Pentagon suspends commercial drone purchases and use

Pentagon suspends commercial drone purchases and use By: Kelsey Atherton    12 hours ago The low cost, immediate utility, and ease of use of commercial quadcopters have piqued military interest for years. A new memo suggests these drones may not be worth the cyber vulnerabilities they introduce. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Frank Cordoba/Released)  The […]

Belarus reveals drone that is a rocket launcher with rotors

Belarus reveals drone that is a rocket launcher with rotors By: Kelsey Atherton    1 day ago 21023 With the four engines spaced the right distance apart and wired into a flight controller, almost anything can be the fuselage for a drone. Even a rocket launcher. (Screenshot by Kelsey D. Atherton)  Drone is an expansive category, a […]

China unveils its unmanned ‘Dark Sword’ fighter jet that could fly at supersonic speeds and prove a ‘nightmare’ for US defenses

China unveils its unmanned ‘Dark Sword’ fighter jet that could fly at supersonic speeds and prove a ‘nightmare’ for US defenses Deadly aircraft codenamed Dark Sword has been rumored for over a decade  A new photo appears to finally show a full-sized version of the military vehicle  Dark Sword is an unmanned aerial vehicle capable […]