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The U.S. Navy’s unmanned X-47B lands aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt.

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The Drone Index: Northrop Grumman X-47B

It’s the redemption of all UAVs. Proof that unmanned systems can replace piloted flight for good. The harbinger of a coming age.

The X-47B.

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

Crews were able to get the X-47B out of the way quickly after touchdown, letting the manned Super Hornet land shortly afterwards. At Engadget

The Mechanical World

X-47B Unmanned Air System and an F/A-18 Hornet operate together from aircraft carrier for the first time

Northrop Grumman Corporation and the U.S. Navy offered a glimpse of the future of carrier aviation on Aug. 17 by conducting a series of cooperative flights from the aircraft carrier, USS Theodore Roosevelt, using an X-47B Unmanned Air System (UCAS) and an F/A-18 Hornet, the company stated in a news release. 327 more words

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