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Modified Crop Duster Chosen For Special Ops Armed Overwatch Mission

Modified Crop Duster Chosen For Special Ops Armed Overwatch Mission

The U.S. Special Operations Command will soon be flying a much-adapted crop duster for surveillance and strike missions, according to plans announced by the command yesterday. In a somewhat surprising move, SOCOM has awarded a contract to L3 Harris Technologies for the AT-802U Sky Warden, which is based on an agricultural taildragger aircraft, making it …

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US Special Operations Command chooses L3Harris’ Sky Warden for Armed Overwatch effort

WASHINGTON — U.S. Special Operations Command on Monday announced it has selected the AT-802U Sky Warden, made by L3Harris Technologies and Air Tractor, for its Armed Overwatch program. The indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract will be worth up to $3 billion, L3Harris said in a release Monday. The initial program contract award is for $170 …

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Sacramento man arrested after multi-day armed robbery crime spree; woman also arrested

A 39-year-old Sacramento man has been arrested in connection with a string of early morning armed robberies at businesses in Sacramento County last week that at one point involved a stolen car. A woman was also arrested in connection with the crime spree.The first robbery happened around 5 a.m. July 25 when the suspect, John …

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