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Yahoo News: Drones Large and Small Coming to US

Yahoo! News: Most of the drones that have begun to appear in the skies above the U.S. homeland don't resemble the Predators or Reapers flown by the U.S. military and CIA above Afghanistan and Pakistan. Instead, these smaller versions of flying, unmanned vehicles almost rival the animal kingdom in their diversity.

Government agencies such as NASA and U.S. Customs and Border Protection operate aircraft-size military drones that take off from runways like airplanes. Labs in the United States have even built tiny drones that look like hummingbirds. But most drones resemble the radio-controlled aircraft and toy helicopters flown by hobbyists for decades, capable of taking off horizontally, vertically or by being thrown into the air like a trained falcon or hawk.

"To say they're all the same is not accurate at all,” said Kevin Lauscher, an industrial sales representative for Draganfly Innovations Inc.

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration does not plan to permit drones armed with weapons in U.S. civilian airspace, according to an official quoted by the Washington Times. But state agencies, sheriff's offices and universities have already found more widespread use for drones that carry cameras for taking photos or video from above.


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I believe these are Official videos released by the US Air Force



If we don't win back our freedom NOW, it's gonna get worse before it gets better folks!

Can't wait to see the headlines...

"Americas Hummingbird population is nearing extinction and Ecologists are Baffled"...

Sorry little buddy, but My privacy is worth more than your life... Boom!

The majority of citizens

The majority of citizens asked for them to be in our skies. According to government sources expect to see as many as 30,000 by 2020 or earlier.

Bob Marshall

PRINTING & SPENDING MONEY....with impunity

Boy do we have the "who gives a crap about the trillions of dollars in debt" crowd! These politicians and the Military Industrial Complex have NO BOUNDARIES, no financial boundaries and are so out of touch about what's right and what's wrong that it makes me puke everytime I read something like this!

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What happens if you shoot one down over your property?

Does anyone know?

I mean the little ones of course.

Shoot one down?

Like with a boomerang or a slingshot?

They're coming fer ya guns!

"What if the American people learn the truth" - Ron Paul

henry9's picture

I won't have to worry about retirement if that happens here.

BTW, I'm pretty good with a slingshot!

The beast comes onshore from offshre...

....and who can make war against him?

Revelation 13

I imagine that a completely

I imagine that a completely automated system of always-in-the-air drones may be maintained by refueling drones also. Fuel up on the ground robotically, take off and hook up to refuel drones, then land automatically to repeat the process.

Stop them before they start

Eph 4:27

Because: Some animals are more equal than other animals. -Animal Farm-

What the? > http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6MTIwY3_-ks

Keep your eyes upon Jesus

It's very obvious that this country is now being run by devils.
This truth explains all the abominable things they do both here at home and world-wide.

"Woe to the inhabiters of the earth and of the sea for the devil is come down unto you, having great wrath, because he knoweth that he hath but a short time" ~ Revelation 12:12 ~

The day of the Lord is near, it is near!

" In Thee O Lord do I put my trust " ~ Psalm 31:1~