Kratos Steals Boeing’s Thunder With XQ-58A First Flight

Credit: Air Force Research Laboratory
A week after Boeing unveiled a loyal wingman mockup in Australia, U.S. drone manufacturer Kratos completed the first flight of the XQ-58A Valkyrie, an experimental design ordered by the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) 30 months ago.After launching by rail, the XQ-58A on March 6 completed the...

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