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U.S. Navy X-47B UCAS completes first night flight

NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — The unmanned X-47B conducts its first night flight April 10 over Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Md.  Night flights are the next incremental step in developing the operations concept for more routine UAS flight activity.  52 more words

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U.S. Navy’s X-47B program receives aviation honor

NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. —The Navy’s X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System Demonstration (UCAS-D) team received the 2013 Robert J. Collier Trophy at the U.S. 458 more words

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Stealth Drone

Carrier launch capable X-47B stealth drone.

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China’s New Lijian Stealth Attack Drone Able to Counter US X-47B

On November 21, 2013, I placed a post “First Flight of China’s Unmanned Attack Aircraft of Great Significance” on the maiden flight of China’s homegrown stealth attack drone and provided a photo of the test flight. 232 more words