Germany Procures Weapons To Arm UAS

Heron TP
Germany is to arm its Heron TPs after years of debate.
Credit: Jonathan Nackstrand/AFP/Getty Images
After years of wrangling and political discussion, Germany’s parliament has moved ahead with the procurement of weapons to arm its leased fleet of Heron TP uncrewed air systems (UAS). German lawmakers approved on April 6 a €150 million ($164 million) spend on undisclosed precision-guided munitions...
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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