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The drone TANK that could soon lead US soldiers into battle

The drone TANK that could soon lead US troops into battle: Army bosses reveal robotank has already been tested | The US Army has revealed it has been testing the vehicle, known as Ripsaw. The 'drone tank' is controlled remotely, and can reload itself and even change weapons at the touch of a button. [The Future of Drones: http://futuristicnews.com/tag/drone/ Future Military Technologies: http://futuristicnews.com/tag/military/ Future Wars: http://futuristicshop.com/category/future-wars/]

1989. The Russian Antonov An-225 Mriya, powered by six turbofan engines, becomes the largest airplane in the world.

1989. The Russian Antonov An-225 Mriya, powered by six turbofan engines, becomes the largest airplane in the world.

The General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper (also called Predator B or Guardian) is an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), capable of remote controlled or autonomous flight operations, developed by General Atomics Aeronautical Systems (GA-ASI) for use by the United States Air Force, the United States Navy, the CIA, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, the Royal Air Force, and the Italian Air Force.

The increasingly autonomous robots of war (pictures)

What will military drones in the future look like? The OBSIDIAN series concept is operated by USAF and enters service in the year 2024. It's shape is derived from decades of stealth knowhow and operates on either human or internal AI to complete it's miss…

Project Thor: applied the concept of kinetic bombardment to a global first-strike capable system. The weapon relied on 1'x20' tungsten carbide cylinders that could be forcibly de-orbited with pinpoint precision. Traveling at over 10 times the speed of sound, the kinetic energy released on impact would be equivalent to a small nuke and be capable of destroying bunkers far underground.