Assembled by Northrop Grumman workers in Palmdale, Global Hawk
aircraft are capable of flying at an altitude of 65,000 feet, above storms and about six miles higher than jetliners normally fly, for more than 35 hours at a time.
In November 2001, the Air Force deployed Global Hawk
ACTD hardware to Southwest Asia to meet an urgent Central Command request for persistent, broad-area reconnaissance and surveillance for Operation Enduring Freedom.
The Bush Hawk
is a practical bush plane built to handle unpredictable northern climates and bumpy dirt airstrips, Hamblin says.
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1 goal is to support the persistent intelligence collection needs of the warfighter,'' said George Guerra, Northrop Grumman program director for Global Hawk
The most common tactic was the "surprise pounce," in which many different hawks
would dive at the rabbit from different directions, confusing it until one hawk
could get a clean shot at the animal.
The Euro Hawk
will be equipped with gear developed by the European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company or EADS for collecting communications and radio signals to meet the German Air Force's requirement for a high-altitude, long-endurance signal intelligence system.