...a little over a century after the first human did the same thing. And then it took off again!

Giz, via the Aviationist, has the scoop

Frankly, I think this is pretty fucking awesome. I mean, granted, UCAVs are far from shiny and new and automated carrier landings are pretty old hat as well (I believe).

But something about it all, especially the whole 100 years thing, makes it seem so much more fantastic...