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    Navy Requests Seahawk Replacement Analysis, 29-Jan-21 : #FVLMS The US Navy requests an analysis of alternatives (AoA) for a Future Vertical Lift Maritime Strike (FVL MS) aircraft to replace the Seahawk and Fire Scout in the 2030s

    First MQ-8C Fire Scout Drone for HSC-22, 21-Sep-20 : #drones US Navy Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron HSC-22 received their first MQ-8C Fire Scout drone at Naval Station Norfolk. HSC-22 is the first East Coast squadron to operate the MH-60S Seahawk, MQ-8B Fire Scout and MQ-8C Fire Scout all together

    Faraday Cages for MQ-8C Fire Scout, 24-Sep-19 : #FireScout Summit Aviation renewed contract with Northrop Grumman to continue building Faraday Cages for US Navy’s MQ-8C Fire Scout drones at the company’s plant in Somerset, Kentucky.

    Initial Operational Capability for MQ-8C Fire Scout, 10-Jul-19 : #FireScout The US Navy declared the initial operational capability (IOC) for the Northrop Grumman MQ-8C Fire Scout. A drone based on the Bell 407 helicopter, will deploy aboard Littoral combat ships (LCS) in 2021. 38 unmanned systems ordered

    MQ-8C Drone in Sonobuoys and Sonar Demonstration, 20-Sep-18 : #FireScout US Navy exercise ANTX demonstrated air drop of sonobuoys and deployment of the micro synthetic aperture sonar (µSAS) from a Northrop Grumman MQ-8C Fire Scout drone helicopter

    VX-1 Completed MQ-8C Evaluation on USS Coronado, 06-Jul-18 : #evaluation USS Coronado (LCS-4) and Air Test and Evaluation Squadron VX-1 completed the first comprehensive Initial Operational Test and Evaluation (IOT&E) for the MQ-8C Fire Scout

    MQ-8C Drone Evaluation on USS Coronado, 20-Jun-18 : #drones Littoral Combat Ship USS Coronado (LCS-4) began underway operational testing of the Navy’s newest unmanned helicopter, the Northrop-Grumman/Bell MQ-8C Fire Scout, off the coast of San Diego

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