U.K. Firms Up Reaper Future

LONDON — The U.K. Defense Ministry has secured funding to retain its fleet of General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper unmanned aerial vehicles after the end of operations in Afghanistan. The long-awaited decision—revealed in a report from the Parliamentary Defense Select Committee—moves the medium-altitude/long...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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