Shadow Surpasses 600,000 Total Flight Hours

By Todd Smith, Deputy Product Manager, Ground Maneuvers Product OfficeMarch 1, 2011

The Unmanned Aircraft Systems Project Office and Ground Maneuvers Product Office, located on Redstone Arsenal, Alabama would like to announce that in February 2011, the Army's Tactical Unmanned Aircraft System (Shadow) surpassed 600,000 flight hours. Produced and sustained by AAI Corporation, the Shadow System is now fielded to 98 Army platoons and four Marine Corps squadrons. The Commonwealth of Australia will receive the first Foreign Military Sales system this summer.
1 / 1 Show Caption + Hide Caption – The Unmanned Aircraft Systems Project Office and Ground Maneuvers Product Office, located on Redstone Arsenal, Alabama would like to announce that in February 2011, the Army's Tactical Unmanned Aircraft System (Shadow) surpassed 600,000 flight hours. Produced and sustained by AAI Corporation, the Shadow System is now fielded to 98 Army platoons and four Marine Corps squadrons. The Commonwealth of Australia will receive the first Foreign Military Sales system this summer. (Photo Credit: Todd Smith, Deputy Product Manager, Ground Maneuvers Product Office) VIEW ORIGINAL