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Pentagon wants to team with HBCUs on ‘tactical autonomy’ research

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The Department of Defense is looking for a Historically Black College or University (HBCU) to lead a new research center focused on “tactical autonomy” technology for military systems. The initiative, unveiled Monday, is aimed at developing new military capabilities and addressing racial disparities in Pentagon R&D funding. “The goals of the program are to advance the field of autonomy by focusing on [Department of the Air Force] operational imperatives, generate…