Vanilla UAS Completes Eight-Day Unrefueled Flight

Credit: Platform Aerospace
A tactical-sized unmanned aircraft system (UAS) made by Vanilla Unmanned has flown more than eight days continuously on an unrefueled internal combustion engine, the company said Oct. 2. The eight-day, 50-min. and 47-sec.-long flight broke a world record for an unrefueled UAS powered by an internal...
Steve Trimble

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

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