Message posted by gary on July 13, 2002 at 19:43:34 PST:
The Global Hawk can follow a pre-programed route, so you could call it a robot. The "pilot" can take over if need be. That means the Global Hawk is reactive, but only to flying conditions, i.e. just like autopilot. That was my understanding of what the pilot told me.
In Reply to: Re: X-45A flight test success at A51 posted by Magoo on July 13, 2002 at 19:25:21 PST: