unmanned aircraft system (UAS)

Air Force testing microwave weapons to stop drones

by • 2 months ago

The directed energy program could give the military tools to disable incoming drones.

Department of Defense seeks new AI systems to power drone group work

by • 4 months ago

The Defense Innovation Unit wants to find algorithms that will allow drones to work with each other as a team automatically.

Navy conducting major exercise in Pacific with unmanned systems

by • 5 months ago

The Navy's Unmanned Integrated Battle Problem 21 (IBP21) is testing how the department will integrate autonomous vessels into the fleet.

Air Force can now deploy drones from other drones

by • 5 months ago

The Air Force Research Lab successfully launched a small unmanned system from a larger drone mid-flight, the lab said.

Anduril buys small drone company, expanding its innovative tech portfolio

by • 6 months ago

Defense tech startup Anduril Industries is making moves into the drone market with the acquisition of Area-I.

Agencies told to assess if they can end contracts for drones built by foreign adversaries

by • 8 months ago

The executive order applies to unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) from China, Russia, Iran and North Korea.