- "Tower to War Machine. We'd like to evaluate the drone plane's maneuverability. So kick into high gear and we'll see if we can keep up."
"Copy that, tower. You want to test your new toy."
- ―Control Tower and James Rhodes
The Drone Plane was a prototype vehicle tested by the United States Air Force.
James Rhodes performed a a test flight of the Drone Plane in New Jersey, racing against it using his War Machine Armor to evaluate the drone's maneuverability.
Just when Rhodes was about to perform tactical maneuvers, Bruno Horgan destroyed the drone as he intended to attack War Machine.