Airbus UpNext Autonomous Aerial Refueling Test Planned For Mid-2023

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Credit: Airbus Defense and Space
MADRID—Airbus is to begin exploring more autonomous aerial refueling capability through its UpNext technology accelerator. Flight testing in the Auto’Mate project, UpNext’s first defense research project, will see a DT-25 target drone flying in close formation with Airbus’ A310 multi-role tanker...

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