The Vanilla ultralong-endurance Unmanned Aviation Vehicles was the new entrant of the U.S. Pacific Fleet. The event was conducted to portray an eye-catching silhouette that played a significant role in the event, offering persistent video surveillance throughout the multiday event.
It stood equally among the distinctive silhouettes of Zumwalt-class destroyers, an unmanned Sea Hunter in the water, and a Navy variant MQ-9 Reaper drone of the Aire Force.Vanilla ultralong-endurance UAV showcased the intelligence-gathering capability of a drone along with the firepower of a warship. The unmanned Vanilla drone business line was led by a small company situated just outside the Naval Air Station Patuxent River called the Platform Aerospace in Southern Maryland.
The design of Vanilla Unmanned highlights three of its mega features. These comprise world-record endurance, unmatched payload, and a disruptive cost profile, according to the chief growth officer at Platform Aerospace, Greg Pappianou, who visited the manufacturing site in Maryland on May 24. The Vanilla Unmanned is marketed based on its capability of enduring ten days flight consisting of 30 pounds of internally stored payloads or fewer several days carrying up to 150 pounds of internal as well as external payloads during a multi-mission heavy lift mode.