10/01/2021

Insitu completes ScanEagle installation on USCG national security cutters

Surface Navy 2021: Insitu completes ScanEagle installation on USCG national security cutters – link

Source: Jane’s

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  • Insitu has finished installing its ScanEagle UAV on the US Coast Guard’s (USCG’s) fleet of national security cutters (NSCs), according to a company official
  • The USCG’s nine NSCs are now fully equipped with the ScanEagle. The USCG accepted its ninth NSC, Stone, on 9 November 2020
  • NSC Stone is scheduled for commissioning in February 2021. The USCG awarded a fixed-price contract option in December 2018 for production of the 10th and 11th NSCs
  • Insitu was selected by the USCG in December 2018 following a bid protest to provide the ScanEagle for the Small Unmanned Aerial System for the National Security Cutter (SUAS for NSC) program
  • Insitu was awarded a contract in June 2018 worth USD117 million, which covers installation and deployment of the aircraft for roughly 200 hours per 30-day operational patrol period
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