Air Ops

Braybrook, Roy
December 2008
Armada International;Dec2008 Supplement, p1
The article offers information on the technologically advanced manned and unmanned aircraft used by special operations forces in achieving their military missions. It notes that hand launched unmanned aerial vehicles that are light enough to be taken forward by combat elements are needed by special forces. Guided missiles like the 293-kg Raytheon AGM-65E Laser Maverick provides precision for reduced collateral damage, according to the author.


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