Tag: unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV)

Laser weaponry is bringing sharp advantages

Laser weaponry is bringing sharp advantages

| June 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Army and Navy are increasingly incorporating laser weapons on a limited number of platforms and training exercises, according to Matthew Ketner, branch chief of the High Energy Laser Controls and Integration Directorate at the Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division, Virginia.

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25th CAB embraces it motto, to ‘Fly for the Troops’

25th CAB embraces it motto, to ‘Fly for the Troops’

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Throughout 2016, the 25th Combat Aviation Brigade impressively embodied its motto, “We Fly for the Troops,” by providing unique functional aviation support and expertise to the 25th Infantry Division, its partner nations and joint counterparts.

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Drones are prohibited on USAG-HI

Drones are prohibited on USAG-HI

| December 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Unmanned aircraft systems, or UAS (also known as unmanned aerial vehicles, UAVs or drones), once relegated to intelligence gathering and military activities, are now widely available to hobbyists and commercial enterprises.

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‘Wayfinders’ eye in sky recons, defends brigade

‘Wayfinders’ eye in sky recons, defends brigade

| September 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

In the early hours of Sept. 14, unmanned aircraft systems operators and maintainers pushed their aircraft out of a hangar at the start of the day, here.

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25th ID trains-up on virtual battlefield

25th ID trains-up on virtual battlefield

| September 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

The sounds of machine gun fire, helicopters flying overhead and explosions filled the air as Soldiers assigned to the 25th Infantry Division fought together, here, Sept. 12 – except this wasn’t on the physical battlefield.

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Unmanned aerial vehicle to provide battlefield intelligence

Unmanned aerial vehicle to provide battlefield intelligence

| September 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Soldiers may someday have a new set of eyes on the battlefield, thanks to a small unmanned aerial vehicle so new that it doesn’t yet have a name.

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First UAS CW5

First UAS CW5

| January 16, 2015 | 1 Comment

“It’s an astounding rank!”

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Raven operators train to strike hard

Raven operators train to strike hard

| September 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Picture a hot summer day in Afghanistan, and a squad of Soldiers assigned to the 3rd Brigade Combat Team preparing to convoy to their next checkpoint.

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