Developing, Testing -- and Ranges to Do That

Biass, Eric H.
February 2007
Armada International;Feb/Mar2007, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p42
The article focuses on the procedures involved in testing unmanned military aircraft or drone. In evaluating drone aircraft, the ability to refuel and autonomously maneuver around a tanker aircraft are analyzed. The weapon system of an aircraft is also tested. The U.S. army tests its aircraft in Europe. Wales and Sweden also have their own test area. An interview with Juha Moisio of Robonics is also presented.


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