Experts work on coordinating drones to fly in flocks

If you look up when you are outside, you might not be staring at a flock of birds. Experts are currently working on coordinating drones to fly in synchronized flocks in order to assists armies.
A flock of drones Photo Credit: Channel 2 News

While drones are a fairly new addition to the modern-day battlefield, their use is becoming more common. Experts in Israel and around the world are now working on the next big thing involving drones: coordinated small drones that fly together as a flock.

The experts are trying to make the drones mimic the natural traits of birds that fly in flocks. They want them to work together and divide their tasks among the flock, which could be made up of dozens or hundreds of small drones.

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