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drone aircraft

n
(Aeronautics) a pilotless radio-controlled aircraft used for reconnaissance or bombing
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The document also implies to provide a definition of drone aircraft that are close to the definition of the International Civil Aviation Association.
BAGHDAD (NINA) - Oil prices jumped on Friday as tensions rose in the Gulf after US President Donald Trump announced that his country had shot down an Iranian drone aircraft while Tahran said it had stopped a foreign oil tanker in the Gulf.
The experimental testing was conducted in the presence of Asyad technology team, the executive leaders in the ports of the Sultanate, Where (HAITCH-D) company, in cooperation with the Sohar Port, launched a live experience of the use of drone aircraft.
Muscat, Jun.24 (ONA) The Sultanate today denied what have been circulated through media about conveying a US message to the Iranian government on downing a US drone aircraft.
[27/April/2019] MOSCOW, April 27 (Saba) - Russia has built a system to protect strategic missile forces from drone aircraft and Russian forces have been receiving these systems since the beginning of this year, a Russian newspaper reported.
Speaking at a press conference in the Saudi capital Riyadh, Al-Maliki said a coalition military operation that was conducted in Sanaa on Saturday night "targeted a Houthi manufacturing and assembly area for drone aircraft."
One development I've been waiting for years to see, though, is the invention of a drone aircraft capable of shooting down another drone aircraft in air-to-air combat.
Kratos Defense announced that its Unmanned Systems Division, or KUSD, has recently received approximately $38M in high performance unmanned aerial drone aircraft, systems, and related product contract awards.
Israel tried to shoot down the kites last Friday by destroying small-scale drone aircraft and hooking them up with kite-threaded wires.
He added that drone aircraft carried out attack on the militants hideouts and killed 15 Daesh fighters in the Speenazai area of bordering Nazian district and destroyed the militant's hideouts in the strike.
But he added: "There are probably between 85,000 to 100,000 drone aircraft and they're going up."