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    Domestic Aviation, author John Villasenor, of the University of California Los Angeles, discusses Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), more colloquially known as “drones.” In particular, he describes the precarious ethical and legal issues drones present to society in the face of their increasingly rapid development. Initially, the author gives a brief, but detailed description of the advancement of unmanned aviation technology, including the vast numbers of applications, from both a domestic and…

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    Controversy Over Drones

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    The Controversy over Drones Why is it so useful having drones at war? What would happen if one country just got rid of their drones? The generation of drones has brought upon a easier way to fight in a wars. Some people might say that drones don't do anything for a country other than maybe scout out a terrorist or two. Drones have saved many american lives in the fact that no one needs to drive them so this will not risk as many lives. If one country fell behind in the production on drones…

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    Night Witch Tactics

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    The Night Witches where a group of all female bomber pilots. They ranged in age from late teens to early twenties. This group made the Soviet Union the first nation to allow women to fly combat missions for the war efforts. The name “Night Witches” is a nickname that was given to them by the Nazi soldiers. This nickname was due to the fact that when they went near their target they would cut off their plane engines, the only sound heard was the “swooshing” of the planes; similar to that of a…

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    Has Technology Gone Too Far? Today, there are many forms of technology that help people make their everyday lives easier. Technology has helped all around the world to let people connect and communicate with each other. There are many ways that technology has helped the human race. Unfortunately, there is a negative side to having such advanced forms of technology. Especially the forms of surveillance that are used in present day. Technology such as drones, domestic surveillance software,…

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    AUV Research participated in the AUVFEST 07 exercise conducted by the Office of Naval Research (ONR). The objectives of the exercise (as far as this thesis work is concerned) were to demonstrate networked communications in a distributed autonomous vehicle system, and to demonstrate highbandwidth communications at long range using ScanEagle as a data communications relay. The experiments were conducted at Tyndall Air Force Base (AFB) where a section of the base has airspace over water. Of…

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    Drones Lab Report Answers

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    By only measuring between one to one hundred nanometres and some weighing less than 10 grams makes the nano drones the smallest drones available. A nano-drone is a billion times smaller than regular drone or 〖10〗^(-9) the size. Each piece of the Nano-drones has to be designed and functioning individually before they can be pieced together to form the final product. The naked eye cannot see the drones when they are one billionth the size of their counterpart. By making the drones to look like…

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    Why Americans Use Drones

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    Why do Americans use drones to fight? How are drones used in the military? Lots of people ask these questions. Drones are used for flying to places our military won’t go. Drones are sent to areas with a lot of terrorist activity to keep soldiers safe. I support the use of drones. Using drones in war is safer for all involved. Drones kill fewer civilians than other weapons like bombs and mortars (Source J). Drones make the U.S. military safer by operating the drones miles away on a video…

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    Using Drones In Warfare

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    Since the day of Sep. 11, 2001 the United States has used drones kill suspected terrorists in Pakistan, Afghanistan, Yemen, Somalia, and other countries. The first drones used was in late 2001 against Taliban, but by February 2002 the CIA hasn’t used a drone for a strike outside military support. Drones being used in warfare would be a smart resolution. Using drones would make less men/ woman being killed or put in risk from certain situations. From the article Phil for humanity it states…

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    Drones Research Paper

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    computer can ascertain a positive combat identification of ground targets—assuming that the data being gathered is geo-registered. Once the computer can determine a positive identification—either a manned or unmanned aircraft—can engage a target. But at the end of the day, the computer is still making the determination that a contact is hostile. And there have been systems in the past such as the Northrop AGM-136 Tacit rainbow anti radiation cruise missile that was canceled in 1991. A later…

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    During the last four years the use of drones have been significantly raised. Sometimes it is also referred to as Washington's Weapon of Choice. During the last four years president Obama has signed off on over 400 drone strikes, while during George Bush’s presidency only 50 drone strikes were signed off. Society is divided into two parts, one part considers the use of drones as a wise step forward while another is critical and wants to keep the US government from using drone airstrikes. Drone…

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