Spending Bills Add Advanced Sensors To UAVs, Surveillance Systems

U.S. House appropriators have added $142 million for high-definition full-motion video (FMV) sensors on eight airborne programs, including the MQ-1, MQ-9 and U-28 airframes. The new sensors, not in the Pentagon’s 2013 budget request, accounted for half the total increase for the eight programs in...

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