First Take (Sept. 26, 2016)

Credit: Boeing
DEFENSE Bell Helicopter has unveiled the V-247 Vigilant tiltrotor it is proposing for an emerging U.S. Marine Corps requirement for a ship-based expeditionary endurance unmanned aircraf t. With an 11-hr. time on station at 450-nm radius with a 600-lb. payload, the V-247 could be ready for production...

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