unmanned aircraft system (UAS)
Department of Defense seeks new AI systems to power drone group work
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
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
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
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
The executive order applies to unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) from China, Russia, Iran and North Korea.
FAA seeks 4 airports to test drone detection and mitigation technology
The new Airport UAS Detection and Mitigation Program will pave the way for such technology at all airports.