MQ-9 Tests Communications Capability in the Arctic

Credit: Tech Sgt. Ricky Best / 174th Fighter Wing Public Affairs
LONDON—General Atomics has completed a flight of one of its MQ-9 medium-altitude, long-endurance uncrewed aircraft systems (UAS) over Canada’s High North. The demonstration flight, which took place on Sept. 7-8, saw what the company calls the MQ-9A fly to 78 deg. N. Lat., proving the ability of the...

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