Tag: Global Hawk
  • UAV reaches new milestone in fight against Daesh

    U.S. Airmen assigned to the 380th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, recover an EQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned aircraft at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia, Nov. 11, 2015. The EQ-4 Global Hawk nicknamed the ‘Workhorse’ by local maintainers, completed its 500th sortie on Veterans Day. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Frank
  • Hawk soars past 10,000 flying-hour milestone

    Shortly before dawn Mar. 7, an RQ-4 Global Hawk embarked on an Operation Inherent Resolve mission that sent the aircraft soaring past the 10,000 flying hour milestone at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia.RQ-4 Global Hawk aircraft 2019, or “A2019”, was the first block 20 and first RQ-4B model to arrive here on Oct. 16, 2010. It’s the first