TITLE

Controlling Drones at War

AUTHOR(S)
Kemp, Ian
PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Armada International;Feb/Mar2006, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) by the U.S. Department of Defense as of February 2006. Functions of an UAV; History of UAV; Types of UAV available.
ACCESSION #
19918570

 

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