The prototype for the U.S. Air Force’s low-cost, Loyal Wingman concept sustained damage after completing a third flight test on Oct. 9 at the Yuma Proving Ground in Arizona, the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) says.  The Kratos XQ-58A Valkyrie, a jet-powered unmanned aircraft system, finished a 90-min. flight but its recovery system malfunctioned amidst high surface winds, AFRL says. The XQ-58A does not use landing gear to touch down on the runway. The recovery system, ...


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