Military Embedded Systems

Unmanned - Test

Hybrid electric UAS built for DARPA by Northrop Grumman

July 11, 2024

REDONDO BEACH, California. Northrop Grumman Corporation has designed and built the XRQ-73 SHEPARD, a Series Hybrid Electric Propulsion AiRcraft Demonstration (SHEPARD) vehicle designed and constructed for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), the company announced in a statement.