Technology challenges of stealth unmanned combat aerial vehicles

  title={Technology challenges of stealth unmanned combat aerial vehicles},
  author={E. Sepulveda and H. Smith},
  journal={The Aeronautical Journal},
  pages={1261 - 1295}
ABSTRACT The ever-changing battlefield environment, as well as the emergence of global command and control architectures currently used by armed forces around the globe, requires the use of robust and adaptive technologies integrated into a reliable platform. Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicles (UCAVs) aim to integrate such advanced technologies while also increasing the tactical capabilities of combat aircraft. This paper provides a summary of the technical and operational design challenges… Expand
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