Pic of the Day – Unmanned Catapult Launch

ATLANTIC OCEAN (May 14, 2013) An X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System (UCAS) demonstrator launches from the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS George HW Bush (CVN 77). George HW Bush is the first aircraft carrier to successfully catapult launch an unmanned aircraft from its flight deck. (US Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Tony D. Curtis/Released)

[Image courtesy of the US Navy Website.]

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Charles McCain is a Washington DC based freelance journalist and novelist. He is the author of "An Honorable German," a World War Two naval epic. You can read more of his work on his website: http://charlesmccain.com/

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