Britain buying solar-powered Zephyr 8 drones from Airbus
Toulouse, France (UPI) Feb 18, 2016
Airbus Defense and Space has received an order from Britain’s Ministry of Defense for its solar-powered Zephyr 8 unmanned aerial vehicle.
The Zephyr 8, described by Airbus as a high-altitude pseudo-satellite craft that provides persistent surveillance and communications links for about a month at a time before it needs to land for refurbishment.
Its altitude ceiling is about 65,0 —> Read More