Predator-Series Aircraft Pivotal to Search and Rescue Missions

January 15th, 2014

Courtesy of: General Atomics Aeronautics Systems Inc.

SAN DIEGO – 15 January 2014 – General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA), tactical reconnaissance radars, and electro-optic surveillance systems, today announced that MQ-1 Predator® and Predator B/MQ-9 Reaper RPA successfully supported local law enforcement officials in their efforts to find a missing mountain biker who was stranded and injured in the Lincoln National Forest in New Mexico last October... read more

Global Hawk Aids in Philippine Relief Efforts

January 6th, 2014

Courtesy of: Northrop Grumman Corporation

SAN DIEGO – Jan. 6, 2014 – The inherent intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) capabilities of Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE:NOC) Global Hawk Block 30 Unmanned Aerial System were used to support massive international humanitarian assistance and relief efforts following Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines... read more