Sky Warrior

USA GA-ASI UAV
Region:  USA and Canada    Country:  USA    Category:  UAV    Company:  GA-ASI   
Sky Warrior
Use(s): long-endurance reconnaissance, surveillance, target acquisition/designation, weapons delivery, communications relay, SIGINT Manufacturer: General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc (GA-ASI) Customers/Users: US Army Powerplant: Thielert 135hp heavy fuel Dimensions: length: 9m, wingspan: 17m Weight: MTOW: 1,451 kg, max payload internal: 261 kg, external: 227kg Performance: speed: 150+kt, endurance: 30+hr, ceiling: 29,000ft Payload: EO/IR, SAR, Hellfire missiles, communications relay, SIGINT Data Link: Ku-band TCDL, Ku-band BLoS satcom Guidance/Tracking: INS/GPS Launch: conventional wheeled Recovery: conventional wheeled Structure Material: semi-monocoque composite using pre-impregnated bi-directional graphite skin and Nomex honeycomb stiffening panels Status: in service



Apache controls Gray Eagle UAV

2011-11-15
Apache controls Gray Eagle UAV
An AH-64D Apache Block III attack helicopter has controlled an MQ-1C Gray Eagle UAV during flight using the Longbow Unmanned Aerial Systems Tactical Common Data Link Assembly (UTA). Longbow is a joint venture between Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman.


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