The world of military aviation is abuzz with excitement as General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, a leader in unmanned aircraft technology, announces the commencement of production for the latest version of its renowned Gray Eagle drone, the Gray Eagle 25M.

This cutting-edge platform is equipped with the revolutionary ‘Eagle Eye’ synthetic aperture radar system, poised to elevate the United States Army’s ability to detect, track, and engage small drones more effectively than ever before.

In a recent announcement at the Association of the US Army’s conference in Washington, Mike Shortsleeve, Vice President of Defense Department Strategic Development at General Atomics, shed light on the capabilities and significance of the Gray Eagle 25M drone with the Eagle Eye radar system.

This development marks a critical step forward in modern warfare, addressing the growing importance of countering small drones in global conflicts.