China’s plan to use artificial intelligence to boost the thinking skills of nuclear submarine commanders

Equipping nuclear submarines with AI would give China an upper hand in undersea battles while pushing applications of the technology to a new level UPDATED : Tuesday, 06 February, 2018, 11:07am  China is working to update the rugged old computer systems on nuclear submarines with artificial intelligence to enhance the potential thinking skills of commanding […]

US Military Robots KILLER ROBOTS The U.S. Military Will Have More Robots Than Humans by 2025

WASHINGTON – While cyborg soldiers and fully automated weapons have long been fodder for futuristic sci-fi thrillers, they are now a reality and, if the Pentagon gets its way, will soon become the norm in the U.S. military. As Defense One reported last Thursday, the Army had just concluded a live-fire exercise using a remote-controlled ground combat vehicle complete […]

A³ by Airbus Vahana self-piloted, eVTOL aircraft completes first full-scale test flight

February 5, 2018 By Courtney E. Howard  Chief Editor, Intelligent Aerospace PENDLETON, Ore. A³ by Airbus engineers in Santa Clara, California, have completed the first full-scale flight test of the company’s Vahana all-electric, self-piloted, vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL) aircraft. During the test flight, Vahana reached a height of 16 feet (5 meters) and flew self-piloted for 53 seconds before descending safely […]