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The autopilot is said to feature a recovery mode that allows a pilot to take hands off the controls allowing the aircraft systems to stabilize the rotorcraft in a difficult situation.
The second possible mission is Dragonfly, an eight-propellor rotorcraft to fly in the thick methane atmosphere of Saturn's largest moon, Titan.
Others are also rushing rotorcraft concepts to market.
The U.S. Army and Raytheon marked a milestone yesterday as an Apache helicopter demonstrated the first test firing of a high energy laser system from a military rotorcraft.
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