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Aerial Refueling: Look, Ma, No Hands!

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AARD refueling(click to view full) DARPA does some quietly interesting things. The latest is an autopilot that lets an aircraft perform air-air refueling – one of the most challenging routine flight tasks outside of carrier landings – without pilot intervention. While impressive on its own, such systems have special relevance because they offer the promise […]

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