Art Mimics Life: Real-life Iron Man Coming to An Army Near You
Posted on July 16, 2014
Kids around the nation dream of becoming Iron Man. To strap on that armor, rocket through the sky, and fire repulsor blasts from your hands. But all of that is just comic fantasy, right? Maybe not.
Our own Armed Forces have announced the Tactical Assault Light Operator Suit (TALOS) project, coordinated through the Special Operations Command headquarters at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, that aims to roll out Iron Man like exoskeletons to high-risk units as soon as 2018.