USAF Lays Out Plans To Replace MQ-9 Fleet In 2030

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc.
Resurrecting the MQ-X concept canceled a decade ago, the U.S. Air Force on June 3 invited industry to submit ideas to start replacing the MQ-9 unmanned aircraft system (UAS) by 2030 with a next-generation, medium-altitude strike and intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) UAS. The...
Steve Trimble

Steve covers military aviation, missiles and space for the Aviation Week Network, based in Washington DC.

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