30 Sep '13, 5pm

Meet NASA's Futuristic Drone Research Lab

invited a carefully selected, elite group of media (which obviously included IEEE Spectrum ) to take a tour of the Unmanned Aircraft Systems programs at NASA Dryden. The Dryden Flight Research Center (DFRC) is located approximately in the middle of nowhere, inside Edwards Air Force Base on a huge dry lake bed out in the Mojave desert. The remoteness of the area, plus the availability of over 100 square kilometers of empty flat lake bed to land on if necessary, makes Dryden a fantastic place to test out all kinds of futuristic and occasionally bizarre aircraft. And we got to meet a few of them.

Full article: http://spectrum.ieee.org/automaton/robotics/aerial-robots...

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