Airborne Concept and Egis Integrate ADS-B Transponder With Multirotor

Airborne Concept and Egis Integrate ADS-B Transponder With Multirotor

At Toulouse Francazal airport at the end of September this year, the firms Airborne Concept and Egis presented the French civil aviation authority DGAC with the results of their work to develop the integration of an ADS-B transponder onto a small rotary-wing drone weighing less than 10 kg The aim of the system is to locate the drone in real time to facilitate surveillance and enable the detection of drones […]

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Airbus Reveals Drone Killer Camera System

Airbus Reveals Drone Killer Camera System

Airbus Reveals Drone Killer Camera System That Can automatically Detect and Disable UAVs Cameras and sensors can scan large areas Signals can be ‘spoofed’ to allow operators to hijack it Drone can also be jammed to stop in functioning System can work out exactly where it is being controlled from They have begun a growing threat to airports, power stations and even public events. Now, Airbus has revealed a new […]

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Will The Ehang 184 Passenger Drone Carry Soldiers Into Battle?

Will The Ehang 184 Passenger Drone Carry Soldiers Into Battle?

There was no mention of that amid the hoopla when Chinese manufacturer Ehang unveiled what it called the world’s first passenger drone at the Consumer Electronics Show earlier this month. The Ehang 184 is about the size of a golf cart, a 5-foot-tall, 440-pound, all-electric helicopter that sort of resembles a big bicycle trailer with four arms and eight rotors. The company describes the 184 as capable of carrying a […]

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