The Air Force teamed with the fledgling Navy Global Hawk unmanned aerial vehicle force at NAS Patuxent River, Md., on Sept. 20 to send one of its RQ-4 UAVs across the Atlantic for the first time. It is now in Southwest Asia adding its high-altitude reconnaissance capability to fight the war on terror. Here, a Global Hawk lands at a deployed location in Southwest Asia following a mission Oct. 3, 2006.
US Air Force photo by MSgt. Jason Tudor
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