posted on Feb, 11 2009 @ 02:26 AM
Just saw this in the BBC News
"Spy planes" that could help detect roadside bombs from seven-and-a-half miles above the ground have just entered squadron service after successful
trials in Afghanistan. How effective would they be in fighting the Taleban and saving lives?
At almost £1bn for five, the Sentinel R1 jet does not come cheap, but the Ministry of Defence (MoD) hopes its latest "eye in the sky" will have a
The twin-engined plane carries some of the world's most sophisticated radar equipment, allowing it to detect and track enemy movement over huge
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