Orion UAS breaks flight endurance record on 80 hour mission

Aurora Flight Sciences announced that it has filed for an official world endurance record following an 80 hour flight by its Orion unmanned aircraft system (UAS). However, Despite the impressive performance of the system, the US Air Force is not interested in buying more systems

Driverless Convoy Roam through S.C. Test Range at 40mph

The second test of the Autonomous Mobility Appliqué System (AMAS) system doubled the length and speed of convoys, the next milestone this summer will be a six-week Operational Demonstration where Soldiers and Marines will assess the system benefits in realistic convoy operations

Update: QinetiQ’s Zephyr solar powered unmanned aircraft soars to new world...

Above: Ground in Arizona, as part demonstrating the solar powered drone's capability to fly a two week mission. Photo: QinetiQ [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ejXaAwsIDoI&fs=1&hl=en_US] Zephyr, the solar-powered, high...

DOD, Intelsat to Test Space Based Internet Routing

The U.S. Department of Defense is planning to demonstrate 'Internet Routing In Space' (IRIS) under a Joint Capability Technology Demonstration (JCTD) program recently awarded...