U.S. Navy Plans Late 2014 Deployment For Bigger Fire Scout UAV

Northrop Grumman and the U.S. Navy are targeting the end of 2014 to have the extended-endurance MQ-8C Fire Scout unmanned aircraft ready for deployment on a DDG-51 Burke-class destroyer, to support special-warfare units operating under Africa Command. A modified Bell 407 light commercial helicopter...

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