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Army's new Watchkeeper drone to patrol Wiltshire skies

A drone, one of 54 bought by the Army for £850m, is to begin flying over Wiltshire this week.

It is the first time an "Unmanned Aircraft System" (UAS) has been cleared to use civilian airspace in the UK, on what is likely to become a permanent arrangement.

Ben Moore reports.

  • 24 Feb 2014
  • From the section UK
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