Competition between US states to host key FAA test sites for unmanned aircraft is hotting up. BILL READ reports on Oklahoma’s chances as it targets the civil UAV revolution.
Report on highlights from the 2nd day at the 2011 Paris Air Show
Guest of Honour for this year’s Royal Aeronautical Society Annual Banquet on 18 May is Air Chief Marshal Sir Simon Bryant, Commander-in-Chief Air Command, RAF. Have you got your ticket for this presitigious event?
The Airworthiness and Maintenance Specialist Group Committee will be visiting the Airbus wing manufacturing facility at Broughton on 24th March and a few places have become available!
Report from Day 2 of the ICAS conference on some of the latest research into UAV control systems, including a remarkable research experiment conducted using swarming robotic ‘sharks’.
After fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan, the latest frontier for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) is the consumer toy market – with the launch of the Parrot AR Drone, a remote-controlled quadricopter controlled over Wi-Fi by an iPhone ‘app’.