DOD Deems MQ-8C Not Operationally Effective, Suitable

Credit: U.S. Navy
The U.S. Navy has disclosed the fiscal 2021 budget request for the Northrop Grumman MQ-8C Fire Scout is not directly tied to solving problems discovered in operational testing, but fixes are slated before first deployment. “Most of the discrepancies noted in the MQ-8C [Initial Operational Test and...

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