Predator Passes 1 Million Flight Hours




On the 6th April, General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA ASI) announced that its Predator series UAS had reached one million flight hours. The milestone has included just under 80,000 missions, with over 85 percent of all missions flown in combat. Over 400 aircraft have been produced since the first Predator UAS took flight in 1994, including Predator A, I-GNAT ER/Sky Warrior Alpha, Predator B/MQ-9 Reaper, Sky Warrior, and Predator C Avenger, among others. Predator-series flight hours...
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