Drone Innovation: BAE’s T-600 Drops Torpedoes from the Sky
Drones, long associated with modern warfare and cutting-edge technology, just took a step into the future with the T-600. Named after the killer robots in the popular Terminator franchise, this new quadcopter drone recently showcased its ability to release a torpedo mid-flight. This impressive feat was demonstrated during the recent NATO training exercise.
“Successfully released an inert Sting Ray training variant anti-submarine torpedo during a flight mission at sea for the first time,” boasted the drone’s manufacturer, BAE Systems, in a press release.
The T-600’s Capabilities
With a payload capacity exceeding 400 pounds, the T-600 isn’t just another small flying toy; it’s “around the size of a small car,” BAE claims. Plus, it can be quickly taken apart for easy transportation. While the ability to deploy torpedoes might sound revolutionary, it’s essential to understand that the world of drone…