Darpa’s Gremlins Would Overwhelm Defenses Launching volleys of recoverable, small unmanned aircraft from transports to saturate enemy air defenses could provide new options for operations in denied airspace, says Darpa. The Pentagon’s advanced research agency plans to demonstrate the concept under the Gremlins program. The UAVs will be air-launched at stand-off range from large platforms such as airlifters to conduct coordinated and distributed operations carrying small ...

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