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Autonomous Combat Drones

The 'Kratos XQ-58A' Offers Versatile Weapons Deployment At High Speeds

— March 11, 2019 — Tech
With warfare becoming an increasingly high-tech affair, drones have taken on a higher degree of importance than ever before, with the all-new Kratos XQ-58A set to redefine standards thanks to its ability to function as an autonomous combat drone that can carry out missions while keeping human controllers away from potential harm.

Developed as part of a collaboration between Kratos Unmanned Aerial Systems and the U.S. Air Force, this particular combat drone is capable of hitting a top speed in excess of 1,000 km/h and can fly at altitudes of over 13,000 meters. It is capable of deploying a wide variety of weapons, allowing for versatile combat options.

With its combination of high speed, a high range and array of weaponizing options, the Kratos XQ-58A aims to offer a significant tactical advantage out on the modern battlefield.
Trend Themes
1. Autonomous Combat Drones - Autonomous combat drones are redefining the standards of warfare and offering tactical advantages on the modern battlefield.
2. High-speed Drone Technology - High-speed drone technology is rapidly changing the nature of warfare and making missions safer for human controllers.
3. Versatile Weapon Deployment - Versatile weapon deployment options on combat drones are offering a significant tactical advantage in modern warfare.
Industry Implications
1. Defense Industry - Defense industry leaders should invest in and develop autonomous combat drone technology to gain a tactical advantage on the modern battlefield.
2. Aerospace Industry - The aerospace industry should focus on developing high-speed drone technology to support the next generation of autonomous combat drones.
3. Military Technology Industry - The military technology industry should prioritize developing versatile weapon deployment options on combat drones to keep up with the growing demands of modern warfare.
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