News from the Civil and Military Drones



Raytheon named key partner to develop America's first, most advanced drone-testing airspace corridor
2018/05/09 | AEROCONTACT | UAV / DRONES

 The Northeast UAS Airspace Integration Research Alliance selected Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) as a key partner in the development of America's first and most advanc...


2017/12/24 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | UAV / DRONES

China's home-grown AG600, the world's largest amphibious aircraft in production, took to the skies on Sunday for its maiden flight.The plane, codenamed "Kunlong" acco...


DELAIR introduces its next-generation professional UAV for survey-grade photogrammetric mapping
2017/09/28 | AEROCONTACT | UAV / DRONES

Aerial intelligence is redefined by the UX11 with unlimited communication range, the highest resolution imagery in its class at 400 feet altitude, and a fully-integrat...


2017/09/05 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | DEFENCE

France unveiled plans on Tuesday to start using armed drones, joining a growing number of countries worldwide to operate the deadly unmanned aircraft. "I decided to b...


Insitu celebrates one million flight hours
2017/08/01 | AEROCONTACT | UAV / DRONES

Insitu reached a milestone worth celebrating when the company's unmanned platforms ? ScanEagle, Integrator and RQ-21A Blackjack ? hit a collective one million oper...


2017/07/25 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | UAV / DRONES

French industrial software company Dassault Systemes announced Tuesday it has reached a deal with US aerospace giant to modernise its production system, in what it sa...


Euroglider : the first training electric sailplane, being developed with the students of the ISAE GROUP
2017/07/13 | AEROCONTACT | CAREER

The project EuroGlider is a joint cooperation between the European Gliding Development Association (AEDEVV), Dassault Aviation and the student and research groups of t...


2017/05/09 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | UAV / DRONES

After a nearly two-year sojourn in space, the US military drone X-37 B is back on Earth, fueling wild ideas about its mystery mission.Looking like a small version of ...


Successful first mission in Mali for the German Armed Forces Heron 1 MALE
2016/11/04 | AEROCONTACT | UAV / DRONES

The German Bundeswehr Medium Altitude Long Endurance (MALE) unmanned aerial system (UAS) Heron 1 flew its first operational mission in Mali on 1 November from Gao airp...


Airbus Defence and Space submits Atlante UAV for civil certification
2014/10/08 | AVIATION WORLD NEWS | UAV / DRONES

Airbus Defence and Space becomes first company to apply for European civil certification of an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle European Aviation Safety Agency to consider Atla...