Weekly Roundup 10/5/15

9/28/15 – 10/04/15 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. At the Center for the Study of the Drone Unmanned aircraft have already revolutionized war and commerce, but…

High-Altitude Drones

By Arthur Holland Michel Last month, Steve Whitby, an executive at the french aerospace giant Airbus Defence and Space, briefed reporters with some exciting news. Airbus, he said, had entered into a deal with the British Ministry of Defense, which…

Weekly Roundup 9/28/15

9/21/15 – 9/27/15 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. At the Center for the Study of the Drone One year ago, the British Parliament authorized military intervention…

The Air Campaign Against ISIL

By Dan Gettinger On August 21, 2015, Reyaad Khan and Ruhul Amin, two British citizens who had traveled to Syria to fight with ISIL, were killed in a British drone strike while traveling in a vehicle outside of Raqqa, Syria.…

Weekly Roundup 9/21/15

9/14/15 – 9/20/15 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. At the Center for the Study of the Drone Earlier this month, California Governor Jerry Brown vetoed a…