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UCAS Cat Launch (a)

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In preparation for the first catapult launch of the U.S. Navy's X-47B unmanned aircraft, a flight deck director - aka "yellow shirt" - and a deck operator using Northrop Grumman's wireless, handheld Control Display Unit guide the aircraft into position on a shore-based catapult at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Md.

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Northrop Grumman, U.S. Navy Conduct First Catapult Launch of X-47B Unmanned Aircraft (Issued on 2012-11-29 at 17:30 Eastern)

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