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'Beast of Kandahar' - RQ-170

Post by MikeB » Fri Dec 04, 2009 10:14 pm

USAF have confirmed the existence of the 'Beast of Kandahar' - RQ-170 to Aviation Week.

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Re: 'Beast of Kandahar' - RQ-170

Post by KINROTATE » Sat Dec 05, 2009 12:13 am

Yeah, it looks really cool. Ive seen it a couple of times.
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Post by Richard B » Sat Dec 05, 2009 8:08 am

Been on the web a few weeks those pics.
nice to see they are useing them out in the desert.

Some other beastie craft we have not seen yet lurking in the black world.

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Post by KINROTATE » Sat Dec 05, 2009 6:59 pm

vulcan558 wrote:Been on the web a few weeks those pics.
nice to see they are useing them out in the desert.

Some other beastie craft we have not seen yet lurking in the black world.
I wonder who posted them?
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Post by Richard B » Sun Dec 06, 2009 1:50 am

KINROTATE wrote:
vulcan558 wrote:Been on the web a few weeks those pics.
nice to see they are useing them out in the desert.

Some other beastie craft we have not seen yet lurking in the black world.
I wonder who posted them?
Some French photo snapper i undersatnd captured the UAV pics ?

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Post by roughcutter » Sun Dec 06, 2009 5:02 pm

Wonder what will happen when it malfunctions over enemy territory, will "the beast" self destruct before the Talibs get their grubby hands on it? :whistle:
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Post by T_J » Mon Jan 11, 2010 10:51 pm

New picture of the RQ-170 at the following link

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Post by benyboy » Sun Jan 17, 2010 5:44 am

Makes me wonder, if thats what they want us to see, what have they realy got. :huh:

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Re: 'Beast of Kandahar' - RQ-170

Post by Richard B » Sun Jan 17, 2010 8:20 am

Love the questions regarding the Antena,
do they still use them today. my mobile phone does not use one anymore.?

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