The U.S. Navy and Boeing recently tested the technology during successful sea trials onboard the USS George H.W. Bush aircraft carrier. It’s called MAGIC CARPET, Maritime Augmented Guidance with Integrated Controls for Carrier Approach and Recovery Precision Enabling Technologies, and it helps guide pilots to the carrier deck.
This series features International Space Station primary investigators, their research and discoveries. To hear from individuals who have benefited from this research, you can view their stories in the "Benefits for Humanity: In Their Own Words" series on the ReelNASA Youtube Page.