David Hambling

David Hambling
Hybrid Power Promises Extended UAS Endurance  3
By combining multiple power sources, small manned aircraft could fly almost indefinitely, unlocking new potential.
Market For Pocket-Sized Surveillance UAS Growing  2
First used in 2013 by British forces in Afghanistan, ultraportable nano-UAVs are growing in capability and applications.
Islamic State’s New Weapon Of Choice: Off-the-Shelf Drones  78
Militants in Iraq and Syria are adapting consumer drones and micro-UAVs for surveillance missions and deadly strikes.
Solar-Powered Flight Finding Practical Application With UAVs  2
Whether hand-launched or high-altitude, unmanned aircraft are turning to solar power to extend endurance for missions such as agricultural surveys and pipeline monitoring, as well as communications and surveillance, which need longer ranges and flight times.
Loitering Munition Availability Expanding Internationally  2
Polish and Turkish companies are among those developing and selling loitering munitions, aka lethal small unmanned aircraft.
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