Drones are increasingly becoming tools of war – but would these machines be widely accepted without control from a human operator?
Drone warfare: the autonomous debate
Peter Doig, Head of Defence at Plextek, features in Engineering and Technology magazine this week. Addressing the development of drone technology within the commercial sectors, Peter comments on how the UK defence research industry can take advantage of the wider innovation and research funding pool available to leapfrog obstacles.
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