U.S. Army Shows Off Future Warfare At The EDGE

EDGE 21 demonstration
First Lt. Frankie Whalen, 82nd Airborne Division, took control of a small unmanned aircraft system that the Army calls an Air-Launched Effect during the EDGE 21 demonstration.
Credit: U.S. Army
First Lt. Frankie Whalen hopped off a Future Long-Range Assault Aircraft at Objective Adams with an M4 carbine and a tablet computer strapped to his body. A newly declassified loitering munition had just punched a hole in the enemy’s air defenses, allowing Whalen’s Future Long-Range Assault Aircraft...

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