for onboard operational technology. Prior to ...
Five Good Questions: John Peterson, Executive Director of Aviation, Iridium

Five Good Questions: John Peterson, Executive Director of Aviation, Iridium

John Peterson is the executive director of aviation at Iridium Communications Inc., the only satellite communications company that offers truly ...
Five Good Questions: Aaron Pierce, Pierce Aerospace

Five Good Questions: Aaron Pierce, Pierce Aerospace

Aaron Pierce is a cofounder and CEO of Pierce Aerospace, which has been developing Remote ID systems since 2017, funded ...
D-Fend Solutions Expands U.S. Presence with Multiple Leadership Hires

D-Fend Solutions Expands U.S. Presence with Multiple Leadership Hires

New faces at D-Fend Solutions: From left, Michael Langman, Danny Rajan and Brett Feddersen. Photos courtesy of D-Fend Solutions. RA'ANANA, ...
Five Good Questions: Jim Williams, AURA

Five Good Questions: Jim Williams, AURA

As AURA’s aviation regulatory affairs director, Jim Williams leads the company’s efforts to secure approval to use its network to ...
Five Good Questions: Gordon Heidinger, Hexagon

Five Good Questions: Gordon Heidinger, Hexagon

Gordon Heidinger has spent 25 years in the automotive and transportation industry in a combination of roles as an electrical ...