Department of Defense

Wingtraone, Altax, Spirit, And Ebee Tac Drones Added To Blue Suas 2.0

WingtraOne, AltaX, Spirit, and eBee Tac drones added to Blue sUAS 2.0

The Defense Innovation Unit (DIU) of the Pentagon has revised its Blue sUAS list of drones that fulfill requirements for use by US military and government agencies. Added to the Blue sUAS 2.0 list As part of the Blue sUAS 2.0 initiative, the following authorized drones have been added to the DIU “Blue UAS Cleared List”: WingtraOne, by Wingtra Spirit, by…

Dji Maintains Close Ties To Chinese Government New Documents Show

DJI maintains close ties to Chinese government new documents show

The Washington Post just reported that Chinese drone maker DJI maintains close ties to the Chinese government and received state funding, despite repeated claims to the contrary. DJI, the world’s largest drone manufacturer has always denied that it had received…

Dji Drones Banned For Use By Government Agencies In Florida

DJI drones banned for use by government agencies in Florida

It seems that Skydio’s aggressive lobbying is working in favor of the so-called Blue sUAS manufacturers as DJI drones have been banned for use and acquisition by government agencies in Florida. DJI drones banned for use by government agencies in…

Pentagon Explores Deployment Of Autonomous Offensive Drone Swarms

Pentagon explores deployment of autonomous offensive drone swarms

The US Department of Defense is interested in the possibility of deploying autonomously operating offensive drone swarms. This is apparent from a market consultation with the subject ‘Offensive Unmanned Aircraft Systems Swarm’. The idea is that multiple drones work together…

Pentagon To Start Program Solely Aimed At Defeating Drones

Pentagon to start program solely aimed at defeating drones

In the near future, the Pentagon plans to open a new program specifically to teach troops to spot and destroy small enemy drones. The military is pursuing a uniform solution to defeating drones, which officials have described as an increasing…