1 ENGINE: Rolls-Royce AE3007H turbofan.
Popular for business jets. Same engine as Global Hawks.
2 STEERABLE VIDEO CAMERA: Raytheon Multi-Spectral Targeting
System-B. Also flown on Air Force Predator drones.
3 REINFORCED WINGS protect against low-altitude hazards,
including bird strikes, hail and wind gusts. Electric de-icing coils heat leading edges and also tail.
4 INLET: Redesigned to prevent icing.
5 RADAR: Northrop Grumman Multi-Function Active Sensor for all-weather detection.
6 SIERRA NEVADA CORP. electronic support measures system
detects signals emitted by vessels.
7 SAAB AUTOMATIC IDENTIFICATION SYSTEM, or AIS, to track and
identify ships — even if they have turned off their AIS broadcasts.
8 UHF-VHF radio antennas.
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