21-Jun-11 Lockheed MQ-8 Libya

The UAV was delivering intelligence data from about 5,000-7,000 ft. as expected, and there was no immediate sign of a command and control problem or mechanical malfunction, a program source says. This may mean it was shot down.

Date:
21 June, 2011
Make:
Schweizer
Model:
MQ-8
Location:
Not stated
Country:
Libya
Civil / Military:
Military
Operator:
US-Navy
Link:
http://www.aviationweek.com/aw/generic/story_channel.jsp?channel=defense&id=news/awx/2011/06/21/awx_06_21_2011_p0-338953.xml&headline=Fire%20Scout%20Crashes%20During%20Libya%20Mission
Link:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-13858200

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