Images: ScanEagle keeps eyes in sky across Afghanistan [Image 1 of 4]
Photo by Sgt. Derek Carlson
An X-200 ScanEagle is inspected and cleaned prior to launch here Nov. 20. The aircraft, with Marine Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Squadron 2, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing (Forward), can stay airborne for nine to 14 hours, depending on weather conditions and other factors, while providing real-time intelligence and overwatch for troops on the ground throughout the night.
Date Posted:11.26.2010 01:17
Location:FORWARD OPERATING BASE EDINBURGH, AF