25 Oct '13, 3pm

イギリスの半自律行動型ステルス無人爆撃機BAEタラニスがオーストラリアのウーメラ試験場でテスト開始ですって。  

イギリスの半自律行動型ステルス無人爆撃機BAEタラニスがオーストラリアのウーメラ試験場でテスト開始ですって。  

The BAE Systems Taranis unmanned combat air vehicle (UCAV) demonstrator has made its maiden flight and is currently conducting initial flight trials, the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) confirmed to IHS Jane's on 25 October. "Flight trials [on Taranis] are currently ongoing," an MoD spokesperson told IHS Jane's . Neither the MoD nor BAE Systems was able to confirm the date of the maiden flight at this stage. However, a full statement by the MoD will be issued when the Taranis flight trial programme has been completed, the spokesperson said. Flights are understood to be ongoing at the Royal Australian Air Force's Woomera Testing Range in South Australia. The United Kingdom has used the site extensively in the past to test new military equipment, including the Mantis unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) in 2009. Meanwhile, in evidence to the UK Parliament's Defence Select Committee, t...

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