Medium Fixed-wing

June 2011
Armada International;Jun/Jul2011 Suppleme, Vol. 35, p22
The article focuses on the MQ-5B Hunter unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). It details how the UAV has been equipped with heavy fuel engines, a wet wing and a communications relay package, and has been cleared to use the Viper Strike glide missiles. It reports on China's development of drones in a lighter category with provisions for underwing weapons. Pakistan's plan to purchase the CH-3 UAV from China Space & Science Corp. (Cosic), as an armed complement to the Selex Galileo Falco UAV, is discussed.


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