General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper (Predator-B)
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@ 2006-11-18 10:55:05
Looks like a Predator B. Note the Y tail.
@ 2006-11-18 12:50:00
Good call. The link you provided also has photos of the airstrip (from a distance) as well as a lot of the ground control aperatus cleary visible in BEV shots:
@ 2006-11-18 13:38:20
Yup, those pics were almost certainly taken at El Mirage or Gray Butte.
@ 2006-11-18 14:34:28
Here is an indepth description of the General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper (Predator-B):
@ 2006-11-18 14:40:47
Interesting that all the other Predators around the site are the original Predator-MQ/MQ1s. However, the images of this and the Predators taxiing are all Reapers.
@ 2011-04-21 14:25:38
Gray Butte Radar Cross Section Facility
Predator Drone Taking Off From Remote Airstrip
The Shadows Tell The Story
Predator Drones at Remote Airstrip
Predator (MQ-9 Reaper) refueling
Predator on the Runway
NoTrespassing Unsafe For Landing
Predator Drone Returning From Mission
Censorsed or Imaging Error?
Aircraft cockpit in the desert
Now you see it now you don't. Odd disappearing desert encampment.
Aviation Warehouse Inc. Boneyard
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