30 Mar '18, 11am

My latest for @RealClearLife - where #droneracing and #specialoperations intersect...

U.S. Special Ops Look to Drone Racers for Next Battlefield Advantage America's elite troops could soon bring virtual reality headsets, speedy drones to the battlefield. Military By Lee Ferran 6 hours ago To watch drone races from the point of view of the micro quadrotor machines as they whip around warehouses, banking impossibly hard and overtaking each other through neon-lit obstacles is a disorienting, exhilarating experience and something straight out of an 80’s-flavored sci-fi fever dream. But the U.S. special operations community is hoping the skills and technology used in one of the world’s newest sports can also translate into an American advantage on the battlefield — so much that U.S. Special Operations Command (SOCOM) has reached out to private drone racers and operators to pick their brains. “The worlds of Special Operations Forces and drone racing intersect whe...

Full article: http://www.realclearlife.com/military/u-s-special-ops-loo...

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