Japan-U.S. Joint Venture Unveils High-Altitude UAS Family

Credit: Artist's concept of Hawk 30: HAPS Mobile
A Japanese-American partnership has unveiled a vision for launching a family of stratospheric, solar-powered unmanned aircraft systems to provide mobile communication and remote sensing services while staying aloft for six months at an altitude of 20,000 m. The HAPS Mobile joint venture between...
Steve Trimble

Steve covers military aviation, missiles and space for the Aviation Week Network, based in Washington DC.

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