Air Force a step closer to swarming enemy with low-cost drones – Dayton Business Journal
Oh boy. The age of aerial attrition warfare via drones is coming.
The idea here is unmanned aircraft are currently too expensive to send on high-risk missions, such as in swarms to overwhelm enemy air defenses. Developing a lower-cost UAS that could be lost in large numbers would give the Air Force a completely new tactic — and big advantage — in the field.