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02.05.15
The Navy's unmanned drone project gets pushed back a year
02.05.15

The Navy's unmanned drone project gets pushed back a year

For the last few years, the Navy has been working on UCASS, a project to build a drone that'll rep...

By D. Cooper,   02.05.15
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08.19.14
Navy drone plays well with manned aircraft, caps it with a carrier landing
08.19.14

Navy drone plays well with manned aircraft, caps it with a carrier landing

The unmanned X-47B drone has proven itself carrier-capable, but can it fit into normal flight oper...

By S. Dent,   08.19.14
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07.10.13
US Navy's X-47B unmanned jet successfully lands on an aircraft carrier
07.10.13

US Navy's X-47B unmanned jet successfully lands on an aircraft carrier

The US Navy's unmanned plane, the X-47B, has been in development for years. It first flew in 2011,...

By M. Gorman,   07.10.13
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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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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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02.07.11
X-47B unmanned stealth bomber completes its first flight (video)
02.07.11

X-47B unmanned stealth bomber completes its first flight (video)

The evil geniuses at Northrop Grumman successfully completed the first flight of its X-47B unmanned...

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