Lockheed Prepares Altair Rpv for Initial Test Flight
Le Bourget—Lockheed Missiles & Space Co. Austin Div. is preparing to test its Altair remotely piloted vehicle, a derivative of the company’s Aquila target acquisition, designation and reconnaissance RPV. The aircraft will make its first flight late this month at a Beeville, Tex., test area south of San Antonio, following 18 months of company-funded development.
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