Saturday, October 16, 2010
Shadow UAVs to Get Laser Target Designators
Shadow UAVs will soon be enhanced as a result of several programs to equip them with laser designators. The RQ-7 Shadows are too small to carry weapons but can carry a lightweight laser designator that would mark targets for other platforms launching or carrying munitions. Read more in "Laser Designators for RQ-7 Shadow UAVs", Defense Daily Industry, October 5, 2010.