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Update: What We Know Now About Mystery Florida Spy Craft


Further details have emerged about a mysterious unmanned craft spotted off Florida last week that I wrote about Monday. We quickly realized the craft is a Wave Glider made by Boeing BA subsidiary Liquid Robotics and fielded by the U.S. Navy as Sensor Hosting Autonomous Remote Craft, or SHARC. The curious part was all those antennas, suggesting part of what the Navy terms SHARC's “classified payloads conducting critical Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) missions.” Thanks to some sharp-eyed readers, the exact system has been identified – which may tell us something about the glider's mission and what it ...


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