Anduril buys small drone company, expanding its innovative tech portfolio
Defense tech startup Anduril Industries is making moves into the drone market with the acquisition of Area-I.
Soldiers getting ‘constant’ practice with new robotic vehicles
The Army is working to ensure that future AI-driven ground systems are built with human-machine trust.
The Army looks to pave way for autonomous vehicles with new AI research
New research in reinforcement learning systems could help the Army make better use of its data and training of robots in battle.
DOD must pay more attention to building people’s trust in AI, researchers say
The Pentagon plans to use AI to assist on the battlefield, not to replace humans entirely. But to successfully pair human and machine, the military needs to understand trust, CSET says.
Air Force selects pool for $400M ‘Skyborg’ contract for autonomous drone systems
Boeing, General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Kratos Defense and Northrop Grumman all will be able to vie for work on the highly networked technology.
Navy researches ways to push autonomous ships past current limits
The Navy is trying to find prototypes and research on how to stay connected with autonomous vehicles at sea and in the heat of battle.