reconnaissance drone

reconnaissance drone

[ri′kän·ə·səns ‚drōn]
(aerospace engineering)
An uncrewed aircraft guided by remote control, with photographic or electronic equipment for providing information about an enemy or potential enemy.
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Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Yemeni Army forces shot down a Saudi-led reconnaissance drone in flight over a border area in the Kingdom's Southern region of Asir.
It appears Iran was sending a reconnaissance drone to take photos inside Israel that Iran could then show as propaganda to the Iranian public, using the photos to claim superiority over Israel.
An Israeli F-16 fighter jet crashed of Saturday after being fired from within Syria, the Israeli army said that they shot down an Iranian reconnaissance drone plane coming from Syria and stormed Israeli airspace over the Bisan area.
Armasuisse immobilien plans to build the new "center for aviation systems emmen" (zle) on the grounds of the military airfield as a hangar building with a total of 7 massive aircraft boxes, including the requirements for the reconnaissance drone system (ads 15).
The reconnaissance drone was believed to be operated by the Syrian regime, reported CNN, quoting Israeli Army official as saying.
A similar reconnaissance drone was downed for intruding into the Pakistani side in Bhimber district on July 15, 2015.
Download Fresh Israeli breach of Lebanese airspace NNA - An Israeli enemy reconnaissance drone violated the Lebanese airspace yesterday [Thursday] at 7.
Summary: An Israeli reconnaissance drone crashed Monday on the outskirts of Aita Shaab in the southern district of Bint Jbeil, a security source told The Daily Star.
The Royal Navy has operated the Scaneagle reconnaissance drone (shown) since 2013.
Last month, the Syrian army said it shot down an Israeli reconnaissance drone flying over Quneitra province.
DAMASCUS (AFP) - The Syrian army has claimed it shot down an Israeli reconnaissance drone flying near the occupied Golan Heights, state media said Monday.
With test and evaluation proceeding well in April-May 1962, the NRO sought an operator for the Model 147 reconnaissance drone.
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