K-MAX at Work

A few months into testing, the new cargo helo seems to be performing well

An unmanned K-MAX from Marine Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Squadron 1 in Afghanistan. (Cpl. Justin M. Boling / USMC)

In November we posted a video of the new unmanned cargo helicopter, K-MAX, built by Kaman and Lockheed, that the Marines deployed for six months of testing in Afghanistan. A couple months and cargo hauls later, things seem to be proceeding smoothly. Lockheed recently posted this updated glamour video featuring stats and footage of their “unmanned aerial truck” at work.


Comment on this Story

comments powered by Disqus