TITLE

Predator Progress

AUTHOR(S)
Norris, Guy; Velocci Jr., Anthony L.; Anselmo, Joseph C.
PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
Aviation Week & Space Technology;2/22/2010, Vol. 172 Issue 8, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the deployment of two modified Predator unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) models from General Atomics Aeronautical Systems (GA-ASI) to the U.S. Army and the Customs and Border Protection (CBP) after tests were completed in California in February 2010. GA-ASI chairman Neal Blue says that weapon tests on its MQ-1C Sky Warrior for the Army found minor technical problems. He adds that MQ-1C has quick reaction capability to support soldiers in Iraq and Afghanistan. He notes that the first Guardian UAV for CPB will arrive on February 22.
ACCESSION #
48685686

 

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