Top News on Bell 407

  • VIDEO: MQ-8C Fire Scout completes first flight


    ​The US Navy’s newest unmanned helicopter, Northrop Grumman’s MQ-8C Fire Scout, flew for the first time on 31 October from Naval Base Ventura County at Point Mugu in California, according to Northrop Grumman.


  • Other News for Bell 407

  • New radar sought for MQ-8C


    The US Naval Air Systems Command is seeking information on radar technology that could be flown on board the service’s...


  • Navy orders five more MQ-8Cs





  • Navy receives second MQ-8C


    ​Northrop Grumman has delivered a second MQ-8C Fire Scout unmanned helicopter to the US Navy, just weeks after the...


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  • New radar sought for MQ-8C

    News | 22 Jul 2014 14:51 | Beth Stevenson

    The US Naval Air Systems Command is seeking information on radar technology that could be flown on board the service’s Northrop Grumman MQ-8C Fire Scout unmanned air vehicle.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/New-radar-sought-for-MQ-8C-401845/
  • Fire Scout reborn: MQ-8C cutaway and technical description

    News | 06 May 2014 10:54 | Stephen Trimble

    ​If parked side by side, no-one would confuse a Bell 407 and a Schweizer 333, yet these vastly different light helicopters now share a numerical designation in the US military’s inventory.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Fire-Scout-reborn-MQ-8C-cutaway-and-technical-description-398400/
  • Navy orders five more MQ-8Cs

    News | 04 Apr 2014 19:47 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Navy-orders-five-more-MQ-8Cs-397859/
  • Navy receives second MQ-8C

    News | 25 Nov 2013 21:11 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Northrop Grumman has delivered a second MQ-8C Fire Scout unmanned helicopter to the US Navy, just weeks after the first Fire Scout completed initial flight tests.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Navy-receives-second-MQ-8C-393491/
  • VIDEO: MQ-8C Fire Scout completes first flight

    News | 01 Nov 2013 15:08 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​The US Navy’s newest unmanned helicopter, Northrop Grumman’s MQ-8C Fire Scout, flew for the first time on 31 October from Naval Base Ventura County at Point Mugu in California, according to Northrop Grumman.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/VIDEO-MQ-8C-Fire-Scout-completes-first-flight-392469/
  • Northrop Grumman MQ-8C makes first engine runs

    News | 24 Sep 2013 09:40 | Zach Rosenberg

    The Northrop Grumman MQ-8C Fire-X vertical take-off unmanned air vehicle has turned on its engines for the first time ...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Northrop-Grumman-MQ-8C-makes-first-engine-runs-390870/