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Phantom Ray Delivered to Edwards Prior to First Test Flight

The Phantom Ray unmanned combat air vehicle (UCAV) is a fighter-sized technology demonstrator designed as a flying test bed for advanced technologies. Under the Phantom Ray technology demonstration program...

TARANIS UCAV Demonstrator Vehicle Rollout

Photo above: Taranis was unveiled July 12, 2010 in a formal ceremony held at the anechoic test chamber at Warton. Photo: MOD The British Ministry...

X-47 Remains on Schedule for Sea Trials despite First Flight Delay

The first flight of the U.S. Navy’s X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System Demonstrator has been postponed by several months and will take place at Edwards...

Excalibur VTOL UCAV Demonstrated in Flight

Aurora Flight Sciences Corp. completed the first flight of the Excalibur Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) last month. The first flight took place at Aberdeen...

Lockheed Martin Introduces VARIOUS Concept UCAV

VTOL Advanced Reconnaissance Insertion Organic Unmanned System (VARIOUS), a concept of an advanced aerial recon- and support vehicle, is designed to support Special Forces...

Advanced, Multi-Mission MALE UAV system from EADS

EADS' Advanced MALE concept UAV is based on the Barracuda UAV platform, originally developed for the German Agile UCAV demonstration program. Barracuda crashed on...

Northrop Grumman to Build an Unmanned Combat Aircraft for the US...

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) won a $635 million US Navy contract to build a Carrier-based (CV) Unmanned Combat Air System Demonstration vehicle (UCAS-D). The...

U.K. Launch Project Taranis, UCAV Technology Demonstrator

U.K. Defence Minister Lord Drayson has awarded a £124millon contract to BAE Systems to develop a new Unmanned Combat Aerial vehicle (UCAV) technology...

Weaponizing Unmanned Combat Helicopters

Start < Page 11 of 11 > Developers of VTOL UAVS are looking beyond 2.75" rockets, designing their vertiflight platforms as flying remotely controlled weapon stations. The...

Smart Weapons for UAVs

Start < Page 1 of 11 > Officially, Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicles (UCAV) are still in early development, but such systems have already become important...

SlowFast Tactical Drone Tactical ISTAR UAV

Based on the Moyen Duc demonstrator, Dassault Aviation and Sagem are jointly developing a concept of a new stealthy tactical drone which will be...

Israeli Study Recommends Revolutionary Air-Borne Re-Arming Concept for strike aircraft and...

FAR Technologies With the use of massive aerial refueling, sophisticated target acquisition systems, and smart, precision weapons, modern air powers are capable of engaging targets...

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