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Nov 27, 2021

External link opens in new tab or windowHere’s What We Know About the Drone Attack on Iraq’s Prime Minister

Details of the attack reveal few clues as to who was behind it, but plenty of reason to fear further incidents.

 

Nov 11, 2021

External link opens in new tab or windowNew Saudi Missile Order Reveals the High Cost of Asymmetric Drone War

Fighting cheap drones with sophisticated air-to-air missiles is an extremely expensive tactic – but one Saudi Arabia may not be able to afford to give up.


The above is exactly why SAVAGE Corp is developing a low-cost counter-UAV weapon system equipped with ground and aerial launched smart micro-missiles.


Nov 9, 2021

External link opens in new tab or windowDrone Attack on US Power Grid Revealed

US officials believe that a DJI Mavic 2, a small quadcopter-type drone, with a thick copper wire attached underneath it via nylon cords was likely at the center of an attempted attack on a power substation in Pennsylvania last year.


Nov 6, 2021


Nov 5, 2021

External link opens in new tab or windowAustralian Army Getting Bulletproof Swarming Attack Robots

Australian robot vehicle makers GaardTech today announced a contract to supply a bulletproof attack robot able to take out tanks to the Australian Army.


Nov 5, 2021

External link opens in new tab or windowRussian Naval Ships to Get Kamikaze Drones

The Russian Navy will receive kamikaze drones. Currently, the issue of arming ships with these unmanned vehicles is being worked out. Kamikaze drones, or, as they are officially called, loitering ammunition, will be used to strike ground targets and enemy ships. They are indispensable with the support of the actions of the marines, as well […]


Oct 22, 2021

External link opens in new tab or windowTaking Down Terminators: U.S. Army Carries Out First Exercise Fighting Enemy Robots

In what U.S. Army sources are describing as a historic first, soldiers faced simulated “enemy robots” in a training exercise at the Joint Readiness Training Center at Fort Polk, Louisiana, in September.


Oct 7, 2021

External link opens in new tab or windowThe world is waking up to Iran’s drone threat

Iran’s drone program, unlike its nuclear weapons program, is not secretive. The Islamic Republic openly brags about its drone capabilities.


September 24, 2021

External link opens in new tab or windowPoland’s WB Group Unveils Swarming UAV System

Poland’s WB Group is pushing its new W2MPIR swarming unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) system, which it says is designed to defeat an adversary’s layered air defences. The system comprises the company’s FlyEye and FT-5 Łoś (Moose) tactical reconnaissance UAVs, as well as Warmate 1 (3.0) and Warmate 2 loitering munitions.


August 18, 2021

External link opens in new tab or windowTaliban Seizes ScanEagle UAS 

The Taliban not only seized approximately a hundred US humvees and (MaxxPro) MRAPs at Kunduz airport, but also several US ScanEagle drones. Billions of US taxpayer $ going to Islamist extremists, thanks to the administration’s hasty withdrawal without a peace deal or follow up mission.


August 10, 2021

External link opens in new tab or windowUS Central Command Statement on the Investigation into the Attack on the Motor Tanker Mercer Street 

Following the July 30, explosive unmanned aerial vehicle attack on the Motor Tanker (M/T) Mercer Street while transiting international waters off the coast of Oman, an expert explosive investigative team from the USS Ronald Reagan embarked the M/T to examine the evidence and interview the surviving crew members.


June 27,2021
Twin explosions rock Air Force-operated area of Jammu, India

Two explosions took place in the high security zone of the Air Force Station in Jammu India in the early hours of Sunday.


June 10, 2021
A drone attack on Ain al-Asad airbase this weekend attracted virtually no attention compared to the ballistic missile strike on the same base by Iran eighteen months ago. But repeated insurgent drone assaults are a weapons of attrition for which the U.S. may have no answer.

April 29, 2021
The U.S. and Israel are establishing a working group to tackle the growing threat of Iranian-made drones as Iran unveils a raft of drone technology upgrades from miniature jet engines to swarming software and jammers.

April 22, 2021

External link opens in new tab or windowMexican Cartel Injures Police Officers With Drone Bomb Attack

The Jalisco New Generation Cartel has escalated its use of weaponized drones, in an attack which injured two officers. The use of such weapons could now spread rapidly, as it has among insurgents in the Middle East.


April 20, 2021

U.S. Forces Operating ‘Without Complete Air Superiority’ Due to Small, Armed Drones

External link opens in new tab or windowhttps://www.airforcemag.com/u-s-forces-operating-without-complete-air-superiority-due-to-small-armed-drones/

The proliferation of small unmanned aerial systems, usually commercially available drones that can be outfitted to drop weapons, is the most “persistent and dangerous” threat to troops in the Middle East in decades.


March 2, 2021

ZALA Kamikaze Drone to Complete Tests this Year

 

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Oct 26, 2020

External link opens in new tab or windowSAVAGE Missile Takes Aim At Drone Swarms 


October 14, 2020

External link opens in new tab or windowChina Releases Video Of New Barrage Swarm Drone Launcher


October 14, 2020

External link opens in new tab or windowHow U.S. Army’s Billion-Dollar Gamble On Drone Defense Could Go Wrong  


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August 8, 2020

Mexican Drug Cartel Carries Out ‘Drone Strikes’ In Gang War

 

August 12, 2020

Russia To Field Long-Range Attack Drones In 2021

External link opens in new tab or windowhttps://www.forbes.com/sites/davidhambling/2020/08/12/russia-to-field-attack-drones-in-2021/

 

July 30, 2020

‘Drone Swarm’ Invaded Palo Verde Nuclear Power Plant Last September — Twice

External link opens in new tab or windowhttps://www.forbes.com/sites/davidhambling/2020/07/30/drone-swarm-invaded-palo-verde-nuclear-power-plant/


July 28, 2020

Israeli Video Gives Glimpse Of ‘Spiderman’ Urban Assault Drone

External link opens in new tab or windowhttps://www.forbes.com/sites/davidhambling/2020/07/28/israel-gives-glimpse-of-spiderman-urban-assault-drone/


May 14, 2019  

Yemeni Armed Drones Attack Saudi Oil Pipeline

External link opens in new tab or windowhttps://www.usnews.com/news/world-report/articles/2019-05-14/yemeni-armed-drones-attack-saudi-oil-pipeline


December 20, 2018  

Gatwick Airport Shut Down by ‘Deliberate’ Drone Incursions

External link opens in new tab or windowhttps://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/20/world/europe/gatwick-airport-drones.html?smid=em-share