Textron to Deliver Aerosonde HQ Drones to Army for FTUAS Testing

Textron’s Aerosonde HQ small unmanned aircraft system (SUAS) (Textron Photo) PARIS AIR SHOW–In the coming months, Textron Systems [TXT] is to deliver its Aerosonde HQ vertical take-off and landing drone to the U.S. Army as part of the service’s Brigade Combat Team evaluation, the first phase of the Army’s Future Tactical Unmanned Aircraft System program, and company […]

Vector VTOL drone transforms into Scorpion tricopter

Vector VTOL drone transforms into Scorpion tricopter Ben Coxworth The drone can be flown as a fixed-wing VTOL, or as a multicopter(Credit: Quantum Systems) While regular multicopter drones are highly stable and maneuverable, their vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) counterparts are faster and more energy-efficient when in forward flight. Germany’s Quantum Systems has set out to […]

Taiwan tests Terra Drone and Unifly’s drone traffic management system

Taiwan tests Terra Drone and Unifly’s drone traffic management system 7 June 2019 Terra Drone Corporation, one of the world’s largest providers of industrial drone solutions, has successfully demonstrated to Taiwanese government officials an unmanned traffic management (UTM) system developed jointly with Unifly, a leading drone traffic management provider from Europe and a portfolio company […]