The Navy Wants an Aircraft Carrier Filled With Drones (Video)

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April 24 2014 6:20 PM

Navy Proposal or Half-Baked Jerry Bruckheimer Movie?

A futuristic aircraft carrier could be filled with drones the size of F-14 Tomcats. 

Imagine drones the size of F-14 Tomcats that could fly for 14 hours straight, refuel other aircraft, and even act as a robotic wingman to manned aircraft.

Jim Festante is an actor/writer in Los Angeles and regular video contributor to Slate. He is the author of the Image Comics miniseries The End Times of Bram and Ben.