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Drone Aviation Merges With 5G Wireless Tech Consortium ComSovereign; Dan Hodges Quoted

Drone Aviation and ComSovereign, a U.S.-based consortium of businesses involved in 5G telecommunications radio, power systems and silicon photonics, have completed their merger for an undisclosed sum. The newly combined company will operate as ComSovereign Holding and will focus on providing wireless carrier customers with 5G/NR connectivity and carrier backhaul capability for fixed infrastructure and mobile aerial communications platforms, Drone Aviation said Wednesday.

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SAP NS2 to Utilize Drone Aviation Video Footage Tech for ISR Platforms

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 1, 2018 — SAP National Security Services has partnered with Drone Aviation to integrate a drone-based video capture application into the former’s intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance technologies, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Drone Aviation said Tuesday SAP NS2’s on-premise and cloud-based ISR platforms featuring “sense making” machine learning functions, combined …

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Former CBP Commissioner David Aguilar Joins Drone Aviation Board; Jay Nussbaum Comments

David Aguilar, a former commissioner of the Customs and Border Protection agency, has joined the board of directors at tethered drone and lightweight aerostat manufacturer Drone Aviation Holding. Aguilar, who most recently led a team of more than 60, 000 as head of CBP, brings 35 years of experience in federal …

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Navy Vet Bruce Hardy Joins Drone Aviation as Sales VP; Jay Nussbaum Comments

Bruce Hardy, formerly vice president of business development at security consulting firm Panthera Solutions,  has joined Drone Aviation Holding Corp. as vice president of sales. Hardy will lead Drone Aviation’s business expansion efforts for the company’s aerostats and tethered drones within the U.S. government, the company said Wednesday. “Bruce brings …

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Drone Aviation Chairman Jay Nussbaum Adds CEO Title

Jay Nussbaum, chairman of the board at Drone Aviation Holding Corp. since June 2015, will serve in the additional role of CEO at the Jacksonville, Florida-based tethered and unmanned aerial systems manufacturer. The nearly 40-year sales and business management veteran succeeds Kevin Hess, who has moved to his new role as chief …

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Mike Twyman: Cubic Acquires Shield Aviation’s Assets in C4ISR Portfolio Expansion Push

Cubic (NYSE: CUB) has completed the acquisition of Shield Aviation’s assets through its ISR Systems subsidiary in an effort to broaden its command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance platforms. Cubic said Tuesday it expects the transaction to help expand its mission solutions business’ C4ISR tech portfolio for expeditionary …

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Kratos to Release New Subsonic Aerial Target Drone System for Navy

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 10, 2018 — Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) will unveil this week the BQM-177A subsonic aerial target system that it developed under a $34.6 million U.S. Navy contract modification, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The target drone will replace the existing platform that the service branch uses …

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Boeing’s HorizonX Ventures Invests in Urban Logistics Drone Builder Matternet

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 28, 2018 — Boeing (NYSE: BA), through its venture capital arm, has invested in North Fair Oaks, Calif.-based Matternet, which builds unmanned aerial vehicles for urban logistics use, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Boeing said Tuesday HorizonX Ventures led a Series A funding round that raised $16 million to support …

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General Atomics Announces Teammates for Navy’s Stingray Tanker Drone Requirement

A General Atomics business unit will collaborate with several other companies to compete for the U.S. Navy’s carrier-based unmanned aerial refueling tanker program. General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. said Monday it will work with Boeing (NYSE: BA); BAE Systems; United Technologies Corp.‘s (NYSE: UTC) Pratt & Whitney and aerospace systems business; L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL); Rockwell Collins …

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