Boeing acquires Aurora Flight Sciences with aims of self-flying vehicle development

Signal of change / Boeing acquires Aurora Flight Sciences with aims of self-flying vehicle development

By Munur Munuroglu / 11 Oct 2017

Boeing have acquired Aurora Flight Sciences - focusing on making autonomous robotic aircrafts for commercial and military use a reality.

 

Boeing to acquire Aurora Flight Sciences in bet on autonomous flight

Boeing is acquiring Aurora Flight Sciences, a company that focuses on autonomous flight systems designed to make robot aircraft and vehicles a reality. Boeing says that its acquisition of Aurora will help it push forward its efforts around self-flying vehicle development, for both military and commercial use.

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SignalofChange: @Boeing is acquiring a company developing autonomous electric aircraft https://t.co/DSSTVQAwx6 via @Futurism



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