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New US Navy Fire Scouts first to have lightweight fuel cells

12th February 2019 - 12:47 GMT | by Richard Thomas in London

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The US Navy has contracted Northrop Grumman for the provision of five additional MQ-8C Fire Scout VTOL UAVs, which will be the first delivered with new fuel cells to improve platform endurance.

Announcing the $55 million contract on 30 January, the US DoD detailed the procurement of five Fire Scout ...

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