Drones and Other Unmanned Vehicles http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6951/more en Military Satellite and Aviation MRO Markets Prepare for Decade of Growth http://mwrf.com/systems/military-satellite-and-aviation-mro-markets-prepare-decade-growth <div class="field-byline"> Sarah Mangiola </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Consistent growth is predicted for the global military satellite market and military aviation MRO market from 2014 to 2024, thanks to advances in technology and the pooling of resources. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/military-satellite-and-aviation-mro-markets-prepare-decade-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/military-satellite-and-aviation-mro-markets-prepare-decade-growth#comments News Defense Drones and Other Unmanned Vehicles Systems Tue, 06 May 2014 19:34:00 +0000 25011 at http://mwrf.com Courtesy of NASA Lockheed Martin Fosters Aircraft Research Program http://mwrf.com/systems/lockheed-martin-fosters-aircraft-research-program <div class="field-byline"> Sarah Mangiola </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With the help of Lockheed Martin, Warsaw Polytechnic will be developing a research program focusing on the development, optimization, and future of unmanned and manned aerial vehicle systems in Poland. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/lockheed-martin-fosters-aircraft-research-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/lockheed-martin-fosters-aircraft-research-program#comments News Drones and Other Unmanned Vehicles Systems Mon, 28 Apr 2014 18:12:00 +0000 24711 at http://mwrf.com Courtesy of Lockheed Martin Drones: Applications, Components, and Market View http://mwrf.com/systems/drones-applications-components-and-market-view <div class="node-body article-body">Development for current and future drones requires designers and manufacturers to overcome incompatibility among systems and subsystems, lack of standards, and cost, weight, endurance, and altitude factors. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/drones-applications-components-and-market-view" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/drones-applications-components-and-market-view#comments News Defense Drones and Other Unmanned Vehicles Systems Wed, 18 Sep 2013 14:26:00 +0000 17931 at http://mwrf.com <p> The Predator, used by the Air Force and the CIA, has been the system with the biggest dollar volume since its first use in 1995.</p> Interview: Fred Ortiz, President, dB Control http://mwrf.com/active-components/interview-fred-ortiz-president-db-control <div class="node-body article-body">Even with GaN making inroads into TWTA application areas and defense budgets being cut, dB Control is preparing for a bright future for its TWTAs and MPMsā€”thanks to the growth in UAVs. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/interview-fred-ortiz-president-db-control" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/interview-fred-ortiz-president-db-control#comments Active components Drones and Other Unmanned Vehicles Interviews Technologies Wed, 05 Sep 2012 18:48:00 +0000 10081 at http://mwrf.com Drones Stir Controversy http://mwrf.com/military/drones-stir-controversy <div class="node-body article-body">Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) have provided a nice boon to the microwave and RF market. By using technologies ranging from Global Positioning System (GPS) location to wireless communications, they have offered new business opportunities. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/military/drones-stir-controversy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/military/drones-stir-controversy#comments Content News Defense Drones and Other Unmanned Vehicles Editor Columns Thu, 09 Aug 2012 20:09:00 +0000 9331 at http://mwrf.com Fiber Laser Takes Out Airborne Targets http://mwrf.com/military/fiber-laser-takes-out-airborne-targets <div class="node-body article-body">Raytheon Co. and a United States Navy team used a combined-beam fi ber laser weapon system to shoot down four unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) in fl ight during an over-the-water engagement. The UAVs were engaged and destroyed using the US Navy's ...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/military/fiber-laser-takes-out-airborne-targets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/military/fiber-laser-takes-out-airborne-targets#comments Content Defense Drones and Other Unmanned Vehicles Thu, 07 Oct 2010 04:00:00 +0000 4361 at http://mwrf.com UAVs Leading Forward Ranks http://mwrf.com/military/uavs-leading-forward-ranks <div class="field-deck"> Unmanned aerial vehicles are proving to be invaluable on the battlefield as a way of performing surveillance and reconnaissance without endangering troops. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Unmanned aerial vehicles are proving to be invaluable on the battlefield as a way of performing surveillance and reconnaissance without endangering troops.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/military/uavs-leading-forward-ranks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/military/uavs-leading-forward-ranks#comments Content Defense Drones and Other Unmanned Vehicles Thu, 07 Oct 2010 04:00:00 +0000 7284 at http://mwrf.com Combat Policy Will Impact UAV Market http://mwrf.com/military/combat-policy-will-impact-uav-market <div class="node-body article-body">UNITED STATESAccording to the Market Intel Group LLC (MiG) report titled, "Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) for Counter-Insurgency Global Market & Technologies Outlook 2010-2015," the current US government policy regarding combat operations in ...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/military/combat-policy-will-impact-uav-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/military/combat-policy-will-impact-uav-market#comments Content Defense Drones and Other Unmanned Vehicles Thu, 17 Jun 2010 04:00:00 +0000 3924 at http://mwrf.com RF Signals Serve Homeland Security http://mwrf.com/military/rf-signals-serve-homeland-security <div class="field-deck"> An increasing number of applications in Homeland Security are relying on portable RF/microwave technology to prevent unauthorized use of cell phones, protect borders, and provide reliable communications during emergencies. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">An increasing number of applications in Homeland Security are relying on portable RF/microwave technology to prevent unauthorized use of cell phones, protect borders, and provide reliable communications during emergencies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/military/rf-signals-serve-homeland-security" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/military/rf-signals-serve-homeland-security#comments News Defense Drones and Other Unmanned Vehicles Thu, 17 Jun 2010 04:00:00 +0000 4149 at http://mwrf.com Sanswire Receives SkySat UAV Contract http://mwrf.com/military/sanswire-receives-skysat-uav-contract <div class="node-body article-body">SANSWIRE CORP. has announced that defense-contractor Global Telesat Corp. (GTC) has agreed to purchase a 50-percent interest in one SkySat airship for $250,000. GTC has an option to purchase the remaining 50 percent for an additional $750,000. The ...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/military/sanswire-receives-skysat-uav-contract" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/military/sanswire-receives-skysat-uav-contract#comments Content Defense Drones and Other Unmanned Vehicles Tue, 18 May 2010 04:00:00 +0000 3778 at http://mwrf.com