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Tesla Autopilot crash driver may have been eating a bagel at the time, was lucky not to get schmeared on road

Charles 9 Silver badge

"there are, I believe, even planes (fighters) that humans could not directly fly but require a flight computer to manage most of the load"

I believe that started with the F-117, which wasn't really designed to be aerodynamic in the first place but to be stealthy. That said, I read that modern fighters and other aircraft built for maneuverability tend to be built with a tendency not to make them very aerodynamically stable, as this makes them more responsive when turning.

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