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Mysterious aircraft have been recorded flying over the California Air Force Base

Mysterious airplane (possible RQ-180) – Photo by Rob Kolinsky

A mysterious military aircraft was discovered while flying over Edwards Air Force Base, California. The plane, which many believe is the RQ-180 drone, was registered by photographer Rob Kolinsky, who posted his photos on his official Instagram.

“This thing flew over my house a few weeks ago and I still couldn’t identify it,” Kolinsky wrote.

The RQ-180 drone is manufactured by Northrop Grumman. The main task of the RQ-180 is the long-term detection of high altitude.

Some even say that the RQ-180 bears some resemblance to the B-21 Rider, the future USAF bomber.

Today, the drone is fully operational in the USAF and “has larger dimensions and more capabilities than the Lockheed Martin RQ-170 Sentinel drone,” according to the Def Post website.

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