Amy Butler was there for the first ever landing of a stealthy, tailless UAV on a carrier deck -- today on the USS George HW Bush.
The Navy just posted this video of the launch on YouTube.
See also Bill Sweetman's earlier post: X-47B Makes Carrier Landing
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