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Drone Racing League Reaches out to Connekt, LLC Help Design the Newest Version of Their Custom Quadcopter, the DRL Racer3
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Drone Racing League Reaches out to Connekt, LLC Help Design the Newest Version of Their Custom Quadcopter, the DRL Racer3

Quote from Ryan Gury, director of Product Development, “Scott Raitt of Connekt, LLC has worked with DRL’s design team over the past year. He has helped bring visions to life and is a tremendous asset with mechanical prototypes and design. The combination of DRL's design and Connekt's modeling skills has helped the team in many facets.” Upon design completion Connekt, LLC awarded...

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Sikorsky Signs Five-Year Production Contract to Build Black Hawk Helicopters for U.S. Army
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Sikorsky Signs Five-Year Production Contract to Build Black Hawk Helicopters for U.S. Army

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., June 30, 2017 - The U.S. government and Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) company, today signed a five-year contract for 257 H-60 Black Hawk helicopters to be delivered to the U.S. Army and Foreign Military Sales (FMS) customers. The multi-year contract will yield significant savings for the U.S. government compared with purchasing the same quantity across five separate...

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Aircraft

Rajant Advances Onboard Intelligence for UAVs, Opening up Commercial Opportunities for Drone Manufacturers

xCraft Showcases InstaMesh® Enabled x2i Hybrid VTOL Drone at AUVSI XPONENTIAL in Dallas PHILADELPHIA - May 9, 2017 - Rajant announced today advancements in its Kinetic Mesh® Wireless Network technology that will power in-air mesh networks, enabling drone manufacturers to strengthen drone-to-drone and drone-to-ground communications. Kinetic Mesh delivers communication and video backhaul...

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Cheetah Air, a division of Cheetah Software Systems, to Showcase its Fully Autonomous UAV Platform Enabling Drone Delivery and Pickup Capabilities at AUVSI's XPONENTIAL 2017, Booth 1143
Aircraft

Cheetah Air, a division of Cheetah Software Systems, to Showcase its Fully Autonomous UAV Platform Enabling Drone Delivery and Pickup Capabilities at AUVSI's XPONENTIAL 2017, Booth 1143

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., May 2, 2017 - Cheetah Air, a division of Cheetah Software Systems, has successfully developed and tested its fully autonomous UAV platform. What separates the Cheetah Air platform from all others is that our autonomous drone solution is now integrated with the core Cheetah Logistics Operations Optimization Platform, Cheetah LOOP, which plans, dynamically manages, adapts...

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Choosing the Right Material for Your Project
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Choosing the Right Material for Your Project

When choosing an appropriate metal material, the range of options is so broad that selecting the correct material for your unique application can be challenging. Different metals have characteristics that can affect weldability, ductility, and formability. Our new eBook outlines the unique properties and applications of popular metals including: Stainless Steel Brass Aluminum Copper Titanium

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Elbit Systems of America Presents UAS Capabilities at AUVSI's XPONENTIAL

FORT WORTH, Texas, May 1, 2017 - Elbit Systems of America, LLC, will highlight unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) capabilities at the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International's XPONENTIAL. The event will take place May 8-11, 2017 at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center in Dallas, Texas. Elbit Systems of America's exhibit will be located at booth 2830. As a global...

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Freight Services

Dash 8-100 Package Freighter comes with fire-resistant liner.

Having load capacity of 4,500 kg and volume of 39 cu m, Dash 8-100 Package Freighter Conversion Aircraft is equipped with reinforced cargo floor and LED interior lighting system. Featuring 1.27 m x 1.52 m aft cargo door and door sill height of 1.02 m, Freighter provides range of up to 800 nautical miles fully laden. Aircraft is designed with comprehensive smoke detection system and ventilation...

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LightningStrike XV-24A Demonstrator Successfully Completes Subscale Flight Test Program
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LightningStrike XV-24A Demonstrator Successfully Completes Subscale Flight Test Program

MANASSAS, Va., April 4, 2017 - Aurora's XV-24A LightningStrike Vertical Take-off and Landing (VTOL) X-Plane subscale vehicle demonstrator (SVD) aircraft completed its planned flight test program in early March at Webster Outlying Field in Southern Maryland. Funded by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), the SVD successfully demonstrated key technical features the full-scale...

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LightningStrike XV-24A Demonstrator Successfully Completes Subscale Flight Test Program
Aircraft

LightningStrike XV-24A Demonstrator Successfully Completes Subscale Flight Test Program

MANASSAS, Va., April 4, 2017 - Aurora's XV-24A LightningStrike Vertical Take-off and Landing (VTOL) X-Plane subscale vehicle demonstrator (SVD) aircraft completed its planned flight test program in early March at Webster Outlying Field in Southern Maryland. Funded by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), the SVD successfully demonstrated key technical features the full-scale...

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Aircraft

GA-ASI Starts Flight Testing for Production Representative Gray Eagle Extended Range

Capital Aircraft Takes Flight, Integration of First Production Aircraft Begins Next Month SAN DIEGO – 8 December 2016 – General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA), tactical reconnaissance radars, and electro-optic surveillance systems, today announced the commencement of flight testing for its MQ-1C Gray Eagle Extended...

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Aircraft

GA-ASI's Type-Certifiable Predator B Takes Flight

SAN DIEGO -28 November 2016 - General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) systems, radars, and electro-optic and related mission systems solutions, today announced that its Type-Certifiable Predator® B (TCPB) variant completed its first flight test at the company’s Gray Butte Flight Operations Facility near Palmdale, Calif.,...

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