Merlin Wins $1 Million FAA Contract for Autonomous Flight Trials in Alaska
Merlin, a Boston-based company developing 'drop-in' autonomy kits for legacy fixed-wing aircraft, has received a $1 million contract from the FAA to demonstrate its autonomous flight technology with flight trials in Alaska.
A digital rendering of a Merlin airplane flying over Alaska.
Merlin will fly an autonomous Cessna Grand Caravan over Alaska. (Image: Merlin Labs)