AINOnline – GA-ASI Designs a New UAV For U.S. Navy’s MQ-25 Contest

In a surprise announcement, General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. (GA-ASI) revealed that it had submitted a new design named Stingray for the U.S. Navy’s MQ-25 unmanned tanker requirement. It had previously touted the Sea Avenger

Defense News – MQ-9B drone sale for India to be OK’d

WASHINGTON — The U.S. State Department is in the final stages of clearing the sale of 22 MQ-9 drones to India, with an expectation that U.S. President Donald Trump will announce the sale during the upcoming visit of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Modi, who

UAS Vision – US Navy Issues New MQ-25A Stingray Draft RFP

The US Navy has issued its latest draft request for proposals for what will be the service’s first operational carrier-based unmanned aerial vehicle. The draft RFP for the MQ-25A Stingray unmanned aerial refuelling tanker will be the last

Defense News – Northrop Pulls Out of MQ-25 Drone Competition

WASHINGTON — Northrop Grumman will not put forward a bid for the U.S. Navy’s MQ-25 unmanned tanker aircraft, its CEO announced Wednesday. While the specific reasoning underpinning the decision was not fully explained, it appears the Navy’s final request for proposals...

​Navy expects MQ-25 decision by summer

The US Navy could select the winning bidder to develop a carrier-based, unmanned tanker called the MQ-25 Stingray by late summer, a top acquisition official says. After releasing a request for proposals in October, three bidding teams must submit responses by early...