UK's RQ Mk1 Protector Completes maiden flight
- The first production version of the UAV flew in California on Sept. 25
- The flight comes just over two months after the British announced they had inked a £65 million (U.S. $83 million) deal with General Atomics Aeronautical Systems to supply the first three of an expected fleet of at least 16 drones
- Three ground control stations and other associated support equipment were also included in the deal
- A commitment for the additional drones could come in April next year.
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