The US Air Force announced Friday the service's new
hunter-killer unmanned aerial vehicle is now flying operational
missions in Afghanistan. The MQ-9 Reaper has completed 12 missions
since its inaugural flight there September 25, averaging about one
sortie per day.
Aero-News has learned renowned World War II fighter pilot David
Lee "Tex" Hill passed away Thursday at his home near San Antonio,
TX. He was 92... and lived his life to the fullest up to the end,
according to friend Tibaut Bowman.