|The OCU PROS Report Issue 48||CommonControlNow.com||March 2014|
As the unmanned community chases the Holy Grail of civilian applications, it is instructive to observe the diverse reactions to Amazon’s plans for UAV deliveries. Responses ranged from mocking satire to arguments for UGVs. Unmanned delivery is already happening in a few places. This month’s Executive Briefing collects links to some of the most interesting reactions.
In 1924, The Experimenter predicted that pilots would operate aircraft from 500 miles away. Click below to read some of the other details that they got startlingly right.
Application of the Month
Mobile Detection Assessment and Response System (MDARS)
No matter how much war changes, one thing never does; soldiers hate guard duty. SPAWAR thinks they got an answer.
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Bill’s work has appeared in Defense Tech Briefs, IDGA, Robotics Tomorrow, and Defense IQ.
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