Tag Archives: Drone

Lockheed Unveils Concept Design for Carrier-Based Drone

Lockheed Martin has released the concept design for a  new carrier-based drone that will allow for 24/7 intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance support, according to a Defense Update article. The new design for the unmanned carrier launched airborne surveillance and strike air vehicle will integrate F-35C, RQ-170 and other drone system technologies. …

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Iran Claims Success In Downing Mock Drone

Iran’s Revolutionary Guard is claiming it successfully brought down mock foreign surveillance drones during recent tests, Reuters reports. Citing a report from the state’s Fars news agency, Stephen Powell writes the government used hypothetical drones in the test. Powell writes that the news agency removed the word “hypothetical” from its …

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Kratos Wins Contracts to Manufacture Ground Equipment for UAV Programs; Richard Selvaggio Comments

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions’ unmanned systems solutions division has won contracts totaling $8.7 million to provide specialized ground equipment in support of two strategic unmanned aerial vehicle programs. “These contract awards further the strategic goals of the division and Kratos as a whole,” said Richard Selvaggio, president of Kratos …

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