SECTIONS

HomeArticlesPodcastsJobs

DARPA Shows Concepts for the Future of VTOL Uncrewed Aerial Systems

Article image

By Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)

May 29, 2024

OperationsPayload

DARPA’s AdvaNced airCraft Infrastructure-Less Launch And RecoverY program, known as ANCILLARY, shows six design concepts for a low-weight, large-payload, long-endurance VTOL uncrewed X-plane. The innovative configurations and critical technology designs come from a wide array of performers, from small start-up to legacy aerospace companies, broadening the network of partners contributing to the program.

Read More

Produced by UAS Magazine, the UAS Summit will provide attendees with a comprehensive overview of the current state of the unmanned aircraft systems industry.

Read More

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) is working with the U.S. Special Operations Command to develop a new Airborne Battlespace Awareness and Defense (ABAD) capability. ABAD will provide detection and protection against Radio Frequency and Infrared threats.

Read More

Edge Autonomy announced a major performance enhancement to the field-proven VXE30 Stalker UAS. Through a series of subsystem upgrades, Edge Autonomy has doubled the flight endurance and payload capacity of the base VXE30 Stalker system, closing the gap between the capabilities of small UAS and large UAS.

Read More

Produced by UAS Magazine, the UAS Summit will provide attendees with a comprehensive overview of the current state of the unmanned aircraft systems industry.

Read More

Hellas Sat and Thales Alenia Space have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to collaborate on the development of an optical communication payload for the upcoming new mission to be embarked on the future Hellas Sat 5 telecommunications satellite, operating in geostationary orbit at 39 degrees East.

Read More

Insitu announced the first successful drop of inert GPS-guided Shryke munitions from the Integrator Uncrewed Aircraft System (UAS) in collaboration with Corvid and L3Harris Technologies.

Read More

JOUAV introduced the PH-20, a game-changing upgrade to its heavy-lift multi-rotor drone, formerly known as the PH-25.

Read More

UAS Magazine, the UAS Angel Network, and the Grand Forks Region EDC, announced this week the six companies selected to pitch to a group of angel investors and venture capital firms at the UAS Summit & Expo, taking place October 10-11 in Grand Forks.

Read More

New Ghost variant increases payload capacity and flight time, with options for a long-range resilient communications kit, vision-based navigation module, and alternate gimbals

Read More

ISS Aerospace announced the unveiling of the tube-launched WASP M4-TL tactical UAS. WASP represents next generation technology for semi-autonomous aerial systems.

Read More

Draganfly Inc. announced the unveiling of its newest product, the Commander 3 XL Hybrid, at the Commercial UAV Expo taking place at the Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, from September 5-7.

Read More

MissionGO, Inc. and Linebird are teaming up to provide advanced services and training for UAS operations and enhanced special inspections of electrical utility infrastructure

Read More

Textron Systems Corporation and Anduril Industries completed a successful demonstration of a Textron Systems Aerosonde® Hybrid Quad (HQ) UAS operated with multiple payloads onboard to simulate and geolocate threat emitters.

Read More

Indoor drone solution provider Flyability, in collaboration with Mirion Technologies announce the launch of a radiation surveying payload for the Elios 3 indoor inspection drone.

Read More

BBI International and HYSKY Society™ have announced a partnership to co-locate the UAS Summit and Expo with FLYING HY, the world's largest hydrogen aviation event. The events will take place at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks, ND on Oct 10-11, 2023.

Read More

The University of Alaska and Gov. Mike Dunleavy announced that the University and State of Alaska will host the inaugural Global Autonomous Systems Conference (GASC) in Anchorage on Aug. 9-11, 2023.

Read More

Organizers of Commercial UAV Expo have announced a list of influential leaders in the drone industry who will be participating on the Advisory Board.

Read More

TEKEVER and CRFS have successfully completed phase one of their system integration partnership and launched the first sub-tactical unmanned aerial system (UAS) carrying highly sensitive RF sensors as a payload.

Read More

When UAS pioneer Emmanuel Prévinaire started Flying-Cam in 1988, he knew he was onto something big. Eventually, the movie industry knew it, too.

Read More

Autonomous drone flights enable scalability while reducing operating costs and lowering the environmental footprint

Read More

Two UAS companies with different offerings explain the impact of receiving a 333 exemption

Read More

From technology breakthroughs to new company launches, university UAV work is vast, varied and more valuable than ever before.

Read More

Advertisement

Sign up for our e-newsletter!
BBI International Logo

@ Copyright 2024 - BBI International - All rights reserved.