While the Pentagon has made great strides lately in developing its UAV programs, the Defense Department needs to boost its training and simulation efforts, says a recent Defense Science Board (DSB) report. “There is no high-fidelity training environment for UAV pilots and sensor operators today,” DSB says in its “Final Report on the Role of Autonomy in Department of Defense Systems,” released in July. “There is no computer-based training system for Predator crews to operate in ...

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