The Global Hawk’s flight over Tropical Storm Fred is postponed

The unmanned aircraft, the Global Hawk will not fly today. The flight is postponed. It could possibly fly tomorrow depending on Fred’s status. Stay tuned.

In the meantime, have you seen what the Global Hawk looks like? Here’s a picture of it in its hangar.

Preflight AV-6
Photo courtesy of the NOAA/Sensing Hazards with Operational Unmanned Technology (SHOUT) field campaign.