First Fully-Unmanned Machine Combat in History Heralds Robotic…

For the first time in history, an unmanned machine has engaged and destroyed another unmanned machine in real combat. It sounds like science fiction, but it happened a week ago in Iraq, when a MQ-9 Reaper killed a remote controlled vehicle carrying a bomb. The MQ-9-operated by the 46th Expeditionary Reconnaissance and… » 8/27/08 9:15am 8/27/08 9:15am