France To Weaponize General Atomics MQ-9 Reapers

Credit: Jean-Luc BRUNET/Armee de l’air/Armees
France’s decision to arm its General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper UAVs, otherwise used for surveillance, signals the conclusion of a debate on the use of a lethal weapon from an unmanned platform. The number of Western countries operating armed UAVs is small but growing. In France, the practical benefits of...

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