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Unmanned aerial vehicle

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An unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), commonly known as a drone, as an unmanned aircraft ..... Though they carry heavy payloads, weaponized military drones are lighter than their manned counterparts wit...

Drones: What are they and how do they work? - BBC News - BBC.com

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What are drones used for and how are they controlled? To the military, they are UAVs (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) or RPAS (Remotely Piloted Aerial Systems).

FCNL: Understanding Drones

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Drones are quickly becoming one of the U.S. military's primary weapons as the U.S. counterterrorism shifts from engaging in traditional, specified armed conflicts  ...

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV): Drones for Military and Civilian Use

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Mar 21, 2014 ... Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV): Drones for Military and Civilian Use. Droning On: The Rise of Remote Piloted Flying. By Global Research ...

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) - Military Weapons

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There are a total of (119) Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicles (UCAVs) and Drone Aircraft in the Military Factory. Entries are ...

History of U.S. Drones | Understanding Empire

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The MQ-1 Predator is perhaps the most well-known of all military drones used today. It has a wingspan of 55 feet, a length of 27 feet, and can reach speeds of up ...

Military Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) | National Air and Space ...

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Today, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) perform a wide range of missions and are used by all four branches of the military. This exhibit showcases six modern ...

Drones | Military.com

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WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration is amending its regulations for weapons sales to allow the export of armed military drones to friendly nations and ...

What Is A Drone? - Space.com

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Jun 2, 2015 ... On Earth, drones are often used for military purposes because they don't put a pilot's life at risk in combat zones. Also, drones don't require rest, ...

World of Drones | The International Security Program

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World of Drones: Military. Before 9/11, the United States had only a tiny number of experimental drones that were never used in combat. The 9/11 attacks and the  ...

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What are drones? – Drone Wars UK

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Military drone manufacturers are looking for civilian uses for remote sensing drones to expand their markets and this includes the use of drones for domestic ...

Military Drones News, Photos and Videos - ABC News

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Browse Military Drones latest news and updates, watch videos and view all photos and more. Join the discussion and find more about Military Drones at ...

Drones - ProCon.org

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Drones kill fewer civilians, as a percentage of total fatalities, than any other military weapon. The traditional weapons of war - bombs, shells, mines, mortars ...