DARPA Sees Autonomous Drone Swarms Supporting Urban Operations

Credit: Northrop Grumman
Cooperating swarms of low-cost drones are an emerging threat for ground forces. They could also be an asset, and DARPA is developing ways for humans to work with large numbers of small autonomous air and ground vehicles to perform complex tasks, particularly in urban areas. Coordinated swarms of...
Graham Warwick

Graham leads Aviation Week's coverage of technology, focusing on engineering and technology across the aerospace industry, with a special focus on identifying technologies of strategic importance to aviation, aerospace and defense.

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