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Just a question of legality? Air Force hires civilian drone pilots for combat patrols

Air Force hires civilian drone pilots for combat patrols; critics question legality

Funny: The supplier of Reaper drones, General Atomics, also supply the pilots… 1,211 more words


Nevada officials are gearing up for the arrival of NASA drones.

LAS VEGAS — Nevada officials are gearing up for the arrival of NASA drones.

The state is in final negotiations to allow the space agency to test unmanned aerial vehicles in Nevada airspace, the Governor’s Office of Economic Development said Friday. 288 more words

Reprieve: UK needs to come clean on involvement in US strikes on Yemen, Pakistan

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For immediate release: Thu July 23, 2015

UK pilots embedded at US drone base responsible for Pakistan, Yemen strikes… 525 more words

▶ Activists tell why they protested drone warfare at Creech AFB

Powerful documentary interviewing anti-drone activists that participated in SHUT DOWN CREECH,  A week long protest last March at Creech AFB near Las Vegas, Nevada. Nearly 150 people came from over 20 different states, from Alaska to Arizona and Maine to Tennessee. 

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Military Madness

VIDEO: Anti-drone protesters try to block pilots at Nevada air base


INDIAN SPRINGS — Metro police arrested Father Louis Vitale and 33 others for trespassing and blocking a road at Creech Air Force Base where 140 peace activists had gathered early Friday to protest U.S. 1,721 more words

Protesters At Nevada Air Base Call For End To Drone Warfare

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Protesters at the gate of an air base in southern Nevada are calling for an end to U.S. drone missions that they say kill many more civilians than terrorists halfway around the world. 114 more words


Air Force Reports On Drone Crash At Creech

HAMPTON, Va. (AP) – An Air Force investigation says a Predator drone crashed into a runway on a Nevada base because of a low-level wind shear and pilot error. 100 more words