UAVs Becoming Big Business in Defence Industry




Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) have become big business recently and the UK is fast becoming a leader in the field. Britain is the top-ranked country in the European unmanned aerial systems market and is second only to the United States globally. Lord Paul Drayson, minister of state for strategic defence acquisition reform, spoke recently at the Military Air Solutions site of BAE Systems in Warton, where he highlighted the importance of UAV technology in Afghan operations. [eventpdf]...
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