Like drones in general, loitering munitions can be hard to detect and shoot down, especially the smaller models.
Here's What You Need To Remember: Suicide drones have been developed by the United States and...
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U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has criticized an independent U.N. human rights expert’s report saying a U.S. drone strike that killed a top Iranian general in January amounted to a violation of international law
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Current work on a futuristic sixth-generation fighter—to come after and fly alongside upgraded F-35s—includes the development of stealthy drone fighters, hypersonic flight, lasers, new precision weaponry and...
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The Navy’s accelerated strategic vision aims to catapult this kind of technology into a new era.
Key Point: The submarine age could be ending.
Should an enemy submarine surface well beyond undersea or surface...
Tehran’s drone program be getting a GPS boost.
Here's What You Need to Remember: If claims about GPS-navigable Shahed 129s are credible, then Iran presumably has the ability to use GPS navigation in tandem with other...
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The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport organized a coordinated, 10 minute light show consisting of 300 drones over the Han River in the capital of Seoul. The display was intended to thank healthcare workers on the frontline and encourage...
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A lot of military and political leaders seem to think so.
What if a drone-launched, precision-guided Hellfire missile or fighter-jet air-dropped bomb was heading directly toward a designated enemy target, but it was...
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Scientists have built an AI tool that finds drone pilots flying dangerously close to airports or protected airspace. The system aims to reduce the risks drones pose to aircraft. Not only can they collide with planes, but they can also interfere with...
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Drones, personal flying vehicles, and air taxis may be part of our everyday life in the very near future. Drones and air taxis will create new means of mobility and transport routes. Drones will be used for surveillance, delivery and in the...
Mark Zuckerberg’s long-stated goal for Facebook is to “connect the world.” Now it seems he may be considering using drones in order to achieve that. The world’s largest social network is in talks to purchase Titan Aerospace, a manufacturer...
Related topics: Facebook, Social Media, Mark Zuckerberg, Titan Aerospace
The technology of the future?
Multiple precision-guided anti-ship missiles stream across the ocean, armed enemy drones circle the skies and swarms of radio-networked enemy small boats coordinate integrated surface...
That’s what the Department of Homeland Security worried about.
Chinese corporate employees have been conducting “surveillance” at natural gas facilities in the American South, leaked documents from the Department...
In early January the United States killed General Qassim Soleimani, a top commander of Iran’s al-Quds Force, in an airstrike at Baghdad’s International Airport. The strike also killed Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, the deputy commander of Iran-backed...
Related topics: Iran, Iraq, Baghdad, Airports
A chaotic drone of meaningless sound to lull the human brain out of its usual drive to latch on to patterns can at times be a welcome thing. A nonsense background din — like an old television tuned to a dead channel — can help drown out...
In terms of a global coronavirus update, there's not that much good news to go around at the moment -- though there are exceptions, such as in South Korea which has done a better job than most countries at getting a handle on the virus and tamping...
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Hundreds of drones lit up the night sky in Seoul for a spectacular showcase of motivational and awareness messages as the world battles the coronavirus pandemic. Three hundred unmanned aerial vehicles were programmed to form images above the Han...
Moscow's new weapon is very close to completion.
Key Point: Moscow has been modernizing its forces and building new weapons. Here is what it hopes to do with the Okhotnik.
Russia is pursuing additional tests,...
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The kid-friendly indoor quadcopter comes with two batteries for extra flight time.