Droooone swaaaarm!

Popular Science - - AEROSPACE -

Like a mil­i­ta­rized fleet of duck­lings, Mako drones fall into for­ma­tion be­hind their leader. These 20-foot­long com­bat craft track and mir­ror a manned fighter jet’s move­ments. In bat­tle, the mini fly­ers are ex­pend­able com­pan­ions (armed with bombs and mis­siles) and can re­lease even smaller ver­sions Rus­siannest­ing-doll-style to over­whelm en­e­mies’ tar­get­ing de­fense sys­tems.

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