first published on November 3, 2015 by Will
An Al Nusra recreational model quadcopter drone captures tracers and explosions from a bird’s-eye-view.
Cheap to buy and easy to operate, the benefits of having a real-time aerial view of the battlefield are invaluable. Without sending friendly units behind enemy lines, and within minutes, one can have an accurate assessment of the enemy’s size, location, activities, and equipment.
This screen shot demonstrates the life-saving intelligence that can be gathered and instantly disseminated to ground troops before sending them into harm’s way. “Should we go into the compound?” If so, “where should we breach?” “Where are the enemy forces in relation to our own.”