TITLE

Questionable act

AUTHOR(S)
Cox, Richard
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);3/5/2004, Vol. 293 Issue 7646, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
Presents a letter to the editor of "The Engineer" concerning the efficiency of the Predator UAV.
ACCESSION #
12479563

 

Related Articles

  • UAS. Froeschner, Christopher P. // Flying Safety;Jan/Feb2006, Vol. 62 Issue 1/2, p42 

    Deals with accidents involving unmanned aerial systems of the U.S. Air Force during year 2005. Number of Class A mishaps involving RQ/MQ-1 Predator; Features of the RQ-4 Global Hawk mishap; Damage caused by the Class A mishaps involving QF-4 and Aerostats.

  • Unmanned, unmatched, unafraid. Desjarlais Jr., Orville F. // Airman;Summer2005, Vol. 49 Issue 6, p36 

    The article features the MQ-1 Predator, a remotely piloted aircraft of the U.S. Air Force. The precision capability of the aircraft helped the military during Operation Deliberate Forge in Tazar, Hungary in 1995. The Air Force used the aircraft primarily for intelligence, surveillance and...

  • Drones Between Satellite and Earth. Jameson, Hugh // Armada International;Dec2007/Jan2008, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p40 

    The article offers information on various unmanned aerial vehicles and technologies that they utilize. Northrop Grumman's Global Hawk has an Integrated Communications System (ICS) supplied by L-3 Communications. The U.S. Air Force controls many of its Predator flights from the Predator...

  • UAVs. Baumgart, Michael // Flying Safety;Jan/Feb2004, Vol. 60 Issue 1/2, p41 

    Describes Class A mishaps involving U.S. Air Force Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) in fiscal year (FY) 2003. Mishaps involving an RQ-1 (Predator); Class E mishap of an RQ-4 (Global Hawk); QF-4 manned and unmanned mishaps; Statistics on Class A and Class B mishaps in FY 2003, including 5- and...

  • UAVs. Froeschner, Christopher P. // Flying Safety;Jan/Feb2005, Vol. 61 Issue 1, p46 

    Reports on the performance of the various Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) of the U.S. Air Force in fiscal year 2004. RQ/MQ-1 Predator Remotely Piloted Vehicle; RQ-4 Global Hawk UAV; QF-4 Full Scale Aerial Target platform.

  • Beyond the Predator.  // Time International (Asia Edition);2/11/2013, Vol. 181 Issue 5, p30 

    The article previews several drones which include the Predator, Draganflyer X6, and Switchblade.

  • Border Patrol's Predator UAV Crashes During Operation. Biesecker, Calvin // Defense Daily;5/1/2006, Vol. 230 Issue 21, p3 

    The article reports that a Border Patrol Predator B Unmanned Aerial Vehicle crashed during border security operations in Arizona along the border with Mexico. The crash site was found a few hours later at 9:18 a.m., 10 miles north of Nogales, Arizona, by a Customs and Border Protection Air...

  • THE "BOOK": Airman.  // Airman;May/Jun2008, Vol. 52 Issue 4, p3 

    Several letters to the editor are presented in response to articles in previous issues including "The Book 2008," in the February-March 2008 issue.

  • Ground commanders can't get enough of the Predator. Arana-Barradas, Louis A. // Airman;Summer2007, Vol. 51 Issue 3, p4 

    The article reports on the increasing role of the MQ-1 Predator unmanned aircraft systems during integrated attacks of the United States Armed Forces. Because of its high success rate, the Predators have become the busiest aircraft in the arsenal. According to Col. Chris Chambliss, commander of...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics