Kratos will unveil the first aircraft under a $34.5 million contract with the U.S. Navy to supply high-performance subsonic aerial target drones to deliver realistic anti-ship missile threat emulation on Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at the McClellan Conference Center in McClellan. California. Kratos says the BQM-177A is one of the highest performance unmanned aerial drone systems in the world, with unmatched flight performance characteristics in multiple key mission areas.

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. develops transformative technology for the U.S. Department of Defense and commercial customers. Kratos specializes in unmanned systems, satellite communications, cyber security/warfare, microwave electronics, missile defense and combat systems.