Aurora’s Orion UAV Aims For 120-Hr. Flight

Credit: Aurora Flight Sciences
Long in gestation and in endurance, Aurora Flight Sciences' Orion unmanned aircraft has made its first step toward demonstrating a 120-hr. flight at 20,000 ft., carrying a 1,000-lb. multi-sensor payload. That would allow the Orion to provide continuous surveillance carrying a Predator-class payload...

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