Deadly or a necessity by Eli Kaplan
What is a Drone?
This drone is a special drone that is only used by the US air force. This drone can reach a top altitude of just over 50,000 feet. That's 15,000 feet higher than a commercial jet! Also the predator can carry a 450lb payload of gear. These drones are usually carry missiles, bombs, and cameras.
Drones For Sale
Drones that anyone can buy are starting to become of great controversy because of accounts of people using them to spy on other civilians. Also another reason people think civilian drones should outlawed is that people think that someone might put a gun on a drone or drop a bomb using a drone. Some drones are considerably cheap for example some high end drones can be purchased for only 200 dollars
A stealth Drone
This type of drone is used for military stealth missions for example this drone was a major part of the mission that killed Bin Laden. This drone has a 135 foot wingspan, can fly up to 60,000 feet above sea level, and can be less detectable.
Drones For Sale
These Drones are used to deliver items without using trucks or airplanes. Some people don't like this because it doesn't follows the laws of civilian drone use
Drone Racing in First person point of view
Drones Used for Police Work
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