CIA Drones

As we get ready for President-elect Trump to assume the presidency, it’s a good time to reflect on President Obama’s term in office, his policies and their implications. Many will point to the Affordable Care Act, otherwise known as Obamacare, as key to the president’s legacy. But Obama has presided over more than a massive […]

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New York: Months before 9/11, US Air Force captain Scott Swanson patrolled the skies over Afghanistan with a Predator drone. Mr Swanson and his team were hunting Osama bin Laden. And they found him. But this was months before the new drones could fire missiles, and the pilots could only watch as bin Laden walked […]

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Counter-drone technologies range from deploying birds of prey to firing nets from a bazooka and using signals jamming. This serves to disable, capture, or redirect unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) that are being used to smuggle drugs, drop bombs, spy behind enemy lines, spy on celebrities, or buzz public spaces. The drone/counter-drone arms race is fed in part […]

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Counter-drone technologies range from deploying birds of prey to firing nets from a bazooka and using signals jamming. This serves to disable, capture, or redirect unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) that are being used to smuggle drugs, drop bombs, spy behind enemy lines, spy on celebrities, or buzz public spaces. The drone/counter-drone arms race is fed in part […]

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New York: Months before 9/11, US Air Force captain Scott Swanson patrolled the skies over Afghanistan with a Predator drone. Mr Swanson and his team were hunting Osama bin Laden. And they found him. But this was months before the new drones could fire missiles, and the pilots could only watch as bin Laden walked […]

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Months before 9/11, U.S. Air Force captain Scott Swanson patrolled the skies over Afghanistan with a Predator drone. Swanson and his team were hunting Osama bin Laden. And they found him. But this was months before the new drones could fire missiles, and the pilots could only watch as bin Laden walked away. On Jan […]

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Months before 9/11, U.S. Air Force captain Scott Swanson patrolled the skies over Afghanistan with a Predator drone. Swanson and his team were hunting Osama bin Laden. And they found him. But this was months before the new drones could fire missiles, and the pilots could only watch as bin Laden walked away. On Jan […]

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