General Atomics’ new Mojave drone packs a punch of 16 Hellfire missiles

New Atlas | Dec 12, 2021 at 5:31 AM
  • General Atomics Aeronautical Systems has unveiled its latest fixed-wing drone, the Mojave.
  • It can be deployed either stowed as cargo in a military transport aircraft or self-deploy with a flight endurance of up to 27 hours when taking off on a long runway without a payload and with a full fuel load.
  • With a load of 12 Hellfires and a 1,600-ft (488-m) runway, the drone could provide special forces with fire support for up to nine hours.