The U.S. Air Force has assigned the X-61A designation to the Dynetics Gremlin about five months before the first scheduled flight demonstration of the UAV, which can be recovered in-flight. A Dynetics spokesperson confirmed the experimental designation on Aug. 6 at the Space and Missile Defense Symposium in Huntsville, Alabama, where a wind tunnel model of the 14-ft.-long aircraft is on display. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) selected the Dynetics team, which ...

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