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October 1, 2014

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A Global Hawk pilot explains how the control room for unmanned aerial systems at NASA’s Dryden Flight Research Center at Edwards Air Force Base works. Pilots use a joystick or mouse to fly drones.

Richard N. Velotta

A Global Hawk pilot explains how the control room for unmanned aerial systems at NASA’s Dryden Flight Research Center at Edwards Air Force Base works. Pilots use a joystick or mouse to fly drones.