Military Technology: The Army Is Sending 'War Robots' Into Combat!

Posted by The King Slayer 2018 years ago in News
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The Army is getting ready to bring driverless trucks into war. Next fall, its “Leader-Follower” technology will allow convoys of autonomous vehicles to follow one driven by a human.

It’s a direct response to the improvised explosive devices that caused nearly half the casualties in Iraq and Afghanistan.

The military has been trying to bring robots into wars since the 1950s — the first was a bulky roving platform. More recently, robots have defused bombs.

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