First Take (Aug. 20, 2018)

Credit: Airbus Defense and Space
DEFENSE Airbus’ Zephyr S high-altitud e pseudosatellite landed at Yuma Proving Ground, Arizona, on Aug. 5 after setting an endurance record of 25 days, 23 hr. 57 min, beating the record of 14 days set by the Zephyr 7 development aircraft in 2010. The Pentagon is proposing a four-pronged approach for...

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