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US Special Operations Forces receive sUAS launcher

UAV Solutions has announced the delivery its small Unmanned Aerial System Pneumatic Launch System to US Special Operations Forces

Skyguide launches digital flight planning and airspace authorization

Switzerland-wide rollout of digital authorization for unmanned aerial systems and other special flights

First flight for multi-intelligence configured MQ-4C Triton

A Northrop Grumman MQ-4C Triton high-altitude, long-endurance UAV has been flown for the first time in the platform’s new, highly upgraded multi-intelligence configuration

Shield AI signs agreement to acquire Martin UAV

US-based artificial intelligence and technology company Shield AI has reached an agreement to acquire unmanned systems provider Martin UAV

AeroVironment secures USAF Puma 3 AE order, Raven support services

AeroVironment confirmed on July 22 that it has received two firm-fixed-price contracts from the USAF – worth US$15.94m – covering the procurement of Puma 3 AE unmanned aircraft systems, as well as support for the service’s existing fleet of Raven platforms

Royal Australian Navy extends S-100 contract

The Royal Australian Navy has awarded Schiebel a three-year extension contract for the sustainment of its S-100 Camcopter unmanned aerial system

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UK orders 13 more Protector RG1s

UK Defence Minister Jeremy Quin has confirmed that a £195m contract has been signed with General Atomics Aeronautical Systems for a further 13 MQ-9B Protector RG1 remotely piloted aircraft for the RAF

Blackjack and ScanEagle production ceiling increased

The US Naval Air Systems Command has awarded Insitu a contract modification that increases the ceiling to provide additional air vehicles, support equipment and spares for the RQ-21A Blackjack and ScanEagle unmanned systems

Insitu awarded Blackjack and ScanEagle contract

Insitu has received an order for RQ-21A Blackjack and ScanEagle unmanned aircraft systems for the US Navy and Foreign Military Sales customers

Thales expands drone management for a safer airspace

Thales and geospatial information management company Airspace Link will provide safe integration of UAS into low altitude airspace where the systems are BVLOS of operators.