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EADS flies second AAS-72X

written by australianaviation.com.au | December 9, 2010
The nose of the second AAS-72X demonstrator.

EADS North America has conducted the first flight of its second of three AAS-72X demonstrators at its Grand Prairie facility in Texas.

The machine, a derivative of the EC145, is being prepared for the US Army’s Armed Aerial Scout program, and is equipped with a mission equipment package integrated by Lockheed Martin, EADS NA’s partner on the AAS program.

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