The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress about the requests for acquisitions through the Foreign Military Sales process on 1 August.
Diehl BGT Defence signed an agreement with GA-ASI in June 2007 to market the Reaper for the SAATEG requirement. It is expected that the selected platform will enter service in 2010.
The Reaper is already deployed in
With BAE Systems unveiling the armed Mantis UAS technology demonstrator programme in July 2008, it is now doubtful as to whether the