The Air Force Wants to Give Its Stealth Fighter Pilots Access to Armed Drones
The National Interest -

Kris Osborn

Security, Americas

An F-35 with escorts?

For instance, real-time video feeds from the electro-optical/infrared sensors on board an Air Force Predator, Reaper or Global Hawk drone could go directly into an F-15, F-22 or F-35 cockpit, without needing to go to a ground control station. 

The Air Force and DARPA are now testing new hardware and software configured to enable 4th-Generation aircraft to command drones from the cockpit in the air, bringing new levels of autonomy, more...

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