U.S. Marines See Fire Scout As Interim UAV

Credit: Fire Scout: U.S. Navy
THE PENTAGON—As the U.S. Marine Corps continues to develop its own new large UAV, dubbed “MUX,” the service sees the Northrop Grumman MQ-8C Fire Scout as a good short-term gap-filler, says Col. John Barranco, the service’s unmanned systems cell lead. “We’re looking at an interim solution to both...

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