Unmanned aircraft have become as much about bringing the news as they are about making the news. Drones have delivered video of intense fighting during the Iraqi offensive against Islamic State group militants in Mosul, and CNN has its first newsgathering unit using small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS).  Drones modified into flying improvised explosive devices by terrorists have been found by Iraqi forces. The U.S. is urgently fielding countermeasures to the threat posed by consumer ...


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