Netherlands orders four M-9 Reaper Block 5 UCAVs

A $ 123m contract was received by US General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. from the Dutch Air Force for the construction and delivery of four M-9 Reaper Block 5 UCAVs.

The total cost of the program will be covered by US Foreign Military Sales (FMS) credits. The systems are expected to be delivered to the Netherlands by December 31, 2020. The aircraft will be used in surveillance, close support, precision strikes, identification, and CSAR & intelligence missions.