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  • 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.


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  • 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...


  • 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...


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  • IN FOCUS: Nearly 75 years after VS-300, Sergei Sikorsky charts helicopter industry's future

    News | 12 May 2014 14:57 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Few observers of the rotorcraft industry have a more informed perspective on where it has been and where it is going than Sergei Sikorsky. As a child, he flew as a passenger in his father Igor's VS-300, the world's first practical helicopter. In the evenings, he sat at the dining table as Igor, himself an aviation legend, entertained many others, including Charles Lindbergh and Eddie Rickenbackerhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-Nearly-75-years-after-VS-300-Sergei-Sikorsky-charts-helicopter-industrys-future-399145/
  • 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/