Unmanned Pair

The U.S. Navy has conducted the first flight of its second MQ-8C Fire Scout, which is based on the larger Bell 407 airframe. The MQ-8B baseline, made by Northrop Grumman, is based on the Schweizer 330 and offers half the 12-hr. endurance and one-third the 1,000-lb. internal payload. The first MQ-8C...

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