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DARPA is testing a Flying Aircraft Carrier — Market Mad House

America’s defense research agency could change warfare by perfecting a flying aircraft carrier.

The X-61 Gremlin project will disappoint Marvel and Doctor Who fans because the “mothership” looks nothing like a Queen Elizabeth class carrier. Instead, the flying aircraft carrier is a Lockheed C-130 Hercules cargo plane.

To explain, they dropped three X-61A Gremlin drones out of the back of a C-130 on 29 October 2021. Crew members then caught two of the drones the drones with a long-cable and pulled…




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Daniel G. Jennings

Daniel G. Jennings

Daniel G. Jennings is a writer who lives and works in Colorado. He is a lifelong history buff who is fascinated by stocks, politics, and cryptocurrency.

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