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BQM-167 Skeeter

Country of Origin: USA


The BQM-167 Skeeter is a subscale aerial target initially developed for the U.S. Air Force to replace its MQM-107 targets. It is used by the Air Force to test and evaluate new weapon systems and to train pilots in air-to-air combat.

The air vehicle is constructed from carbon fiber and epoxy-based materials. The composite materials provide significant increases in performance and endurance compared to previous targets, which were built primarily of aluminum.

The BQM-167 is capable...

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