UK Royal Navy Completes First Flight of ScanEagle UAS

Just 7 months after the Ministry of Defence ordered the system from Boeing Defence UK, ┬áScanEagle took off from HMS Somerset in the Gulf.┬áThe system, which can be launched by a pneumatic catapult from Royal Navy and Royal Fleet Auxiliary vessels, is unarmed and used for real-time intelligence-gathering and reconnaissance only. Pilots in a specialist […]

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