DHS Predator Flights Begin In Texas Today

September 2010
Defense Daily;9/1/2010, Vol. 247 Issue 44, p6
Market Research Report
The article reports that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) will begin flights of its Predator Unmanned Aircraft Systems in Texas. It states that the deployment of the drone aircrafts is aimed at monitoring Texas' border with Mexico. It also mentions that the U.S. government has authorized the deployment of an additional 1,200 National Guard troops to the border to provide intelligence and support counter-narcotics enforcement.


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