U.S. Military Aircraft to Get Deadlier Than Ever With New Sensor Technology
As technology progresses, so are the systems used by the U.S. military in combat. Researchers are currently developing a feature that will improve weapon systems by incorporating automated scanning and detection of enemy targets.
Developed by the C5ISR — the Army’s applied research and advanced technology development center — the new sensor technology has already been integrated into a Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk. The aircraft was used as a replacement for the Army’s Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft (FARA) at the Experimentation Demonstration Gateway Event (EDGE) that took place this month.
During an air assault exercise, the…