Attack of The Drones

March 2010
Current Events;3/29/2010, Vol. 109 Issue 21, p4
The article reports on the major contribution of drones in the fight for terrorism in the U.S. It notes that the country uses two types of drones, the MQ-1 Predator and MQ-9 Reaper, in the battlefields of Iraq, Afghanistan and Pakistan. It states that these drones are smart killing machines even though they are relatively smaller than warplanes. It stresses that the drones are powerful weapons packed with sensors, cameras, missiles, and detecting devices.


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