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“Bugging the Battlefield” – Video of the Electronic Battlefield in Vietnam

This 1969 U.S. military video describes the step-by-step process used to “listen”, “feel” and then interdict the movement of trucks and people in Southeast Asia during the Vietnam War. The training video really brings to life the network of sensors … Continue reading

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Drone Origins: World War II and Vietnam-era Remotely Piloted Vehicles

A DC-130 carries two Ryan Firebee drones under its wing. Drone Origins “Moreover, the pilot of the future will not even need to leave home to wage a foreign war” “In all, an odd prospect: Air combat conducted by men … Continue reading

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