First US Missile with Artificial Intelligence to be Deployed by 2018

ScienceLRASM in flight(Photo : Lockheed Martin) Advertisement An anti-ship missile (ASM) developed by the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) that “thinks” thanks to its onboard artificial intelligence (AI) will arm U.S. Navy warships and strike aircraft beginning 2018. Like Us on Facebook Advertisement The Long Range Anti-Ship Missile (LRASM) can find a warship target on its own by using its onboard AI to locate a specific warship from among a fleet of enemy warships. A multi-mode seeker guided by the AI ensures the correct warship is hit in a specific area to maximize the probability of sinking the target. The AI enables autonomous targeting by using on-board targeting systems to independently acquire a target without the need for prior precision intelligence, GPS or data-links. These capabilities allow positive…


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