Northrop To Fly High-Capacity Data Link For High-Altitude UAVs

Credit: Proteus: Scaled Composites
Northrop Grumman is to flight test a radio-frequency (RF) communications link that can provide fiber-like data capacity from high-altitude surveillance aircraft direct to forward operating bases. The flight tests involving the Scaled Composites Proteus high-altitude testbed will be conducted under...

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