Textron AirLand Scorpion takes part in National Guard training exercise
The Textron AirLand Scorpion doesn’t yet have a buyer, but that hasn’t stopped the plane from taking part in a major National Guard training exercise this week.
Billed as an intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) plane with strike capabilities, the jet provided live video feed during Vigilant Guard 2014, which brought several Guard units to Kansas to run through various emergency scenarios.
This is the first time a non-Guard plane takes part in a major exercise National Guard exercise.
Kansas is the Scorpion team’s home state. defensenews