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Leonardo Invests in the World’s First Solar-Powered Drone Capable of Perpetual Flight

Leonardo is accelerating the progress of technology and innovation in autonomous flight by investing in Skydweller Aero Inc., a US/Spanish start-up specialising in large-scale solar-powered unmanned air systems. Continue reading “Leonardo Invests in the World’s First Solar-Powered Drone Capable of Perpetual Flight”

Leonardo’s Mapping Software Will Help Lost Pilots Flying Over the UK Find Their Way Home Safely

Leonardo’s ‘auto triangulation’ software has gone live at the UK’s ‘Distress and Diversion’ cell-based at NATS, the UK’s main air traffic control services provider. Continue reading “Leonardo’s Mapping Software Will Help Lost Pilots Flying Over the UK Find Their Way Home Safely”

Leonardo Launches MAIR, a Latest-Generation Threat Warner Which Provides Spherical Infra-Red (IR) Protection

Leonardo will, for the first time, exhibit its brand-new Multiple Aperture Infra-Red (MAIR) missile warning system, which offers enhanced situational awareness and survivability for aircraft crews at the Paris Air Show (17-23 June).

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Leonardo to Equip Canadian Armed Forces’ Surveillance Drones with E-scan Radar

At the CANSEC exhibition in Ottawa, Ont., May 29 to 30, Leonardo announced that it has signed a multi-million Euro contract with prime contractor QinetiQ to provide a number of PicoSAR Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA, also known as ‘E-Scan’) radars.

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