Fifth EQ-4 Slated To Join Air Force Fleet

Credit: RQ4: USAF
A fifth EQ-4 will soon join the fleet of manned and unmanned aircraft that carry a Northrop Grumman-built communications gateway payload called the Battlefield Airborne Communications Node (BACN), the U.S. Air Force announced on April 25. The newest BACN-laden aircraft will be the first based on the...
Steve Trimble

Steve covers military aviation, missiles and space for the Aviation Week Network, based in Washington DC.

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