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Poland and Ukraine close airspace to Russian defense minister’s plane

Source: http://rt.com Edited time: August 29, 2014 16:04   Poland and Ukraine close airspace to Russian defense minister’s plane   Poland and Ukraine have refused overflight rights to the plane of Russia’s defense minister, Sergey Shoigu, who was on his way from Slovakia. The plane has landed in Bratislava. The minister was returning from the […]

Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu

Flying into trouble? Drones to use US airspace as safety record questioned

Source: http://rt.com A newly-released internal investigation by the US Air Force has shown a plague of non-mission-related accidents involving drones in its foreign operations. Meanwhile, Washington is pushing ahead with plans to allow drones into US civil airspace. The report shows Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) crashing consistently and unpredictably due to a wide array of […]


Government, Military To Fly Predator Drones Over North Dakota

Source: http://www.prisonplanet.com By Steve Watson Prisonplanet.com Government, Military To Fly Predator Drones Over North Dakota Local pilots protest use of blinding lasers in their airspace In conjunction with The Federal Aviation Administration, the Air National Guard plans to fly unmanned Predator aircraft over North Dakota and have them aim lasers at ground targets in the […]