TITLE

Defense and Government

AUTHOR(S)
Bruno, Michael
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Aviation Week & Space Technology;3/21/2011, Vol. 173 Issue 10, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the use of drone aircraft by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency (CBP). It states three General Atomics Predator B drones are assigned to the Mexican border region and operate from the U.S. Army base Fort Huachuca in Arizona, while another two Predator B drones patrol the Canadian border region and are based at Grand Forks Air Force Base, North Dakota. It mentions the CBP is working with the Coast Guard to identify common maritime drone aircraft requirements.
ACCESSION #
60621439

 

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