Fairchild Blackfly Sailwing RPV

Fairchild Blackfly Sailwing RPV
 US Army Aviation Museum
 Ft. Rucker, Alabama, USA
November 19, 2014

The US Army acquired this drone in 1973.  It was used primarily as a test bed for drone recovery (landing) techniques.  The wings folded backward along the fuselage for transport.


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