X-47B carrier landing video!

Jul 11, 2013 4 Comments by

Yesterday the U.S. Navy made history with the first UAV landing on an aircraft carrier, when the X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System demonstrator touched down on the USS George H.W. Bush off the coast of Virginia. Amazing video!

Debra Cleghorn, Featured News

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4 Responses to “X-47B carrier landing video!”

  1. fhhuber says:

    Redefining the role of the aircraft carrier…

  2. David Leflar says:

    Not sure how I feel about robots fighting a war. Freedom comes cheaply when there is no sacrifice.

  3. sanjosejose says:

    Cool video, thanks for sharing!

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