STOL Predator/Sky Guardian Variant Attracts Emirati Interest
The UAE had tried to order Predators earlier, but that deal ended over security concerns that scuppered the country's F-35 purchase.
computer-generated image of MQ-9B Sky Guardian armed with Emirati weapons in flight
A potential Emirati Predator B/Sky Guardian would feature locally-produced weapons and the recently developed broad-chord STOL wing. (Photo: General Atomics)