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U.S. Air Force bomber conducts low pass over Saudi air base.

U.S. Air Force bomber conducts low pass over Saudi air base.

A U.S. Air Force long-range heavy bomber B-52H Stratofortress, accompanied by four Saudi Arabian F-15C Eagle fighter jets, conducted low pass over Prince Sultan Air Base in Saudi Arabia’s central…

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U.S. Army to test a next generation ballistic missile this month

U.S. Army to test a next generation ballistic missile this month

The U.S. Army is set to test a next generation ballistic missile this month, which will leverage current launchers and be capable of achieving greater ranges than current technology, according…

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Bell unveils next-generation rotorcraft, promising a new era on the modern battlefield

Bell unveils next-generation rotorcraft, promising a new era on the modern battlefield

Bell Textron Inc., part of American conglomerate Textron, said on Wednesday it is moving forward on a U.S. Army’s Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft (FARA) Competitive Prototype program it claims will…

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Army testing modernized UH-60V Black Hawk digital cockpit

Army testing modernized UH-60V Black Hawk digital cockpit

Combat aviators are conducting operational tests of Army modernization efforts using three UH-60V Black Hawk helicopters. The UH-60V Black Hawk will retrofit the Army's remaining UH-60L helicopter fleet's analog

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On May 21 the IX International Helicopter Industry Exhibition HeliRussia 2016 in will host a unique event – Drone Racing. This is a new and exciting sport for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) pilots, who compete in precision and speed. A special drone racing track will be opened at the "Crocus Expo" IEC where the expo takes place.

Drone Racing can be compared to the legendary "Formula One", but drones are racing in three dimensions, where pilots are required to fly their drones through the checkpoints. Spectators can watch the exiting and colorful piloting from the "first person view" on the big screens that streams video from the drones. Drone pilots are also controlling their craft from the FPV, but they use virtual reality headsets.

Both professionals and newcomers are to join the Drone Racing at HeliRussia 2016. For example, bronze medalists of the World Drone Prix 2016 held in Dubai, the VS team, will be coming at the event. Novice pilots can also take part in the race with their own drones. Racing drone rent will be available too.

A special UAV demonstration zone will be opened during the HeliRussia 2016 expo on 19-21 May. Visitors will have a chance to learn about different drone models, to get the basic drone piloting skills and to learn about different UAV schematics and characteristics. Master-class on custom drone building will be arranged as well.

Drone Racing is another addition to the HeliRussia 2016 program which is expanding with dynamic integration of the Unmanned Aerial Systems. Various UAVs will be showcased, the exhibition will host an international conference "Industry of unmanned aircraft systems", which will discuss all topical issues of the developing industry.

News, events and list of participants of HeliRussia 2016 is available at the exhibition website [1].

Drone Racing pilots’ registration is available here [2] (Russian) or contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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[1] http://www.helirussia.ru/en/
[2] http://xn--b1abdpjrddebt.xn--p1ai/
[3] http://www.thervs.org/rass_otp/index.php?format=inostr&id=CYs4L612ZdBsz0ZLCBJK

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