Unmanned Fleet to Navy

Unmanned Fleet to Navy 23 October, 2018

The US Navy has announced a new air squadron. This fleet, which is located on the Naval Air Base at Patuxtent River, and different from others.  Air Test and Evaluation Squadron 24 (UX-24) named squadron which started its mission on October 18th, will use Northrop Grumman production MQ-8 Fire Scout, AeroVironment production RQ-20 Puma, Insitu RQ-21 Blackjack and Aeronautics RQ-26 Aerostar vehicles.

Squadron will have 23 fixed-wing and rotary-wing UAVs.

In April, the necessary approvals for the installation of the fleet will be carried out.  UX-24 will work in the areas of R & D, test and evaluation of UAVs.

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