Britain Takes New Direction On UCAV

Credit: Taranis: BAE
LONDON—Britain has begun initial studies for a low-cost unmanned combat air vehicle (UCAV) demonstrator, a program that appears to be entirely separate from the UK’s joint program with the French. The project, apparently called Lanca, is understood to be in its initial phase of studies, with tenders...
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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