A Reaper Drone Shot Down Another Drone in First Unmanned Air-to-Air Kill

A Reaper Drone Shot Down Another Drone in First Unmanned Air-to-Air Kill The incident was the dawn of unmanned air-to-air combat. By Kyle Mizokami Sep 19, 2018 U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO/ILKA COLE A U.S. Reaper drone shot down another with a missile, the Air Force revealed yesterday. The incident, which took place last year and involved […]

After cuts, 2019 drone budget still largest ever for Pentagon

After cuts, 2019 drone budget still largest ever for Pentagon By: Kelsey Atherton     The Instant Eye quadcopter is part of the Pentagon’s growing inventory of small drones. (Jered T. Stone/ Marine Corps) Even after being cut by hundreds of million, fiscal year 2019 is set to be the Pentagon’s spendiest year for drones. The drone […]

Serbia looks to acquire Chinese drones and the technological know-how

Serbia looks to acquire Chinese drones and the technological know-how By: Jaroslaw Adamowski    Serbian soldiers stand guard next to the national flag prior to an honor salute on the eve of Serbia’s Statehood Day. (Vladimir Zivojinovic/AFP via Getty Images)  WARSAW, Poland — Serbia’s acting assistant defense minister has announced the ministry is negotiating with a number […]