Drone

US Navy Preparing Largest Underwater Drone For Deployment 

The US Navy could be a couple of years away from deploying the largest unmanned undersea vehicle called “Snakehead” to scout underwater areas and gather intelligence on enemy forces.  Called the Large Displacement Unmanned Underwater Vehicle (LDUUV), the Snakehead program will be an important electronic warfare platform for the service.  Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA)…

Chinese Submarine Drone Discovered Near Gateway To Indian Ocean

Indonesian fishermen found an underwater drone on December 20th, local media reported. Analyzing photos of the drone, Naval News concludes that the drone is closely related to the Chinese Sea Wing family. The drone was discovered near Selayar Island in the South Sulawes, far away from China’s adjacent waters. The location is close to two…

Autonomous Drone To Launch Satellites Into Orbit For Space Force

By Tyler Durden Forget air-launching rockets at high altitudes from a conventional aircraft to carry satellites to low Earth orbit because now, a drone can do that. This past week, a startup in Alabama called Aevum unveiled the Ravn X Autonomous Launch Vehicle designed to carry and launch satellites into low-orbit, according to a company press…

Autonomous Drone To Launch Satellites Into Orbit For Space Force  

Forget air-launching rockets at high altitudes from a conventional aircraft to carry satellites to low Earth orbit because now, a drone can do that.  This past week, a startup in Alabama called Aevum unveiled the Ravn X Autonomous Launch Vehicle designed to carry and launch satellites into low-orbit, according to a company press release.  As described…

Michael Jordan’s New Golf Course Uses Drone To Deliver Beer To Golfers

By Tyler Durden Michael Jordan’s new golf course in Florida is the latest example of robots, drones, and the uncertain future of work for humans. The course, called The Grove XXIII, has opted to deliver snacks and beer to golfers via a drone. Traditionally, food and beverages on courses are delivered to golfers on refreshment…

Michael Jordan’s New Golf Course Uses Drone To Deliver Beer To Golfers

Michael Jordan’s new golf course in Florida is the latest example of robots, drones, and the uncertain future of work for humans.  The course, called The Grove XXIII, has opted to deliver snacks and beer to golfers via a drone.  Traditionally, food and beverages on courses are delivered to golfers on refreshment golf carts, operated…

China Vows To Hit Back After ‘Illegal’ US Reaper Drone Sale To Taiwan Approved

The to be expected stern Chinese response to the recently announced MQ-9 Reaper drone sales to Taiwan came a day after the State Department’s formal approval was announced Tuesday. Beijing warned on Wednesday that any and all US arms sales to Taiwan break Chinese law and are a blatant violation of the One China principle…

RQ-180? Next-Gen Spy Drone Spotted Over California

By Tyler Durden A mysterious military drone, operating near Edwards AFB, California, was photographed in broad daylight and recently uploaded to social media. Instagram user Rob Kolinsky of Sundowner Studios uploaded the photograph on Nov. 1 of the drone but has since replaced the image with a graphic that reads, “[REDACTED]”, according to The Aviationist….

RQ-180? Next-Gen Spy Drone Spotted Over California 

A mysterious military drone, operating near Edwards AFB, California, was photographed in broad daylight and recently uploaded to social media.  Instagram user Rob Kolinsky of Sundowner Studios uploaded the photograph on Nov. 1 of the drone but has since replaced the image with a graphic that reads, “[REDACTED]”, according to The Aviationist.  In the original…