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July 19

Case Study: INS/GNSS Navigation Systems for Aerial Imagery

Inertial Sense, a developer of inertial navigation solutions for UAVs (unmanned aerial vehicles) and robotics, has released a case study outlining how an aerial imaging company has utilised Inertial Sense INS/GNSS navigation systems to provide accurate orientation information that helps them implement better automated data processing algorithms. When conducting an aerial survey, obtaining an accurate…

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July 19

DARPA Funds Machine Learning-Driven SIGINT Technology

BAE Systems has announced that it has been awarded funding from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to integrate machine-learning (ML) technology into platforms that decipher radio frequency signals, such as military unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). Its Controllable Hardware Integration for Machine-learning Enabled Real-time Adaptivity (CHIMERA) solution provides a reconfigurable hardware platform for ML…

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July 19

AVT Australia Selected as AAUS Industry Champion Innovation Award Finalist

Ascent Vision Technologies (AVT) Australia has announced that it has been named by the Australian Association of Unmanned Systems (AAUS) as a finalist for the AAUS Industry Champion Innovation Award 2019. AVT Australia was nominated for its CM142 UAS (unmanned aerial system) payload – a lightweight, gyro-stabilised imaging system that delivers intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance…

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June 19

GA-ASI Announces Streamlined ISR Tools for UAS

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) has unveiled its new Integrated Intelligence Center (I2C), which presents innovative ways to improve the user experience for operators of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) using automation and user experience-based design (UX). “I2C will rapidly transform data into actionable intelligence,” said David R. Alexander, president, GA-ASI. “We see benefits to…

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June 19

AVT Imaging Sensors Integrated on Firefighting Surveillance Drone

Ascent Vision Technologies (AVT) has confirmed that Bridger Aerospace has integrated their imaging sensors into Latitude’s FVR-90 VTOL (vertical take-off and landing) fixed-wing unmanned aerial system (UAS), to create the world’s most advanced aerial firefighting surveillance system. The Gen V system will be used by Bridger’s highly skilled and trained team of drone operators to…

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June 19

SkyGuardian UAS Conducts Simulated Civilian Airport Integration

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI) has announced that it worked with the Netherlands Research Laboratory (NLR) to conduct a simulated flight demonstration where civil Air Traffic Controllers (ATCOs) in an ATC Tower and Terminal Approach Facility managed the flight of a Medium-altitude, Long-endurance (MALE) Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) in a busy civilian airport like…

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June 19

Custom Interface Manufactures Cable Assemblies & Wire Harnesses for UAS

Custom Interface, a leading manufacturer and integrator of custom cable assemblies, wire harnesses and electro-mechanical assemblies for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and other aerospace systems, has partnered with Unmanned Systems Technology (“UST”) to demonstrate their expertise in this field. The ‘Gold’ profile highlights how they can provide innovative turnkey manufacturing solutions, systems integration, value-added engineering…

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June 19

Kratos Target Drones Used in German Navy Missile Exercise

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions has announced that its Unmanned Systems Division has successfully completed a Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) missile firing exercise with the German Navy. The exercises, hosted by FMV, utilized the Kratos MQM-178 Firejet and BQM-167i aerial target UAVs (unmanned aerial vehicles) and support services. During this live-fire exercise in the…

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