Counter-Terrorism Stocks Offer Solutions as UK Terrorist Threat Level to be ‘Severe’ for Two Years

The Black Hornet Personal Reconnaissance System (PRS) is already the world’s smallest combat-proven nano-Unmanned Aerial System (UAS), and FLIR’s next generation Black Hornet 3 nano-UAV adds the ability to navigate in GPS-denied environments …

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A tiny drone with great potential: The Black Hornet

David Taft for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Imagine a drone the size of a hummingbird that can see in the dark. Although it sounds like a conspiracy theory, this is exactly what Prox Dynamics , an Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) corporation from Hvalstad, Norway, has created. This tiny craft, called the PD-100 Black Hornet, is a miniature version of a basic rotorcraft in the standard …

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What Tiny Drones Can Learn from Hummingbirds

Improving the design of the world’s tiniest drones could start with taking a closer look at one of nature’s smallest and most efficient flyers, the hummingbird. In a new study, researchers at Stanford University’s Bio-Inspired Research and Design (BIRD) lab compared the flight of 12 different species of hummingbird with that of a Black Hornet Nano, one of the world’s smallest drones. “The …

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