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Nasa Wants Robot Planes In Our Skies!

Posted 21 May 2004 at 01:25 UTC by The Swirling Brain Share This

USAToday.com has an article about how NASA is working on integrating robot aircraft into the nation's airspace. It could be as early as 2008 that we will have robot planes (UAV drones) routinely sharing civil airspace. Currently there are UAVs flying, but they are mostly restricted to military airspace. Humans and robots in the same airspace surely will require several gentleman's agreements!

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