Portuguese firm to Provide Ukraine with Long-range Drones

June 19, 2023 @ 05:14 AM

Portuguese drone maker Tekever will supply Ukraine with long-range drones, a move bankrolled by the United Kingdoms International Fund for Ukraine (IFU). Tekever told

More MQ-9A Block 5 Reapers for Dutch Air Force

June 17, 2023 @ 03:42 AM

The Netherlands has received U.S

GA-ASI Performs First Flight of New Heavy Fuel Engine for Gray Eagle...

June 16, 2023 @ 05:19 AM

General Atomics conducted the first flight of its new 200-horsepower heavy fuel engine on a Gray Eagle aircraft at its El Mirage flight facility on May 9, 2023. The Heavy Fuel Engine (HFE) 2

Kuwait Orders Bayraktar TB2 UCAVs for $367M

June 14, 2023 @ 12:04 PM

The Kuwaiti government has finalized a deal with Turkeys Baykar for Bayraktar TB2 unmanned combat aerial vehicles (UCAVs) worth $367 million

American Global Hawk UAV Was Overhead During Ukrainian Sea Drones' Attack on...

June 12, 2023 @ 09:03 AM

An American-operated RQ-4B Global Hawk drone was overhead when Ukrainian unmanned explosive-laden boats attempted to attack a Russian reconnaissance vessel Priazovye that was monitoring activity around a Russia-Turkey gas pipeline. “The Armed Forces of Ukraine unsuccessfully attempted to attack the Black Sea Fleet's ship Priazovye, which is carrying out control and...

Turkish Unmanned Fighter, Kızılelma Completes Flight Tests, Serial Production in 2024

June 8, 2023 @ 12:25 PM

Turkey first indigenous unmanned fighter Bayraktar Kızılelma has cleared all tests and is progressing towards serial production, with plans to commence in 2024. The Kızılelma rolled off Baykar Technologys production line in November 2022

Russian Volunteers Assemble Small Attack Drones from Asia-sourced Parts

June 7, 2023 @ 09:24 AM

Volunteers from Russias Leningrad region are assembling small quadcopter attack drones, the main components of which are sourced from Asia. Amidst increasing usage of drones in the Ukraine war, the volunteers from Luga district, Leningrad, are helping cranking up the production of drones to help Russian forces meet an ever-increasing demand for battlefield support drones,

Russia Strikes Ukraine’s UAV Assembly Shop

June 5, 2023 @ 06:12 AM

Russia has struck a Ukrainian facility in Dnepropetrovsk that was being used to assemble unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). Igor Konashenkov, Russian defense ministry spokesman, told reporters on Monday that the drone assembly shop was targeted with ground-based precision weapons

Russia to Say 'Hello' to Ukraine with New Kamikaze Drones

June 3, 2023 @ 07:11 AM

Russian armed forces latest kamikaze drone, the Privet-82 (“Hello-82”), has cleared tests during its combat deployment in Ukraine. "The Privet-82 has passed flight tests on the territory of the Lugansk and Donetsk Peoples Republics in the area of the special military operation

MQ-9 Surveillance Drone Upgraded with High Capacity Communication Capability

May 30, 2023 @ 02:14 PM

An MQ-9 Reaper drone featuring an upgraded satellite communications capability took part in a recent exercise. On May 27, the U

Kalashnikov Sets up Loitering Munitions Manufacturing Facility

May 27, 2023 @ 05:01 AM

Kalashnikov Concern has established a new facility to manufacture guided loitering munitions. The complexes are designed for high-precision destruction of remote single and group enemy ground targets, Rostec said in a release

S.Korea Develops Lightweight Carbon Fiber for UAVs

May 26, 2023 @ 11:33 AM

The Defense Science Research Institute, part of South Koreas Agency for Defense Development (ADD) has transformed domestic carbon fiber into advanced aerospace composite material for use on drones. The development of the material began in 2020