Is there a drone in your neighbourhood? Rise of spy planes exposed after FAA is forced to reveal 63 launch sites across U.S.
Unmanned spy planes are being launched from locations in 20 states and owners include the military and universities
By JULIAN GAVAGHAN
PUBLISHED: 05:15 EST, 24 April 2012 |
There are at least 63 active drone sites around the U.S, federal authorities have been forced to reveal following a landmark Freedom of Information lawsuit.
The unmanned planes – some of which may have been designed to kill terror suspects – are being launched from locations in 20 states.
Most of the active drones are deployed from military installations, enforcement agencies and border patrol teams, according to the Federal Aviation Authority.
So we have one at the UW Madison and one at the University of Michigan. Is it for the radical students or is there something else to it. You would think they should have one in Northern Wisconsin and another in the U P to cover the boarder. What do you think?
Google Map with list of places Drones are at.