Russia developing kamikaze drone that hits target & detonates

One of the drone models used by Russia is to be modified to be used as a kamikaze, Russian media said. Such drones can be used to suppress enemy air defenses or to provide tactical-level air support to units in the field. “A drone which would act similar to a fire ship is being developed […]

Air Force wants machine-to-machine software for drones

Air Force wants machine-to-machine software for drones By Kevin McCaney May 13, 2016 The Air Force, which is planning on developing unmanned aerial systems that can work autonomously and in teams, is looking for the next generation of machine-to-machine teaming software, which could enable UAS to operate in “swarms.” The service has issued a request for […]

Airbus Seeks to Raise Its Profile in the Drone Industry

Airbus Seeks to Raise Its Profile in the Drone Industry CEO Tom Enders says high-level review is assessing various strategic options Andy Pasztor and Robert Wall Updated May 11, 2016 4:32 p.m. ET   Airbus Group SE wants to become a major player in the fast-growing global drone industry, said its chief executive, Tom Enders, […]