unmanned aircraft system (UAS)

Type of Content
What miniaturized cryptographic devices are available for transponder and radio applications in small UAVs? DSIAC was asked to find small size, weight, and power (SWaP)...
October 8, 2018 | Source: Defense One, defenseone.com, Patrick Tucker, 12 February 2018
The Missile Defense Agency is rushing to put more solutions in the field and trying to put past failures behind them. One of the smaller line items in the Missile Defense Agency’s...
Unmanned Aerial Systems for Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance
Report Date: 
May, 2018
Author(s): 
Matthew Harbaugh
This report summarizes information about various unmanned aerial systems (UAS) platforms currently used for intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR). The applicability of various UAS platforms and sensor payloads for specific types of...
August 7, 2018 | Source: GCN, gcn.com, 23 August 2018, Matt Leonard
San Diego is in the midst of a tech convergence. It is working to build what it calls the nation’s largest smart city network, and it also was selected for the U.S. Department of...
June 18, 2018 | Source: GCN, gcn.com, 14 June 2018, Caroline Mohan
The Federal Aviation Administration wants to convene experts and explore research on multiple-unmanned aircraft systems operations as the agency works to prepare for an...
Publication Date: 
22 May 2018
May 21, 2018 | Source: The Verge, theverge.com, 2018, Casey Newton
At 2AM, in the dark morning hours of June 28th, Mark Zuckerberg woke up and got on a plane. He was traveling to an aviation testing facility in Yuma, AZ, where a small Facebook...
May 21, 2018 | Source: Defense News, defensenews.com, 9 April 2018, Mark Pomerleau
It could be several years before the Navy can deploy persistent, around-the-clock surveillance using its new high-flying surveillance drone. The MQ-4C Triton, a cousin of the Air...
May 21, 2018 | Source: ZeroHedge, zerohedge.com, 8 March 2018, Tyler Durden
On display were some of Russia's most advanced defense systems including Su-30SM, Su-57, MiG-29SMT, and MiG-31K aircraft; Mil Mi-28N attack helicopters; the Korsar strike drone;...
May 21, 2018 | Source: Shephard Media, shephardmedia.com, 16 May 2018, Andrew White
The US Special Operations Command’s (USSOCOM’s) Science and Technology (S&T) Directorate has launched a virtual symposium to support industry efforts to identify and enable...