Navy Awards Aerovel Flexrotor Contract To Develop Marine Surveillance Tech
Posted May 01, 2012 7:53 AM
The high seas and UAVs go together like -- well, they go together really well. The Navy's cooking up 3D laser imaging technology for spotting pirates and the like, but it will need some aircraft for the task. Right on cue, a helicopter / airplane hybrid for maritime surveillance is inching toward reality.