Europe Wakens to Males

Biass, Eric H.; Braybrook, Roy
June 2010
Armada International;Jun/Jul2010 Drones Supplement, p1
The article reports on developments in unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) or drones, and highlights the growth of the one-tonne Male drone category. It discusses the emergence of several drone-relevant technologies including stealthy airframes, low Reynolds Number aerodynamics, flapping wings, slowed helicopter rotors, ducted fans and foliage-penetrating radars, fuel cells and heavy fuel engines. It also features some of the UAVs being developed by Lindstrand Technologies, Northrop Grumman, Lockheed Martin and other leading drone manufacturers.


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