unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV)

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January 14, 2019 | Source: Defense Systems, defensesystems.com, matt leonard, 5 september 2018
Even as drone technology advances, power constraints limit the amount of equipment unmanned systems can carry, as well as the time they can stay in the air. Some drone systems,...
December 17, 2018 | Source: Business Insider, nordic.businessinsider.com, Sten Lock, 29 May 2018
Drones are all the rage these days, but the technology still has its limitations. Drones can be noisy and easily spotted, which makes them difficult to use for surveillance...
December 3, 2018 | Source: The Drive, thedrive.com, Marco Margaritoff, 2 August 2018
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) arguably develops some of the most technologically advanced systems known to man, and its latest endeavor certainly continues...
What UAVs could deliver a 50-pound payload for launch and landing on a moving ship at sea without use of catapults, cables, or nets? DSIAC was asked to compile a list of...
What COTS/GOTS technologies exist for ground deployed persistent ISR? DSIAC received a request for commercial and government off-the-shelf (COTS/GOTS) technologies that...
November 19, 2018 | Source: Redmond Magazine, redmondmag.com, Brien Posey, 6 November 2018
More than a perk for hobbyists, Microsoft's new software development kits (SDK) will -- for the first time -- give anyone who has basic development skills a way to build apps for...
What miniaturized cryptographic devices are available for transponder and radio applications in small UAVs? DSIAC was asked to find small size, weight, and power (SWaP)...
Unmanned Aerial Systems for Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance
Report Date: 
May, 2018
Author(s): 
Matthew Harbaugh
This report summarizes information about various unmanned aerial systems (UAS) platforms currently used for intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR). The applicability of various UAS platforms and sensor payloads for specific types of...
Publication Date: 
28 August 2018
August 7, 2018 | Source: GCN, gcn.com, 23 August 2018, Matt Leonard
San Diego is in the midst of a tech convergence. It is working to build what it calls the nation’s largest smart city network, and it also was selected for the U.S. Department of...