Borne to detect

Pierce, Julia
February 2003
Engineer (00137758);2/7/2003, Vol. 291 Issue 7620, p15
Reports that airborne drones could soon be used to give early warnings of gas attacks on cities and military bases. Development of a small, lightweight sensor and microprocessor system by Sandia National Laboratories and Lockheed Martin; Ability to provide the emergency services with rapid analysis of a situation after a possible chemical attack.


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