Category Archives: UAV Technologies

Airbus Developing Anti-UAV To Locate Infiltration
Remember the signs surrounding military bases stating “military area, no pictures”? You probably already guessed that not everyone follows the rules and UAVs are actually to first to break the rule. Due to the great importance of this safety issue, Airbus, the...
esc Aerospace performs UAV test flights in the Czech Republic
Following the design, development and procurement of the newest generation of dual purpose UAVs esc Aerospace has conducted field testing in early September 2015. The field trials were conducted for the purposes of recent UAV avionics and airframe upgrade verifications. Created for...
UAVs and robotics move into Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul (MRO)
Technological innovations are changing inspections, parts stocking and repairs Airframe, engine and component OEMs are constantly trying to make their products last longer in service, be more reliable, require less-frequent maintenance and be easier to maintain. Much of the new best-practice maintenance...
UAV Milestone: First Autonomous Aerial Refuelling
The X-47B successfully conducted the first ever Autonomous Aerial Refuelling (AAR) of an unmanned aircraft April 22, completing the final test objective under the Navy’s Unmanned Combat Air System demonstration programme. While flying off the coast of Maryland and Virginia in the...
3rd Generation Avionics now available for UAVs
The latest evolution of esc Aerospace’s modern avionics is now available for deployment on various unmanned platforms. The 3rd generations avionics take several existing sub-systems including accelerometers, gyroscopes and on board computers and integrate them all onto 1 functional avionics unit, saving...