Alternative Propulsion Tested For Puma, ScanEagle UAVs

Credit: ScanEagle: Boeing
Two of the most widely used military unmanned aircraft may soon be available with new propulsion system options that will significantly extend their endurance: solar power for the AeroVironment Puma and a fuel cell for the Insitu ScanEagle. Solar-cell developer SolAero Technologies has received a...

Subscription Required


This content requires a subscription to one of the Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) bundles.

Schedule a demo today to find out how you can access this content and similar content related to your area of the global aviation industry.

Already an AWIN subscriber? Login


Did you know?  Aviation Week has won top honors multiple times in the Jesse H. Neal National Business Journalism Awards, the business-to-business media equivalent of the Pulitzer Prizes.