New system helps aircraft automatically avoid mid-air collisions

Washington DC (SPX) Apr 07, 2016

A research effort associated with DARPA’s Aircrew Labor In-Cockpit Automation System (ALIAS) program recently conducted the first successful flight tests of a shoebox-sized, plug-and-play system designed to enable manned and unmanned aircraft to automatically detect nearby aircraft and avoid potential mid-air collisions.

An unmanned air vehicle (UAV) repeatedly used the technology demonstr —> Read More