BAE Systems Flies PHASA-35 HAPS In Australia

Credit: BAE Systems
LONDON—BAE Systems has flown the first full-scale prototype of its PHASA-35 solar-powered high-altitude pseudo-satellite (HAPS) unmanned air system in Australia. The aircraft was developed by Farnborough-based Prismatic, which BAE Systems purchased last September. It took to the air Feb. 10. No...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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