TITLE

Affordable Stealth

AUTHOR(S)
Fulghum, David A.; Barrie, Douglas
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Aviation Week & Space Technology;8/17/2009, Vol. 171 Issue 7, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on General Atomics Aeronautical Systems' reduced-signature Predator C unmanned air vehicle. The aircraft features a turbojet engine with hidden exhaust and recessed air intakes, swept wings and V-tail for redirecting radar reflections, and can be reduced in size to avoid advanced air defense. Interest in the aircraft has been expressed by several navies, including those from Great Britain, Italy and the U.S.
ACCESSION #
44152928

 

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