Monday, 24 February 2014

The Military's Newest Drone Can Roam Up to 1800 Miles From Home

The Military's Newest Drone Can Roam Up to 1800 Miles From Home
Feb 24th 2014, 16:40, by Andrew Tarantola

The Military's Newest Drone Can Roam Up to 1800 Miles From Home

The rapid exit of US ground forces from Afghanistan has caused an unforseen problem for forces in the region: Afghanistan's most remote regions are suddenly out of range of our conventional turbo-prop UAVs, making CIA interdiction against the Taliban nearly impossible. But a new generation of jet-propelled Predator drone will soon take to the skies and venture up to 1800 miles from its base.
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