UAVs Continue To Rack Up Operational Hours

UAVs Continue To Rack Up Operational Hours

Contributor: Defence IQ Press
Posted: 05/16/2011
Defence IQ Press

UAVs (unmanned aerial vehicles) have racked up significant operational experience as a force multiplier in Afghanistan and are expected to continue to do so as the difficult task of fighting insurgents and combating the threat of improvised explosive devices continues.
Although their use has been controversial at times, both the United States and UK armies have used UAV technology with success to hit their targets, while minimising the risks to troops.
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