acm-header
Sign In

Communications of the ACM

ACM News

Autopiloted Glider Knows Where to Fly For a Free Ride


View as: Print Mobile App Share:
Autonomous glider

Catching the thermals.

Danita Delmont / Gallo/Getty

Hawks and albatrosses soar for hours or even days without having to land. Soon robotic gliders could go one better, soaring on winds and thermals indefinitely.

From New Scientist
View Full Article


 

No entries found