THE FIRST flight of Textron AirLand’s Scorpion strike/intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) aircraft prototype, N531TA made its much anticipated first flight on December 12.  The aircraft took off at 1030hrs Central Time  from McConnell Air Force Base, Wichita, Kansas and  was airborne for approximately 1.4 hours. During the flight, the crew conducted a range of handling […]