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TEHRAN (FNA)- The number of modern unmanned aerial vehicles in the Russian army has increased to 1,720 in 2015 from just 180 drone aircraft
Hellfire missiles will be launched from Drone aircraft
under the new directives
The drone aircraft
fired two missiles at the compound, completely destroying it, they said.
In Syria, attack, fighter, bomber, and drone aircraft
launched 20 airstrikes: near Al Hasakah, where "three airstrikes struck two ISIL tactical units and destroyed an ISIL armored vehicle and an ISIL VBIED (vehicle-borne improvised explosive device)," near Dayr az Zawr, where one airstrike "struck a crude oil collection point," and near Ain Al-Arab/Kobane, where "13 airstrikes struck an ISIL large tactical unit, eight ISIL tactical units, three ISIL fighting positions and destroyed 21 ISIL fighting positions, two ISIL staging areas, two ISIL tanks and three ISIL vehicles," CJTF-OIR affirmed.
Fighter jets and drone aircraft
destroyed an armed truck that was firing on Kurdish forces near Irbil, and then followed up with four more attacks on other armed trucks and a mortar position, the Pentagon reported.
ISAF drone aircraft
fired missile at a car which resulted in the killing of six militants onboard, he added.
A few years ago, when drone aircraft
first began to make their mark, the first uses for the technology were naturally in the military.
The Federal Aviation Administration is expecting thousands of drone aircraft
to be introduced to the skies over the next several years, and they want universities to help them develop the roadmap.
Summary: The news late last week that a drone aircraft
was hovering over the residence of a prominent Lebanese politician has seemingly come and gone with little in the way of official action or even rhetoric.
The very thought of drone aircraft
makes many people uneasy.