The plane is designed to take off from and land on aircraft carriers and fly at "high subsonic" speeds. A lightning strike just might make it self-aware.
Can fluorescent oil help researchers improve better aeronautic designs? NASA hopes so.
The autonomous aircraft's successful ability to grab a special cable upon landing sets it up for its first carrier tests later this month.
Picking up where it left off during the summer, the futuristic aircraft carries out at-sea maneuvers on and around its third aircraft carrier.
The software giant is going to be shipping MPL code with its MVC platform. This is progress.
The SpaceX founder says he will open-source his plans for a super-fast transport system.
Northrop Grumman's unmanned stealth plane chalks up another milestone ahead of its anticipated aircraft carrier trials.
Don't try this with your backyard drone. The X-47B has made its first arrested landing on an aircraft carrier, and the world of unmanned aircraft may never be the same.
The pilotless prototype shows that it can fit into the crowd on an aircraft carrier flight deck and get the job done "in the most hostile electromagnetic environment on Earth."
The pilotless aircraft needs to prove that it's up to the rigors of the kind of slingshot launch that it can expect soon from an aircraft carrier.