posted on Aug, 23 2011 @ 09:54 PM
reply to post by RUSSO
Here's an impressive new UAV under current deployment for anti-piracy operations as well as for use in the continental U.S.
The new, heavily-armed ShadowHawk can track perpetrators using normal or infrared light.
Forget the idea that weaponized unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) are only for military operations in wars fought in far off lands. Soon they’ll begin
setting their sights on criminals within our borders. And they’ll be packing heat, not the long-range missiles of the X-47B, but with up close and
personal stun guns, 12-gauge shotguns and, believe it or not, grenade launchers. (read the rest of the article at