unmanned aircraft system


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unmanned aircraft system

n. Abbr. UAS
See drone.
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PMA-263 is responsible for executing the planning, design, development, procurement and life-cycle support of small unmanned aircraft systems.
Unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) represent a bright spot for the technology-intensive aerospace manufacturing sector, but military and civil government agencies will likely be the predominant customers for an extended period while such systems are integrated into the U.
In recent years it has made significant contribution in developing its air industrial fields, and it is able to overcome the lag in the potential field of Unmanned Aviation Systems construction and take competitive position in manufacture and operation of unmanned aircraft systems.
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Reid, vice president of AAI's unmanned aircraft systems division.
NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced that NAVAIR's Program Office for Navy & Marine Corps Small Tactical Unmanned Aircraft Systems (PMA-263), working collaboratively with the United States Army's Counter-IED Program Office, awarded a contract on Sept.
RQ-11B Raven[R], RQ-12 Wasp[R], RQ-20A Puma(TM) and Switchblade(TM) comprise AeroVironment's Family of Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems.
Caption: The MQ-4C Triton Unmanned Aircraft System approaches the runway at NAS Patuxent River, Md.
The new Air Force strategic vision is consistent with the Office of the Secretary of Defense Unmanned Aircraft System Roadmap released in October, as well as the recently completed Quadrennial Defense Review, Clarke said.
AeroVironment[TM] secures exclusive rights to distribute larger, higher flying, longer endurance vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL) unmanned aircraft system (UAS) in United States, NATO and other countries
leaders in unmanned systems technologies, have signed an exclusive agreement for ISR Group to perform flight operations, operator training, and maintenance services in support of Vanguard Defense's Shadowhawk([R]) unmanned aircraft system platform.
Textron Systems is eligible to compete for opportunities to provide contractor-owned, contractor-operated operations using the Aerosonde Small Unmanned Aircraft System (SUAS).
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