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unmanned

1. (of aircraft, spacecraft, etc.) operated by automatic or remote control
2. Falconry (of a hawk or falcon) not yet trained to accept humans
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Signals relaying is another function that can be performed by unmanned aircraft.
The unmanned helicopter  departed from the flight-test center of Weifang Tianxiang Aerospace Industry Co.
Speaking at the signature ceremony for the protocol in Ankara, Gonul said that unmanned aerial vehicles changed the way armies of the world moved.
The unmanned spacecraft--which during its lifespan made the first observation of ammonia clouds in another planet's atmosphere as well as the first finding of a moon with its own magnetosphere and the first discovery of a satellite around an asteroid--compiled evidence of an ocean under the surface of the moon Europa and observed numerous large thunderstorms on Jupiter.
The unmanned, computer-controlled Global Hawk reconnaissance aircraft, assembled in Palmdale by Northrop Grumman workers, can take over the U-2's role of providing reconnaissance images to battlefield commanders, according to a Pentagon budget document.
Ladies and gentlemen, it is my great privilege to be here this afternoon with the men and women of America who are responsible for conceptualizing, producing, and sustaining the unmanned systems our soldiers, sailors, airman and Marines rely on to accomplish their important missions.
These unmanned planes represent a substantial part of the "Revolution in Military Affairs" which George W.
space scientists who fear that the station, like the shuttle, will draw off funds that might otherwise be used for scientific projects such as unmanned planetary missions.
Record, CEO and founder of Advanced Unmanned, possesses a vast array of aerospace and aviation knowledge that fuels the company.
The CAGR for the unmanned underwater vehicles market for the period 2015-2020 is estimated to be around 11%.
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Since 2000, the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD) has been regularly publishing a 25-year roadmap for unmanned systems.