AI

Artificial intelligence co-pilots US Air Force U-2 spy plane

During a test flight, the United States Air Force experimented with the use of artificial intelligence to act as co-pilot of a U-2 "Dragon Lady" spy plane for the first time...


How AI Speeds Up the Security Processes at Airports

It is a public fact that security is a very first priority at any airport in the world. With a tremendous rise of passengers, many security systems at airports are now supported by artificial intelligence (AI), which improves safety. Also, AI speeds up airport security by optimizing processes such as check-in, passport control, baggage screening and generally keeping up the complete safety at airports with smart security technologies. In this art...


My copilot is a robot: What could go wrong?

As automation has increased the safety of air travel, the rare mishap has come to be increasingly blamed on “Pilot Error.” Add to that the tragic First Officer suicide/homicide of Germanwings 9525, and issues naturally arise, such as knee-jerk calls for more thorough pilot screening, training, and monitoring....