Drone flights spark debate

TECHNOLOGY & LAW


At least one Predator drone has flown missions over the Rim Fire over the past week. The use of the reconaissance and weapon system over the U.S. has drawn some concern from privacy advocates. This image shows a military Predator armed for attack operations. The National Guard Predator used over the fire was not armed.The use of a military Predator surveillance drone over the Rim Fire this past week has drawn a range of responses from area residents and politicians.
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