Northrop Grumman's Bat(Tm) Unmanned Aircraft System Successfully Demonstrates Communications Relay Payload During Multiple Flights




SAN DIEGO, Aug. 5, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has successfully demonstrated a communications relay payload for a government customer during multiple flights of its Bat(tm) unmanned aircraft system (UAS). Ideally suited to an irregular warfare environment, Bat(tm) offers real-time ISR (intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance), communications and strike capabilities in a system that is affordable, organic and persistent. Bat(tm) is runway independen...
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