US Air Force F-16 fighter jets (Credit: US Air Force)

AI pilot developer Shield AI now valued at $2.5 billion

Although fully-autonomous AI combat fighter pilots may be a long way off, that doesn't seem to have deterred investors in what is arguably the...
US AIr Force F-16 fighter jets (Credit: US Air Force)

Are AI pilots likely to take over combat?

Like it or not, autonomous systems are going to play an increasing role in defence capabilities moving forward, across all domains and using a...
The Remote Weapon Station GUARDIAN 2.0

EM&E has participated in NATO Technical Interoperability Exercise 2023 on Unmanned Aircraft Systems (C-UAS)

ESCRIBANO Mechanical and Engineering, a leading Spanish company in innovation and cutting-edge technologies, has participated in the Technical Interoperability Exercise 2023 (TIE23) on NATO...
DARPA’s Glide Breaker

Boeing to Lead Counter-Hypersonic Flight Test, Evaluation for DARPA’s Glide Breaker

The contract award includes digital analysis and flight testing of a prototype hypersonic interceptor. Results will inform future hypersonic interceptor capabilities vital for...
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Teledyne FLIR Defense Demonstrates Groundbreaking UAV Vehicle Reconnaissance Technology at DSEI in London

Teledyne FLIR Defense, part of Teledyne Technologies Incorporated, is showcasing a new technology concept at this week’s DSEI conference in London that will allow...
A Puma uncrewed air system

DSEI 2023: UK MoD highlights Royal Navy crewed and uncrewed capability developments in delivering...

Crewed and uncrewed system programmes will both play crucial roles in delivering new operational capability for the UK Royal Navy (RN) increasingly quickly, Minister...
The new Skylark STUAS is capable of vertical take-off and landing.

Elbit Systems to Supply the Advanced Skylark mini UAS System to the IDF

Elbit Systems Ltd will produce and provide the Artillery Corps of the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) with the SkylarkTM 1Transitional Vertical Take-Off and Landing...
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UMS SKELDAR and Ultra Maritime unveil UAS based anti-submarine warfare solution at DSEI 2023

UMS SKELDAR and Ultra Maritime are unveiling their jointly developed anti-submarine warfare (ASW) solution at DSEI 2023. The solution, a Rotary Wing UAS providing...
'Sea Baby' sea drone (Credit: Security Service of Ukraine)

Has Russia destroyed Ukraine’s naval drone capability?

This week Russia claims to have destroyed the Ukrainian Navy's production and storage facilities for naval drones, using multiple seaborne long-range precision weapons against...
BAE/Mallory T-650

Ukraine’s Unmanned Robotic Battlefield Casualty Evacuation

A recent article in The Economist reported that Ukraine’s military has been utilizing unmanned cargo carrying aerial vehicles to evacuate critically wounded soldiers from...

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