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Navy asks Boeing to build another two developmental MQ-25 unmanned aerial tanker aircraft and avionics

April 22, 2024
The MQ-25 is the U.S. Navy's first carrier-based unmanned aircraft and is designed to provide a much-needed carrier aircraft refueling capability.
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Freefly Systems integrates Doodle Labs radios into new NDAA-compliant Astro UAS

April 22, 2024
The mini Mesh Rider Radio operates in an unlicensed frequency band, facilitating commercial drone operations while minimizing RF interference in diverse environments.
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Windracers partners with Purdue University to launch AI aviation center

April 22, 2024
The first AI-focused aviation center at Purdue aims to revolutionize autonomous flying through advanced research and development, Miriam McNabb writes for DroneLife.
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Subsea power-distribution for charging unmanned underwater vehicles introduced by Diversified Technologies

This bi-directional system converts 10 kilovolts DC to 375 volts DC at the seafloor to permit grid or loop configurations with multiple power sources.
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Boeing Insitu to build RQ-21A and ScanEagle unmanned aircraft and sensor payloads in $84.5 million deal

April 18, 2024
The RQ-21 Blackjack twin-boom single-engine monoplane UAV for surveillance and reconnaissance can be launched and recovered without runways.