State Department OKs Predator Sale To UK

Credit: Predator B: General Atomics
LONDON—The U.S. State Department has approved the Foreign Military Sale of up to 26 Certifiable Predator B UAVs for the UK’s Protector program. Britain plans to purchase 16 aircraft, and has options for an additional 10. It also plans to order eight ground control stations with options for an...
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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