X-47B First Autonomous Drone Aerial Refueling

The X-47B successfully conducted the first ever Autonomous Aerial Refueling (AAR) of an unmanned aircraft April 22, completing the final test objective under the Navy’s Unmanned Combat Air System demonstration program. While flying off the coast of Maryland and Virginia, the X-47B connected to an Omega K-707 tanker aircraft and received over 4,000 pounds of fuel using the Navy’s probe-and-drogue method.
Read more: United States Navy
Control Display Unit Controls Remotely the X-47B Unmanned Aircraft
The Future of Aviation
The Future of Drones
Drones for Sale
Future Military Technologies

X-47B First Autonomous Drone Aerial Refueling, Future Aircraft, Future Aviation, Futuristic Drone, Military, AUV

More Posts:

PRINTBRUSH Handheld Printer With Built-in Camera By Alex Breton
Windows Of Opportunity: Interactive Rear Windows By GM (+VIDEO)
Pen Sensing Colors From Environment Powered From Hand Warmth
How To Reach Anywhere On Globe In An Hour? Hypersonic Is The Answer.
Synthetic Intravenous Oxygen To Save Patients With No Respiration
Freediving Safety Device By James McNab
Air Fuel Synthesis Turns CO2 Into Gasoline
Beyond Sustainability by Christopher Barnatt
Ecocapsule: New Era Of Sustainable Living
Quantum Computers Will Change The World