Hanwha Aerospace to Supply Tilting & Blade Pitch System for British Firm,...

October 20, 2023 @ 10:34 AM

Hanwha Aerospace has won approximately KRW 235.6 billion to provide Britains Vertical Aerospace (VA) with the Tilting & Blade Pitch System, a crucial component used in VA's four-seater VX4, an electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft

S.Korea’s ROKADI to Supply Fuel Interface Rings for MQ-9B Drones ...

October 17, 2023 @ 06:13 AM

ROKADI, a company based in the Republic of Korea, has entered into a Purchase Order agreement to supply General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) with fuel interface rings designed for use in MQ-9B SkyGuardian/SeaGuardian Unmanned Aircraft Systems

Netherlands to Deploy Three MQ-9 Reaper Drones to Romania

October 12, 2023 @ 12:30 PM

The Netherlands plans to deploy three MQ-9 drones in Romania next year, as confirmed by Netherlands Minister of Defence Kajsa Ollongren today. These unarmed aircraft will be utilized for intelligence gathering along NATO's eastern border, marking the first time the Netherlands deploys such reconnaissance drones beyond its borders

General Atomics Tests Aerial Recovery System for Small UAS

October 11, 2023 @ 06:06 AM

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) has advanced its Aerial Recovery System for Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems/Air-Launched Effects (SUAS/ALE)

American Rheinmetall Integrates Skyranger c-UAS Turret on Ripsaw M5 Robot

October 10, 2023 @ 01:32 PM

Rheinmetall is showcasing the Skyranger 30 anti-drone system mounted on Textron's Ripsaw M5 robotic combat vehicle (RCV) at AUSA 2023 exhibition. When integrated on an unmanned ground vehicle, Skyranger can secure the air space and mitigate UAS threats, including autonomously at the tactical edge

Turkish Aerial and Naval Drones Team up to Sink Target Ship in...

October 10, 2023 @ 05:23 AM

Turkeys Defense Ministry said domestically developed kamikaze sea drones, in collaboration with unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), successfully sunk a target ship. The trial, held in the Eastern Mediterranean off the coast of Mersin province, featured eight Albatros-S unmanned surface vessels (USVs) developed by the pioneering defense contractor, Aselsan

Australian Firm, Sypaq Corvo Supplying 100 'Cardboard Drones' a Month to Ukraine

October 7, 2023 @ 07:54 AM

Australian firm Sypaq Corvo has been churning out 100 Precision Payload Delivery System (PPDS) drones monthly for Ukraine since March 2023. The PPDS, a brainchild of Sypaq Corvo, offers a cost-effective alternative to traditional military-grade systems, as highlighted by company representative Michael Partridge

Turkish Aerospace Industry Pitches ANKA Drone in Meeting with Argentinian Military Brass

October 3, 2023 @ 10:49 AM

Representative of the Turkish Aerospace Industry (TAI) presented the ANKA unmanned system to senior officials of the Argentinian military during a meeting in the countrys capital last week. Besides the ANKA, TAI presented its portfolio of various fixed and rotary wing aircraft, unmanned aerial systems and observation and communications satellites to officials of Argentinas three Armed Forces, the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the Ministry of Defense, a press release said today

Australia to Donate Slinger Counter-UAV Systems to Ukraine

October 3, 2023 @ 07:10 AM

Australias Electro Optic Systems has readied the initial shipment of Slinger anti-drone systems destined for battle-ravaged Ukraine. This initial shipment consists of ten systems, primarily designed to provide protection against small Russian unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs)

Antonov to Manufacture French AAROK drone in Ukraine

October 2, 2023 @ 05:44 PM

French firm, Turgis & Gaillard has signed an agreement with Antonov Company to manufacture a version of its AAROK attack-reconnaissance drone in Ukraine. The agreement was signed during the visit of the French Minister of the Armed Forces Sébastien Lecornu to Kyiv last weekend

German Army Buys Rheinmetall's LUNA NG Reconnaissance Drones

September 29, 2023 @ 05:51 AM

The German Army (Bundeswehr) has contracted Rheinmetall to supply 13 units of the new LUNA NG air-supported reconnaissance drone. The amendment contract, signed on September 28, 2023, by the President of Germanys Federal Office for Bundeswehr Equipment, Information Technology, and In-Service Support (BAAINBw), Annette Lehnigk-Emden, ensures the project's continuation with Rheinmetall after the insolvency of the original system manufacturer