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05.14.13
US Navy's X-47B is the first unmanned plane launched from an aircraft carrier (video)
05.14.13

US Navy's X-47B is the first unmanned plane launched from an aircraft carrier (video)

After limbering up with taxi tests since December, the X-47B unmanned combat air system has finall...

By A. Santos,   05.14.13
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03.27.13
Operational F-35B fighter jet's first vertical landing was years, billions in the making (video)
03.27.13

Operational F-35B fighter jet's first vertical landing was years, billions in the making (video)

Lockheed Martin's F-35 program has been a political whipping boy seemingly forever, but a producti...

By S. Dent,   03.27.13
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12.11.12
X-47B unmanned combat aircraft starts light workouts aboard USS Truman (video)
12.11.12

X-47B unmanned combat aircraft starts light workouts aboard USS Truman (video)

While the USAF has been tacking missiles onto Predator drones for quite some time, so far a true u...

By S. Dent,   12.11.12
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07.11.12
Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II stealth fighter cockpit demonstrator hands-on (video)
07.11.12

Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II stealth fighter cockpit demonstrator hands-on (video)

We spend hundreds of hours on board a variety of airplanes each year, most often en-route to a tra...

By Z. Honig,   07.11.12
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