Saturday, September 05, 2015

Weekly Alert -- September 1, 2015

News on Navy UAVs, Air Force civilian RPA contractors and more. Read the Alert

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Greenert: Navy Not Where It Wants To Be Regarding UAVs

The Navy is on the cusp of where it wants to be regarding unmanned aerial vehicles, according to Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Johnathan Greenert.

Air Force Plan Keeps Civilian RPA Contractors Out Of Strike Activities

The expansion of civilian remotely piloted aircraft operators within the Air Force will not include strike activities, according to Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Welsh.

Gilmore Tells DSB That Autonomous System Testing Should Be Realistic

The Pentagon's top weapons tester recently advised the Defense Science Board that autonomous systems need to be tested in very realistic settings.

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