Armchair admirals count guns and missile launchers, but seagoing naval men and women know the importance of reliable and effective decoys and countermeasures that can react instantaneously to meet incoming threats. There is a wide variety of off-board systems that can be launched to confuse, seduce, distract, or disable threats in the air, on […]
In 1918, World War I was in its fourth year. Imperial Russia had succumbed to the Communist Revolution and...
- May 6, 2013
Topics: Aerospace, Naval Forces
Labels: Aircraft, Naval Aviation, Programs & Technology, Research & Development, U.S. Navy, Unmanned Systems
In a video released today by Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR), the X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System (UCAS) demonstrator completes its first shore-based arrested landing on May 4 at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Md.
By Steven Hoarn
Steven Hoarn is the Editor/Photo Editor for Defense Media Network. He is a graduate of...