New Lockheed Martin-Air Force Software Could Prevent Air, Ground Collisions

Credit: USAF/Calspan
With up to three pilots and their aircraft saved already by a newly introduced automatic ground collision avoidance system, the U.S. Air Force and Lockheed Martin are starting tests of a follow-on system which will extend coverage of the safety device to prevent both air and ground collisions...
Guy Norris

Guy is a Senior Editor for Aviation Week, covering technology and propulsion. He is based in Colorado Springs.

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