New solar-powered drone is lighter than paper

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In a groundbreaking development that promises to reshape the landscape of aerial robotics, researchers at Peking University in China have unveiled a miniature drone that defies conventional design principles. This technological marvel, dubbed the CoulombFly, represents a significant leap forward in the realm of Micro Aerial Vehicles (MAVs), addressing long-standing challenges that have hindered their widespread application.

UAVs can triple range with hydrogen storage solution

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In a groundbreaking development that promises to revolutionize the unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) industry, Polar Technology has unveiled a cutting-edge hydrogen storage solution at the Farnborough Airshow. This innovative technology is set to dramatically increase the range of UAVs, potentially tripling their current capabilities.

What are the upcoming technological innovations in drone design and capabilities ?

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The integration of advanced artificial intelligence (AI) is revolutionizing drone capabilities. Modern drones are increasingly able to navigate complex environments, make decisions, and complete missions with minimal human intervention.

ELTE Researchers Pioneer Safe Self-Organization of Dense Drone Traffic Based on Bird Flock Flight

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Researchers at the Department of Biological Physics at ELTE (Eötvös Loránd University) have been working on swarm robotics and drone flocks since 2009. In 2014, they created the world’s first autonomously flying quadcopter fleet consisting of at least ten units. The research group has now reached a new milestone, publishing their work on self-driving traffic of one hundred drones in the Swarm Intelligence journal.

Revolutionary drone protection: Affordable solution reshapes battlefield dynamics

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In the ever-evolving landscape of drone technology, a groundbreaking device is set to revolutionize the protection of these unmanned aerial vehicles on the battlefield. Remarkably, this innovation comes at a cost comparable to that of a smartphone.

THOR: The Autonomous Combat Drone Enters Mass Production

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The US defence industry has taken a significant step forward in autonomous combat technology with the commencement of mass production for the THOR drone. This advanced UAS, designed for various military applications, represents a new era in tactical reconnaissance and surveillance.