Army Picks FLIR’s Black Hornet For Initial Soldier UAV Delivery

Credit: Black Hornet: U.S. Army
FLIR Systems is to supply the U.S. Army with a batch of Black Hornet nano-UAVs as the initial delivery under the service’s Soldier Borne Sensors (SBS) program. Weighing less than 2 oz., the tiny unmanned helicopter will provide short-range reconnaissance at squad level. The contract is worth $2.6...
Graham Warwick

Graham leads Aviation Week's coverage of technology, focusing on engineering and technology across the aerospace industry, with a special focus on identifying technologies of strategic importance to aviation, aerospace and defense.

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