Inside America's Drone HQ (BBC Report)

Unmanned aircraft are the new cornerstone of modern military operations, and both American and British crews are learning to fly them at a New Mexico Air Force base.

There, they must tackle the practical questions of what it means to wage war from afar.


America and its allies are fighting wars around the world from computer screens in the deserts of Nevada and New Mexico.

Drones – officially known as remotely piloted aircraft – have become a major part of modern warfare.

 

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Source: BBC News | News Front Page | UK Edition

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