AI drone ‘killed’ its operator during virtual test – USAF official

The US Air Force

The program reportedly deduced that human input was interfering with its mission to destroy military targets.

The US Air Force has reportedly been carrying out simulated tests using artificial-intelligence drones tasked with destroying various targets. However, according to a blog post by the Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS), in one of the tests, the program came to the conclusion that its own human operator was interfering with the mission.

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