Iran Used One-Way UAVs In Attack On Vessel, Blinken Says

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Credit: U.S. Navy
U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Aug. 1 that an Iranian unmanned air vehicle (UAV) attacked an Israeli-managed oil tanker in the Arabian Sea and killed two crew members. The attack on the vessel, the Mercer Street, by a “one-way explosive UAV” on July 30 is a “lethal capability [Iran]...
Steve Trimble

Steve covers military aviation, missiles and space for the Aviation Week Network, based in Washington DC.

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