U.S. Navy Buys More MQ-8C Fire Scouts

Continuing the Pentagon’s penchant for UAV investment in the face of continuing resolutions and sequestration, the U.S. Navy announced the purchase of six more Northrop Grumman MQ-8C Fire Scouts. The MQ-8C is the extended-endurance version of the Fire Scout UAV, based on the Bell 407 helicopter...

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