06 May '18, 10pm

Navy establishes aerial drone squadron

As the need and scope of the military’s unmanned systems continues to grow, the Navy plans to establish a command devoted to aviation drones this fall. Air Test and Evaluation Squadron Two Four (UX24) will come into existence at Webster Outlying Field in Maryland in October, according to an OPNAV instruction issued in April. UX24’s mission will involve providing research, development, testing and other support for Navy and Marine Corps drone systems. Navy stands up first underwater drone squadron Unmanned Undersea Vehicle Squadron 1 will oversee all Navy underwater drones and help test new ones. By: Geoff Ziezulewicz That mission is currently performed by Naval Test Wing Atlantic, but growth in the field requires a command solely focused on the aviation drone mission, the OPNAV states. The Navy’s aerial drone fleet has grown to run the gamut in recent years, and ranges fro...

Full article: https://www.navytimes.com/news/your-navy/2018/05/06/navy-...

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