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Global Hawk icing test
A Global Hawk remotely piloted vehicle taxis on the Edwards Air Force Base flightline during an icing test mission. The aircraft was fitted with a 3-D printed nylon structure to duplicate the weight and drag of ice forming on wings and tail. (U.S. Air Force photo by Chris Higgins.)

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