unmanned aerial vehicles
Drone on, the government says.
Converted C-130 cargo planes could launch and retrieve unmanned aerial vehicles to extend the range of surveillance missions.
One year after President Obama vowed to create greater transparency and guidelines for drone strikes, a new bipartisan report from senior military and intelligence officials warns the “secret war” of lethal drone strikes risks putting the U.S. on a “slippery slope” toward perpetual war.
Navy looking to build smaller drones that can be launched from ships at sea.
General Atomics Avenger has a longer range and bigger payload to operate in remote regions.
A United Nations report says unmanned aerial vehicles are the weapons of choice in modern warfare.