Automatic Collision Avoidance Safety System Sped Up For F-35

Credit: F-35: USN
LOS ANGELES—Flight testing of the Automatic Ground Collision Avoidance System (Auto-GCAS) in the F-35 will begin in September at Edwards AFB, California, following the decision of the Joint Strike Fighter’s Joint Program Office (JPO) to accelerate implementation of the safety system. The move...
Guy Norris

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

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