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#AUVSI: Skate UAV flies inside my office

I’ve seen many flight demonstrations before, but never one inside my office. A crew from Aurora Flight Sciences’ research and technology laboratory in Cambridge, Massachusetts, yesterday flew the backpack-able Skate UAV inside Flightglobal’s newsroom inside the Denver Convention Center. I wasn’t in the office at the time, but my co-workers enjoyed the show.

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POGO: Aurora Flight Sciences in earmark innuendo

John Pruett, of the Project on Government Oversight (POGO), doesn’t help himself by identifying Aurora Flight Sciences as a “little-known aerospace company”, but he aims the earmark-innuendo wand at the company on POGO’s blog yesterday. He claims: 1. Rep. Roger Wicker, of Mississippi, requested the $6 million earmark for Aurora’s Orion prototype program in the […]

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