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  • SOCOM reveals plan to buy 20 improved and renamed A160T Hummingbirds


    US Special Operations Command (SOCOM) has confirmed plans to acquire 20 Boeing A160T Hummingbird unmanned helicopters to serve as a strike and surveillance...


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  • Back in Black Widow


    An series of intrepid expeditions to the jungle of Indonesia has resulted in the world's only flyable Northrop P-61B...


  • SOCOM reveals plan to buy 20 improved and renamed A160T Hummingbirds


    US Special Operations Command (SOCOM) has confirmed plans to acquire 20 Boeing A160T Hummingbird unmanned helicopters...


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  • Back in Black Widow

    News | 19 Dec 2011 00:00 | John Croft

    An series of intrepid expeditions to the jungle of Indonesia has resulted in the world's only flyable Northrop P-61B Black Widow being rescued and rebuilt. Thanks to the dedication of a team of volunteers, it is hoped it will soon take to the skies above Pennsylvaniahttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Back-in-Black-Widow-365821/
  • SOCOM reveals plan to buy 20 improved and renamed A160T Hummingbirds

    News | 05 May 2009 23:37 | Stephen Trimble

    US Special Operations Command (SOCOM) has confirmed plans to acquire 20 Boeing A160T Hummingbird unmanned helicopters to serve as a strike and surveillance...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SOCOM-reveals-plan-to-buy-20-improved-and-renamed-A160T-Hummingbirds-326071/
  • Northrop targets Killer Bee UAV at US forces

    News | 27 Mar 2006 23:00

    <P>Northrop Grumman has demonstrated its private-venture Killer Bee low-altitude, long-endurance unmanned air vehicle for the US Air Force, as industry awaits a US Marine Corps request for proposals for a divisional/regimental unmanned aircraft system to enter service in 2010. <TABLE style="WIDTH: 447px; BORDER-COLLAPSE: collapse" borderColor=#000000 cellSpacing=0 cellPadding=2 width=352 align=center border=0> <TBODY> <TR> <TD style="FONT-SIZE: 9pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial" width=446 height=1> <P align=right><IMG alt="Killer Bee W445" src="../assets/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=12067"><BR><STRONG>©<SUP> Northrop Grumman</SUP></STRONG></P></TD></TR> <TR> <TD style="FONT-SIZE: 9pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial" width=446 height=1><SUP><STRONG>Long endurance Killer Bee will contest the USMC's Tier 2 UAV requirement</STRONG></SUP></TD></TR></TBODY></TABLE></P> <P>The USMC’s planned Tier 2 UAV would take over the role now being performed by the Boeing/Insitu ScanEagle under a services contract. Since Auguhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Northrop-targets-Killer-Bee-UAV-at-US-forces-205698/