WASHINGTON – The FAA today announced a web-based aircraft registration process for owners of small unmanned aircraft weighing more than 0.55 pounds and less than 55 pounds including payloads such as on-board cameras.
December 14th, 2015 by admin, Comments Off on FAA Requires Drone Owners to Register by February 19
November 22nd, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on Boeing Phantom Ray Completes Low-speed Taxi Tests
ST. LOUIS – The Boeing Phantom Ray unmanned airborne system successfully completed low-speed taxi tests on Nov. 18 at Lambert International Airport in St. Louis.
July 13th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on Taranis Unmanned Combat Aircraft Thunders Into View
WARTON, UK – A prototype unmanned combat aircraft of the future, Taranis, has been unveiled by the UK Ministry of Defence for the first time today.
Named after the Celtic god of thunder, the concept demonstrator will test the possibility of developing the first ever autonomous stealthy Unmanned Combat Air Vehicle that would ultimately be capable […]
July 12th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on Boeing Unveils Unmanned Phantom Eye Demonstrator
ST. LOUIS – Boeing today unveiled the hydrogen-powered Phantom Eye unmanned airborne system, a demonstrator that will stay aloft at 65,000 feet for up to four days.
April 8th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on NASA’s Unpiloted Global Hawk Completes First Science Flight
WASHINGTON, D.C. – NASA has successfully completed the first science flight of the Global Hawk unpiloted aircraft system over the Pacific Ocean. The flight was the first of five scheduled for this month’s Global Hawk Pacific, or GloPac, mission to study atmospheric science over the Pacific and Arctic oceans.
April 6th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on X-48B BWB Team Completes Phase 1 Test Flights
EDWARDS, Calif. – A team led by NASA and The Boeing Company has completed the first phase of flight tests on the subscale X-48B blended wing body aircraft at the agency’s Dryden Flight Research Center in Edwards, Calif.
March 3rd, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on Aurora Unveils Test Wing for Solar Aircraft
MANASSAS, VA – Aurora Flight Sciences has completed the fabrication and initial tests of an advanced wing design that could revolutionize solar-powered aircraft.
February 24th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on Universal Takes Delivery of Night-Flying UAV for Civilian Data Acquisition Tasks
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – Universal Wing Technologies Inc. has taken delivery of its third Venturer-class unmanned airborne vehicle, targeted at night time “red eye” endurance missions.