Global contract for development, production and introduction into service close to signature.
Record-setting Solar Impulse 2 to become new class of solar-powered, medium-altitude pseudo satellite.
Unique approach of system integrators competing to attract technology “sprinters” is enabling use of swarming robots on urban missions.
The Middle East continues to be a theater of innovation, improvisation and adaptation for both offensive and defensive small drone warfare.
The four proposed types, of successively larger size, would have payloads of 0.3-100 metric tons. A fifth is intended to carry a rocket for space launch.
A high-level task force on drone mitigation calls for shared responsibility by airports and governments.
BNSF Railway flies rail inspection mission beyond visual line of sight of its drone operators.
Flirtey reveals plans to begin commercial drone deliveries.
Startups report progress with full-scale prototypes as Bell and Boeing test eVTOL unmanned cargo aircraft.
Startup Elroy Air begins flight tests of a large VTOL unmanned aircraft designed for responsive logistics.