U.S. Navy Increases Fire Scout Ops Off Frigate In African Waters

Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Light (HSL) 42 deployed with four Fire Scout unmanned rotorcraft aboard frigate FFG-42 USS Klakring June 29 in support of operations off the Horn of Africa, the U.S. Navy reports. The Navy says its goal is to fly up to 12 hr. a day and significantly increase real...

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