In the ever-shifting sands of modern warfare, it’s all about staying a step ahead. Gone are the days of making do with what you’ve got – today, it’s about building what you need.

AeroVironment, a name that’s been making waves in the drone world, is upping the ante.

They’re not just tweaking civilian drones for military use anymore.

No, they’re crafting machines born and bred for the battlefield.

Their latest brainchild? The Vapor 55 MX, a rotary-wing drone designed to deliver destruction from above with a surgeon’s precision.

AeroVironment’s Rise with the Switchblade

These folks cut their teeth on the Switchblade series, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) that became the talk of the town in Ukraine.

With the Switchblade 300 and 600, they’ve shown they know their stuff.

But this new venture, the Vapor 55 MX, is a different beast.