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U.S. Navy’s X-47B Air Vehicle System in Focus

Back in November the U.S. Navy craned an X-47B, officially labeled an “unmanned combat air system,” aboard the USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) for the drone’s first carrier-based testing. And nothing says “brave new world” like the thought of … Continue reading

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Arming arial drones (UAV’s)

SAS 2012: Arming small UAV ATK displayed it’s new, compact munition that’s designed to be carried by small unmanned aerial vehicles at the Navy League’s Sea, Air, and Space show in Maryland. The 60 mm “Hatchet” bomb is designed to … Continue reading

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Russia helped Iran down U.S. Drone

(RUSSIA) Stephen Trimble from Flight Global reports Russia delivered the Avtobaza ground-based electronic intelligence and jamming system (see left) to Iran just four months ago. While most weapons deliveries to Iran are blocked, a jamming system like the Avtobaza is allowed … Continue reading

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