Type Certification Guideline Release Marks Milestone For SkyGuardian

Credit: Guy Norris/AW&ST
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems’ (GA-ASI) lofty plan to develop the MQ-9B SkyGuardian into the world’s first certified medium-altitude, remotely piloted aircraft for unrestricted operations in global airspace is entering a crucial phase following the release of certification requirements by its...
Guy Norris

Guy is a Senior Editor for Aviation Week, covering technology and propulsion. He is based in Colorado Springs.

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