TITLE

DRONES DON'T DIE

AUTHOR(S)
SINGER, P. W.
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Military History;Jul2011, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the evolution of remotely operated military weapons and unmanned military aircraft in the U.S. military inventory. It provides a historical background of military robotics, higlighting the contribution of electrical engineer Nikola Tesla with his demonstration of radio-controlled motorboat and its military applications in 1898. Also discussed is the integration of the Global Positioning System technology in 1995 in unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV).
ACCESSION #
60437632

 

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