Skyborg Set To Test New Aircraft Design, Production Process
Testing how an artificial intelligence (AI) “brain” can control a fighter-sized aircraft remains the goal of the Skyborg program as the first prototype will also serve as a guinea pig for a new approach to aircraft design and production.
ADD and Hanwha technology demonstration radar for KF-X: Hanwha
South Korea’s defense technology organization and Hanwha have flight tested a technology-demonstration fighter radar in cooperation with Elta, while proceeding in parallel with full-scale development of the sensor for the KF-X fighter.
The U.S. Army says its biggest challenge in addressing the global pilot shortage is retaining pilots who are mid-career level warrant officers because over roughly a seven-year period the service was unable to hire pilots due to a lack of funding.