Predator RQ-1 / MQ-1 / MQ-9 UAV

Predator operated from a tactical control station located aboard the USS Carl Vinson, Nimitz class aircraft carrier. The synthetic aperture radar (SAR) provides Predator with an all-weather, through-the-clouds surveillance capability.



  • Predator RQ-1 UAV flying at high altitude
  • Predator UAV in use by NATO and United Nations (UN)
  • Predator UAV providing surveillance for aircraft carrier at sea
  • Predator B UAV flying above cloud line
  • Predator B UAV landing on an airstrip