TITLE

Customs and Border Patrol Predators TAKE FLIGHT

AUTHOR(S)
Serluco, Paul
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Homeland Defense Journal;Dec2007/Jan2008, Vol. 5 Issue 12, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the U.S. Custom and Border Protection (CBP) agency has decided to expand the area of operation of its Predator B unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) from south west border to the northern border. According to the assistant commissioner of CBP Air and Marine, Michael Kostelnik, the sensors of the vehicles will include a high accuracy radar which will image objects moving on the ground. The maritime version of the Predator B will include radar with digital data feedback.
ACCESSION #
31703330

 

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