This article is part of Engadgets coverage of the first anniversary of the U.S. Navy’s first drone, the Morlo.
It was unveiled at the Air Force Academy in May 2017 and became the Navy’s primary weapon against enemy drone strikes in the early 2020s.
Engadges editor Emily E. Sohn is a veteran journalist who’s been covering technology, aviation, and technology for more than 20 years.
She’s also the author of the new book “Drones, Drones, the Navy: An Introduction to the Next Generation of UAVs.”
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