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  • DARPA selects four bidders for high-speed VTOL X-Plane


    Four companies – Aurora Flight Sciences, Boeing, Karem Aircraft and Sikorsky – will compete to build a high-speed, vertical take-off and landing X-plane with improved hover efficiency, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) announced on 18 March.


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  • US Navy seeks nano-, small-sized UAVs


    The US Navy has putn out a call for small and "nano-sized", vertical take-off and landing unmanned air systems (UAS)...


  • DARPA selects four bidders for high-speed VTOL X-Plane


    Four companies – Aurora Flight Sciences, Boeing, Karem Aircraft and Sikorsky – will compete to build a high-speed,...


  • IN FOCUS: UAV engineers can learn from bumblebees, the masters of lift


    Engineers are looking at taking inspiration from nature to support the development of small unmanned systems, such as a...


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  • US Navy seeks nano-, small-sized UAVs

    News | 20 Aug 2014 18:43 | Dan Parsons

    The US Navy has putn out a call for small and "nano-sized", vertical take-off and landing unmanned air systems (UAS) for use by Marine infantry units to collect battlefield intelligence.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-Navy-seeks-nano-small-sized-UAVs-402883/
  • ANALYSIS: Looming FVL demonstrator awards plot uncertain path for US rotorcraft industry

    News | 22 Jul 2014 11:00 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Two companies will be chosen on 1 August to build separate demonstrators under the US Army-led Future Vertical Life (FVL) initiative.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Looming-FVL-demonstrator-awards-plot-uncertain-path-for-US-rotorcraft-industry-401100/
  • Hummingbird Air to launch scheduled flights from St Croix

    News | 07 Jul 2014 15:55 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​A Florida-based company is seeking authorisation from the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to launch scheduled commuter flights from St. Croix to destinations in the eastern Caribbean under the brand Hummingbird Air.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Hummingbird-Air-to-launch-scheduled-flights-from-St-Croix-401134/
  • DARPA selects four bidders for high-speed VTOL X-Plane

    News | 18 Mar 2014 23:53 | Stephen Trimble

    Four companies – Aurora Flight Sciences, Boeing, Karem Aircraft and Sikorsky – will compete to build a high-speed, vertical take-off and landing X-plane with improved hover efficiency, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) announced on 18 March.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/DARPA-selects-four-bidders-for-high-speed-VTOL-X-Plane-397156/
  • IN FOCUS: UAV engineers can learn from bumblebees, the masters of lift

    News | 05 Jul 2013 10:55 | Dan Thisdell

    Engineers are looking at taking inspiration from nature to support the development of small unmanned systems, such as a 'robobee' ...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-UAV-engineers-can-learn-from-bumblebees-the-masters-of-lift-387699/
  • Chinese deals signal new round of investment in the USA

    News | 27 Sep 2012 12:40 | Stephen Trimble

    <p>Two deals announced last week involving a combined 300 fixed- and rotary-wing aircraft signal a new wave of Chinese investment in US general aviation companies.</p><p>A...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Chinese-deals-signal-new-round-of-investment-in-the-USA-377004/