Navy tests software for automated carrier landing capability

April 27, 2015 8:06 PM

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Navy tests software for automated carrier landing capability

A new software that automates much of the process for landing F-18 fighters onto aircraft carriers has been tested at sea by the U.S. Navy.

The software tested at sea aboard the USS George H.W. Bush is called MAGIC CARPET, an acronym for Maritime Augmented Guidance with Integrated Controls for Carrier Approach and Recovery Precision Enabling Technologies.

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