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Published April 28, 2011, 05:34 PM

Global Hawk Expected at Grand Forks AFB in May

Officials at Grand Forks Air Force Base expect the first Global Hawk unmanned aircraft to arrive late next month.

By: Associated Press,

(AP) — Officials at Grand Forks Air Force Base expect the first Global Hawk unmanned aircraft to arrive late next month.

Col. Don Shaffer tells KFGO radio that it's a top priority for the Air Force.

The base will eventually have eight Global Hawks.

The Global Hawk mission will mean the addition of 450 personnel at the base.

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