U.S. Navy gears up for drone-on-drone dogfighting in 2015
Engineers and students at the Naval Postgraduate School in Southern California are building drones, launching systems, and the necessary software to create a force of up to fifty unmanned aircraft capable of dogfighting. That would add a new layer to drone warfare, where drones capably engage one another.
In the wildest dreams of Assistant Professor Timothy Chung, his drone squadron will battle drone teams from other schools and military branches in a tournament to see who has created the best solution. […]