Tag: US Military

Weekly Roundup 4/9/18

April 2, 2018- April 8, 2018 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. At the Center for the Study of the Drone Next year’s proposed Pentagon budget includes…

Study: Drones in the FY 2019 Defense Budget

The Department of Defense has requested approximately $9.39 billion for unmanned systems and associated technologies in the FY 2019 budget. This proposal includes funding for the procurement of 3,447 new air, ground, and sea drones. The FY 2019 budget proposal…

Drone Bases Updates

This dynamic post will provide regular updates regarding the deployment of drones in military operations as new developments occur and as new information becomes available. The entries will place the latest developments in context. Jizan, Saudi Arabia 16°54’04″N 42°35’09″E March…

Weekly Roundup 11/6/17

October 30, 2017 – November 5, 2017 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. At the Center for the Study of the Drone In an interview with Broadly,…

Weekly Roundup 10/30/17

October 23, 2017 – October 29, 2017 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. At the Center for the Study of the Drone Next year, the U.S. Department…

Report: Drones in the 2018 Defense Budget

Press Contact: Mark Primoff 845-758-7412 primoff@bard.edu FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE U.S. MILITARY SPENDING ON DRONES SET TO JUMP 21 PERCENT IN 2018 TO $6.97 BILLION, SAYS NEW REPORT FROM THE CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF THE DRONE AT BARD COLLEGE Study…

Weekly Roundup 8/14/17

August 7, 2017 – August 13, 2017 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. News Two U.S. airstrikes targeted members of al-Shabab in Somalia. In a statement, the…

Weekly Roundup 6/24/17

June 19, 2017 – June 25, 2017 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. At the Center for the Study of the Drone In an interview with Robotics Tomorrow,…

Weekly Roundup 4/10/17

April 3, 2017 – April 9, 2017 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. Public Safety Drones Police and first responder drones were once a sci-fi fantasy; now…

Weekly Roundup 3/13/17

March 6, 2017 – March 12, 2017 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. News Germany reportedly intends to acquire the Northrop Grumman MQ-4C Triton high-altitude surveillance…

Weekly Roundup 2/20/17

February 13, 2017 – February 19, 2017 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. News Telecommunications firm Verizon has acquired Skyward, a drone operations management company. Skyward…

Weekly Roundup 2/13/17

February 6, 2017 – February 12, 2017 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. At the Center for the Study of the Drone Loitering munitions are a…